Archives for August 2015

Curried Lentil Bowl with Root Veggies and Pepitas

Last week The Kid and I took a road trip to Austin. I love Austin! It’s so laid back and it’s also a great place to get meals that are on the healthy side. After all it’s the birthplace of Whole Foods, and there are also plenty of vegan places to choose from. Not just […]

Linguine with Sicilian Pesto

The other day I was asked for a pasta recipe that didn’t require a lot of time or cooking. I’m all for recipes that you can throw on the table fast and this one couldn’t be easier. You get the taste of tomatoes, garlic and parmesan from an Italian dish but you don’t have to […]

Copycat Mayan Harvest Bake

I love playing around in the kitchen and I’m not afraid to try new things. Within reason, of course. I’m not eating anything too exotic, but I like unique flavor combinations and will give just about anything a try. I often get ideas for my meals by looking over restaurant menus like with the Black […]

Tomato Barley Salad with Ponzu Vinaigrette

I almost always have a salad variation for lunch. Salads are so easy to make and you don’t have to heat up your kitchen. Just grab a bunch of veggies, throw in a grain of some sort, toss with a protein, and lunch! They’re also very portable if you take lunch with you to work. […]

Blueberry Chocolate High Protein Pancakes

Pancakes are like the waffles high maintenance cousin. You have to heat a pan, get it just right, flip them carefully. Waffles are just so much easier in my mind. Plug in the iron, batter up, done. Sometimes you need the quick and easy waffle, and other times you want the fancy dancy pancakes. I […]