Recipes & Food

Rhubarb Blackberry Pie in a Jar

Rhubarb Blackberry Pie in a Jar

ALTHOUGH I GREW UP WITH IT, love eating it, and admire its array of many colors, I’ve just never cooked with rhubarb – until now! I noticed the rosy celery-like stalks at my summer market, and, thinking how similar it looked to Swiss chard, my interest was piqued and I brought it home. Not sure […]
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Superfood Kale Salad

Superfood Kale Salad

THE KING OF CRUCIFEROUS VEGGIES Why add greens like kale to your diet? They clean you out, help you shed unwanted pounds, offer a mean nutritional punch and they’re delicious when you know how to prepare them.  In addition, green vegetables are missing most from the modern diet. They are also perhaps the most important […]
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Pineapple, Mango Kale Salad with Pecans & Coconut-Lime Dressing

Pineapple, Mango Kale Salad with Pecans & Coconut-Lime Dressing

A CITRUSY KALE SALAD Today I enjoyed the company of an incredible group of ladies for a nice Sunday brunch to catch up, relax & have some fun. As I was contemplating the type of dish I wanted to contribute, my taste buds were torn between wanting something citrusy & sweet for breakfast and a […]
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Pecan Pate Appetizer Wraps

Pecan Pate Appetizer Wraps

Recipe The Goods: Wrappers 2 zucchini, thinly cut into wide strips with a mandolin slicer. The Goods: Pate 1 1/2 cups pecans 2 Tbsp leeks, minced 1 1/2 Tbsp lemon juice 1/2 Tbsp tamari (wheat-free soy sauce) 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1/4 tsp Celtic sea salt  2 Tbsp fresh parsley, minced (optioal)  
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Steamed Brussels Sprouts with Dried Cherries & Pecans

Steamed Brussels Sprouts with Dried Cherries & Pecans

FROM FARMERS MARKET TO TABLE I brought home some beautiful Brussles sprouts today from my weekly Farmer’s Market trip.  As a part of my weekend market routine, I typically make a list, head to the market, shop for fresh foods & head home to whip up some magic.  A big part of the fun for […]
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