Carrot Apple Raisin Kale Salad

Posted on Jan 20th, 2014

Carrots and apples and kale…CARROTS and APPLES and KALE, Oh My! These are three foods you're likely to encounter on the yellow brick road to…

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Citrus Lentil Salad With Kumquat-Mint Vinaigrette

Posted on Dec 30th, 2013

Tangy kumquats, tart cranberries, zesty lemons, and refreshing mint mingled together in a satisfying lentil salad. This pick-me-up meal packs some…

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Ginger Coconut Mango Aloha Granola

Posted on Jan 24th, 2014

In a former lifetime I worked as a real estate transaction coordinator in Everett, Washington. My boss, Clint Schlotfeldt, was the coolest boss ever.…

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Homemade Raw Almond Milk

Posted on Jan 14th, 2014

So…you know that almond milk you get in a carton from the refrigerated aisle at the grocery store? The Almond Breeze or Silk or whatever brand you…

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Miso Mushroom Bisque

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2014

A new twist on bisque: miso + mushrooms + creamy Raw Almond Milk = super simple rainy Monday night dinner bliss with minimal dishwashing = more time…

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Orange Rosemary Scones

Posted on Feb 28th, 2014

I'm sad citrus season is coming to a close. Bye bye oranges, lemons, kumquats. Hellllllooooo peaches, nectarines and apricots! Okay, so I'm not…

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Pumpkin Cashew Curried Millet

Posted on Feb 5th, 2014

Warming ginger, flavorful curry, and scrumptious pumpkin turn mild-mannered millet into a mouth-watering meal. Post-holiday canned pumpkin was a…

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Salted Chocolate Bark with Maple Bacon and Ancho Chile

Posted on Jun 30th, 2014

Salted Chocolate Bark with Maple Bacon and Ancho Chile. Does this need explaining? Think Mexican mocha meets maple-drenched bacon. Sweet. Salty.…

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Sierra Nevada Stout Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Posted on Jan 9th, 2014

Maybe it was the looming clouds and the threat of rain this week that made me crave beef stew. Maybe it was the fact that I'm getting over a cold. Or…

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Spicy Summer Peach Home-Canned Salsa

Posted on Jul 2nd, 2014

Quick quiz. 1. How do you preserve the fresh summer flavor of ripe peaches all year long? a. Freeze them b. Let the birds eat them off the…

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Thai Chicken Noodle Salad with Chile-Lime Peanut Sauce

Posted on Jan 2nd, 2014

Pssst. Hey you. It's time to get cooking again. Yes, you. This one is easy peasy. Toss together al dente pasta, crisp veggies, moist shredded…

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Tropical Seaweed Wraps with Hummus, Mango & Avocado

Posted on Jun 16th, 2014

Do you ever get stuck in a food rut? Somehow you can't think of anything to make for dinner despite the endless inspiration of the world wide web…

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Vegan Lemon Squares With Chia Oat Crust

Posted on Feb 12th, 2014

After scarfing down two of these lemon squares, my boyfriend proclaims with powdered sugar-covered lips, "These are the best lemon squares I've ever…

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