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Baked Avocado Tacos with Cabbage Slaw

Baked Avocado Tacos with Cabbage Slaw

Avocado Tacos are something I always order when I see them on the menu… I mean avocados are so clearly delicious, why not make them the star ingredient of a taco. But given avocados soft creamy texture, an avocado taco begs for something crunchy, so […]

Sunchoke & Beet Couscous

Sunchoke & Beet Couscous

There are truly so many ways to enjoy sunchokes! They are definitely one of my favorite root vegetables, but I am just trying to figure out why I had not heard of them sooner! Today’s dish is sort of a cross between a lot of […]

Sunchoke & Dukkah Hummus

Sunchoke & Dukkah Hummus

I think I am running out of stories behind all the different hummus flavors I am making. The long story short is I just love hummus and after tasting the creaminess of sunchokes, I knew it would make a really good hummus, and so I […]

Herb Allium Hummus

Herb Allium Hummus

Ever since I went to Little Sesame in DC (I am so sad they closed and cannot wait for their new shop)I want to make all the hummus and veggie combos. Not to mention the pita from Baklava Couture I could eat this every day. […]

Barbecue Jackfruit Quesadilla

Barbecue Jackfruit Quesadilla

What has two thumbs and is excited for the Superbowl?! This girl! I really cannot hide that I am a huge patriots fan (see last year’s Superbowl post) but I am too nervous about the game to say anything else! I know many people hate […]

Creamy Kale and Potato Tacos

Creamy Kale and Potato Tacos

And I promised these recipes wouldn’t just be raw kale salads and green juice! There tacos are seriously the best ever.  You won’t even believe they are full of kale! I think I have talked before about my love for this cute little taco shop […]

Honeynut Squash Tacos with Pear Radicchio Slaw

Honeynut Squash Tacos with Pear Radicchio Slaw

Does anyone ever get sick of tacos? Not me! It’s likely to do with the fact that I am the opposite of a taco purist (who do you call the opposite?). I love coming up with new taco combinations and I am often inspired by […]

Stuffed Squash Blossom and Grilled Corn Tacos with Avocado Sauce

Stuffed Squash Blossom and Grilled Corn Tacos with Avocado Sauce

Don’t get me wrong, I love to buy and receive flowers. However, it’s always so disappointing when they begin to wither and die. Why can’t they last forever? But what if you could put some flowers to good use? And by good use, I mean […]

Grilled Peach Panzanella Salad

Grilled Peach Panzanella Salad

How was everyone’s fourth? I had such a great day. I went to Bluejacket Brewery in DC’s Navy Yard neighborhood. They have a Strawberry Rhubarb beer on tap! How did I miss this during Rhubarb week!

Fish Tacos with Jicama Radish Slaw

Fish Tacos with Jicama Radish Slaw

I am back! It’s been 3 long weeks of dealing with the unexpected demise of my computer, arguing with techs, and finally purchasing a new one. During this downtime, I have been busy making lots of plans and thinking about upgrades I want to make […]