Crunchy Kale and Mushroom Tacos

crunchy kale and mushroom tacos

Tapas are a growing trend on the restaurant scene in recent years and I can’t say that I’m disappointed. Small plates that are less expensive make it easier to try different dishes or have a light meal. These restaurants are lining our city streets here in Connecticut and you usually can find a taco on the menu. […]

Pepper and Provolone Salad

Provolone Pepper Salad

This hot cherry pepper and provolone salad with roasted red peppers and celery is topped off with a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil. A humble reminder that simple food can be good and good for you. The flavors and colors of this salad are familiar and reminiscent of our big family dinners. There is always […]

Tuna-less Tuna Salad

tunaless tuna salad

Stuff this tuna-less tuna salad in a lettuce wrap (swiss chard pictured), a tortilla, top a salad or eat it straight out of the bowl. You can never have too many go to lunches and let’s face it, it’s easy to get bored of the same old brown bagged sandwich. The tuna-less tuna salad with […]

Kale-Sweet Potato Egg Baskets

sweet potato-kale egg baskets

Up your brunch game, add these baked eggs in a sweet potato and kale “basket” to this weekends menu. Even kale skeptics could love these gorgeous egg baskets with a slightly smokey and sweet flavor. If you like your egg yolk a little runny it adds a smooth creamy texture that compliments the crispy greens. Did I mention this […]

Healthy Freezer Meals to Prep before Baby Arrives

freezer meals before baby

Sorry guys, I’ve been MIA for the last month. I am expecting our second child any day now so I have been listening to my body by resting and preparing for baby. Spending my time with my husband and son as we transition from a three person family to four. While recipe testing and photography has taken a […]