Category: Appetizers and Snacks

Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Boats

Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Boats

After a weekend of pure and utter indulgence…well, actually, more like a month-long binge of indulgent eating (hello Key Lime Pies! and Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño), I decided to clean up my act a little bit. Lucky for me the man of the house also decided to […]

Goat Cheese Stuffed Candied Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños

Goat Cheese Stuffed Candied Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños

Cheese stuffed anything can make my whole week! Then you add Bacon, holy moly, it’s a total love affair. Last weekend I was at my friend’s house cooking, just gazing out of her window down onto the whole of LA (the view from her kitchen […]

Pasta Salad

Pasta Salad

Pasta salad is one of my favorite summer recipes. It’s always a sign that summer is here when my daughter and I whip up a big batch. And it’s about as close to vegan as I get with my meals….but I don’t buy vegan dressing so […]

Savory Roasted Sweet Potato Chips

Savory Roasted Sweet Potato Chips

Sweet potatoes are a staple in our house. If you’ve read our other post on sweet potato fries, then you know we really dig how healthy and tasty this vegetable is. So, in an effort to be creative and break out of the norm, we tried not […]

Manuka Honey Sriracha Tofu

Manuka Honey Sriracha Tofu

I have been OBSESSED with tofu recently. It’s definitely a texture thing, I don’t know what it is about the pillowy soft squares, but I just could eat them all day long. Since I haven’t really cooked with tofu much, I have been scouring the […]

Color of the Rainbow Bagels

Color of the Rainbow Bagels

Homemade Bagels: A fun time creating a delicious carbohydrate rich treat, and a perfect recipe for the little ones in your life to help with. Who doesn’t love a delicious warm bagel in the AM? My daughter prefers hers piled HIGH with butter, while I […]

Delicious Twist on Bruschetta with Chickpeas

Delicious Twist on Bruschetta with Chickpeas

We are total suckers for a good dip. Really though, who doesn’t love a crunchy chip/cracker piled high with a delicious spread? Recently at a friend’s house for happy hour and a play date (it’s really the best way to have a play date), I had the […]

Balsamic Roasted Cauliflower

Balsamic Roasted Cauliflower

Cauliflower is having a moment! It’s everywhere these days. Let’s be honest, it is really taking up everyone’s Instagram feed. Can’t say that we saw this one coming. It’s now disguising itself as a “rice”. It’s shoving itself into the ever-too-cool-for-school smoothie world. And yes, it is […]

Tin Roof Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Tin Roof Roasted Brussel Sprouts

There is no way you can taste these little guys and not crave them for days (even months) afterwards. This Brussel sprout recipe is truly life changing. It is the only Brussel sprout recipe that you will ever need. And it contains a secret ingredient, […]

Avocado Toast

Avocado Toast

Yes, we did it, we jumped on the avocado toast bandwagon. Um, how is this just becoming a thing now? And who is the genius that changed everyone’s life forever by coming up with this wonderful combination? These are the things we ponder in life. Now, we’ve tried […]