Olive Oil Fried Kohlrabi and Rutabaga Cakes

A perfect crunchy and savory pairing to any breakfast or brunch and an ideal appetizer to serve to family and friends. Sometimes I have a tricky time figuring out what to do with my root vegetables and I am challenged to get creative. They always look so beautiful but also somewhat intimidating. Over the summer, I made…

Grape, Garlic & Greens Warm Winter Salad

A warm winter salad consisting of brussel sprout leaves, tatsoi, kale, garlic, red grapes, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, goat cheese and raw honey. Warm salads have always been a slightly strange concept to me. The first time I had one was in a restaurant a number of years back and I was pleasantly surprised by how…

Fluffy Buttercup Winter Squash Waffles

Delicious, fluffy breakfast waffles made with roasted winter squash and topped with sautéed apples, Kelly Petersen’s homemade apple butter, granola, pumpkin seeds and maple syrup. Yay for squash season! I absolutely LOVE using squash in a variety of recipes from sweet treats to savory delights. Roasting the squash is always the most time consuming part, but…

Stovetop Pumpkin & Green Vegetable Pasta

A festive and filling fall feast consisting of your favorite pasta, pumpkin, cheese, brussel sprouts, tat soi, broccoli, honey, and walnuts. Happy Halloween, Family, Friends and Followers!!! 🙂 I hope you all have a terrific day filled with some tricks but mostly TREATS! To celebrate, I am posting my recipe for this seasonal Stovetop Pumpkin and…

Pineapple Honey Chicken, Sweet Pepper, Broccoli and Cauliflower Rice

The perfect blend of spicy, sweet and savory ~ peppers, onion, cauliflower, breaded chicken, garlic, broccoli and fresh pineapple, all tied together with a delicious creamed pineapple honey sauce. This is a meal that satisfies every craving ~ spicy, salty, sweet, savory, you name it! I adore the combination of fruits, vegetables, proteins and sauce to…

Key Lime Honey, Radish, Golden Beet & Blood Orange Salad

A colorful and delicious salad made of mixed greens, blood oranges, French radishes, watermelon radishes, goat cheese, pistachios, golden beets and a key lime honey drizzle. This is, undoubtedly, the salad of my dreams. The colors alone fulfil that. Add in taste and you have a totally different dimension! I am not a lover of…

Personal-Sized Stovetop Tomato Frittata

A personal-sized tomato frittata ready in minutes and made with less than 10  ingredients! 🙂 I am LOVING that tomato season is longer than usual this year! I can’t get enough of the deliciousness and abundance of farm fresh tomatoes. To embrace these last number of tomato harvests, I decided to craft up a single serve tomato…

Creamy Kale, Cauliflower and Eggplant “Ravioli”

Little Kale “Raviolis” Stuffed with a Blend of Roasted Cauliflower, Roasted Eggplant, Olive Oil and a Garlic & Herb Cream Cheese, Baked to Perfection. I love being a bit “innovative” with my vegetables. And when trying to think of a way to recreate ravioli, I got the idea of using kale leaves. And, surprisingly, it turned out…