Lentils have all of the cornerstones of a pantry essential: fairly quick to make, affordable, and packed to gills with health benefits….
I didn’t think it possible to witness lightning strike twice, but it did. Last year it happened with the first Big Traveling Potluck. The blog was born and I had finally found my people, my tribe. The cynic in me thought there was no way the second Potluck could personally top the first. I was wrong….
Sweet potatoes aren’t just for Thanksgiving and slathering with marshmallows or butter. Sweet potatoes are chock-full of vitamins that reduce stress, boost immunity, help prevent heart attacks, and that make your skin look great. They’re also on the Clean Fifteen list, meaning that the non-organic version of sweet potatoes aren’t loaded with pesticides and you can save some cash at the grocery store….
When I first heard of nutritional yeast, I was making a tofu breakfast burrito from another blogger’s recipe. I skipped over the yeast (since that sounded kinda odd, putting yeast in a burrito) and went on with the recipe….
Surprise! Vegetables aren’t just for dinner! The beet is a great root vegetable to use in sweet applications as well. I usually pair it with chocolate when I’m baking….
Recently, N and I celebrated our favorite friends’ birthdays. R and C have birthdays a week apart and last year, had a great party to celebrate. This year, they decided not to celebrate with a party, but I couldn’t let their birthdays pass without some kind of celebration!…