Recipes

How I Get My Kid To Eat Carrots

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  How DO you get a kid to eat carrots? To which you should ask, “ah, how old’s the kid?” My short list: 1. Add sauce. 2. YOU have to eat it (and look like you’re enjoying it). 3. Do a song and dance number about how much you LOOOOVE carrots. 4. Don’t make it   …Continue Reading

Dark Side of the Minestrone Soup

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Taste the rainbow chard, kale, white or kidney beans, elbow macaroni, carrots, tomatoes, purple carrots, did I already say beans? How about today you pack your senses with nothing but the classics? I’ve got what you need: Pink Floyd and pasta. Pasta in soup! Brilliant! But, what? No meat? You can’t have any pudding if   …Continue Reading

Recipe: Coconut Curried Lentils with Butternut Squash

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I can’t remember a past fall that I’ve welcomed with so much enthusiasm as this year’s. Going into my 24th week of pregnancy, the hints of cool in the evening breezes are incredibly enjoyable. This past summer and all of its heavy heat were the most oppressive yet. Even though my blood pressure checks in   …Continue Reading

Vegan Hipster Waffles 2.0

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When I moved into Ben’s place a few months ago, I found a Belgian Waffler hidden in the recesses of his kitchen cabinets. He thinks it must have come with the apartment (and he’s been here for a few years so….). Anyway, I was ecstatic because I loves me some KITCHEN GADGETS!!! But after reading   …Continue Reading

Homemade Energy Bars

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To my dismay, most of the energy bars on the market have ingredients that just don’t jive well with me. One such ingredient is whey protein, which may¬†sound¬†fine but it’s a byproduct of the cheese making process and therefore doesn’t belong in my food! As with most edible things, I prefer the diy method because   …Continue Reading