comfort food, Cooking, Fried, Holiday, Vegetarian

Week 46: Potato Latkes

We are fully submerged in the holiday season! Decorations are up, holiday cards are starting to arrive, holiday gifts have been purchased, and we are halfway through Hanukkah with Christmas right around the corner!! To not get too far ahead of myself, I decided to start with one holiday. To celebrate the festival of lights,… Continue reading Week 46: Potato Latkes

Baking, Cooking, Fun, Pizza, Vegetarian

Week 39: Spaghetti Squash Pizza

The biggest craze these last couple years has been Cauliflower Pizza, but truthfully, I don't actually enjoy it. I know it is healthier than traditional pizza, but to me it lacks a lot of the flavor and texture I want from a pizza! Maybe I haven't found the perfect recipe, but either way I have… Continue reading Week 39: Spaghetti Squash Pizza

Asian, Cooking, Seafood, Vegetarian

Week 33: Summer Rolls with a Peanut Sauce and Duck Sauce

For months now, one of my friends has been telling me how easy and delicious summer rolls are, and I finally got around to making this dish! This is another one of those daunting dishes, that is pretty simple when you actually get down to making it. I started with this recipe that really spelled out… Continue reading Week 33: Summer Rolls with a Peanut Sauce and Duck Sauce

Cooking, Salad, Vegetarian

Week 30: Grilled Peach and Sweet Potato Salad with a Honey Balsamic Dressing

After two challenging weeks, I figured I would give myself an easy week and make this fruit and vegetable salad. Unfortunately, I managed to make mistakes almost every step of the way. This salad recipe was so exciting to me- sweet potatoes, and warmed peaches with a honey balsamic dressing. I personally love the combination of fruits… Continue reading Week 30: Grilled Peach and Sweet Potato Salad with a Honey Balsamic Dressing

Cheesy, Cooking, Vegetarian

Week 26: Zucchini Pizza Boats

This week I was craving pizza, but also wanted to be healthy. So my solution was to make these absolutely delicious zucchini pizza boats. I came across the idea of a zucchini boat while sifting though pinterest, and there are a thousand different zucchini boat dishes you can make. When I saw a bunch of… Continue reading Week 26: Zucchini Pizza Boats

Cooking, Salad, Vegetarian

Week 21: Kale Summer Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

When the weather gets warm, that last thing I want to eat is something hot and heavy. So this week I decided to try my hand in making a salad dressing, to dress a delicious fruit filled summer salad. There is something so refreshing about vegetables and fruits mixed together, and it truly is one… Continue reading Week 21: Kale Summer Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

Cooking, Vegetarian

Week 13: Ratatouille and Cauliflower Cheesy Breadsticks

This week I lived my Pixar dream... except there was no mouse under my chef hat guiding me through the kitchen. When I saw the movie Ratatouille back in 2007, I thought the dish was so fancy and something only professional chefs in France made. Well look at this, 11 years (!!!!!) later and while I… Continue reading Week 13: Ratatouille and Cauliflower Cheesy Breadsticks