Spring Asparagus Orange Farro Salad

In this Asparagus Orange Farro Salad boiled new potatoes, crispy raw asparagus, chewy farro, peppery scallions, salty feta and crispy bacon all get tossed in a bright orange vinaigrette for a mouthful of Spring flavors!

In this Asparagus Orange Farro Salad boiled new potatoes, crispy raw asparagus, chewy farro, peppery scallions, salty feta and crispy bacon all get tossed in a bright orange vinaigrette for a mouthful of Spring flavors! Alternate Title: “Spring in a Bowl”. The orange vinaigrette is bright and basically liquid happiness and sunshine right there on… 

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Roasted Honey Orange Brussels Sprouts Wild Rice Salad

Roasted Honey Orange Brussels Sprouts Wild Rice Salad - An easy, healthy and filling meal!

Crispy roasted honey Brussels sprouts and leaks are tossed with wild rice, kale, feta cheese and a honey orange dressing for the perfect side dish or meal! These roasted Brussels sprouts and leeks are my everything right now. I can eat an entire pan without blinking. The crispy pieces of honey leek and Brussels sprouts… 

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Deviled Egg Salad Sandwich

This Deviled Egg Salad Sandwich has all the flavors of deviled eggs on a toasted ciabatta roll! The perfect easy lunch or dinner!

This Deviled Egg Salad Sandwich has all the flavors of deviled eggs on a toasted ciabatta roll! The perfect easy lunch or dinner! Deviled eggs remind me of Easter. They also remind me of my Great-Grandmother RoRo (you remember RoRo, right?). This is just a hunch, but I am guessing that RoRo probably served deviled… 

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Healthy Chipotle Chorizo Chicken Tacos

These healthy Chipotle Chorizo Chicken Tacos are packed with flavor and healthy ingredients! And they come together in under 20 minutes!

These flavorful, healthy Chipotle Chicken Chorizo tacos have three different types of chili, chorizo and garlic to maximize flavor not calories! They are piled high with fresh avocado, black beans, cilantro and Greek yogurt! Did I mention they are ready in under 20 minutes? “You’re gunna photograph these right?” It was 8 pm and the… 

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Roasted Chickpea Quinoa Greek Salad {Tzatziki Salad Dressing} – Guest Post!

Roasted Chickpea Quinoa Greek Salad with Tzatziki Dressing | An easy, flavorful with lots of fresh vegetables and crunchy roasted chickpeas!

This Roasted Chickpea Quinoa Greek Salad is a vegetarian delight! Crunchy fresh vegetables, filling quinoa and crunchy roasted chickpeas all drizzled with a homemade tzatziki dressing!  A quick update on moi: So I whipped my new apartment into shape only to get food poisoning. I missed orientation yesterday, but I am hoping that if I baby myself… 

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Easy Thai Peanut Chicken Noodle Stir Fry

Dinner on the table in less than 20 minutes with this easy Thai Peanut Chicken Noodle Stir Fry!! | Mixed vegetables and chicken are tossed with whole wheat udon noodles and a spicy sweet Thai peanut sauce!

In this easy Thai Peanut Chicken Noodle Stir Fry mixed vegetables and chicken are tossed with whole wheat udon noodles and a spicy sweet Thai peanut sauce! And it comes together in under 20 minutes! Dinner is served! I love peanut sauce. I will eat it on anything. At a restaurant, I will soak up… 

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Low Calorie Peanut Butter Banana Spinach Smoothie

This low calorie peanut butter banana spinach smoothie recipe is easy and delicious! And the spinach? You won't even know it's there!

Just 4 ingredients! No added sugar or artificial ingredients! This Low Calorie Peanut Butter Banana Spinach Smoothie is here to make your New Year’s resolution a breeze. Oh heeey, January! How did you get here so fast? Did some of those Christmas cookies linger a bit too long on the hips? No? Just me? Or… 

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Saucy Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings

Saucy Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings

 Juicy, tender Chipotle Maple Baked Chicken Wings are rubbed in a dry spice rub then baked to crisp perfection before being tossed in a Chipotle Maple sauce that will have you licking your fingers and reaching for more! I created a monster with my Spice Rack Dry Rubbed Chicken Wings. My husband used to have… 

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The Best Homemade French Onion Soup – A love story

French Onion Soup

This is the best Homemade French Onion Soup! It has a generous portion of caramelized onions in a rich, flavorful beef broth made from scratch. Three types of cheese are broiled on top of croutons to melty, toasty perfection.  Everyone knows that the three key ingredients in French cuisine are butter, butter, and butter, but I would argue that… 

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Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad {Thai Chili Vinaigrette}

Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad

It’s no secret that I could live off of cupcakes and salad. Salad and cupcakes. I should probably just rename my blog “Cupcakes & Salad”. My tagline could be “Eating salad to save room for more cupcakes!” But that would be a lie, because I LOVE salad. The salad can be cold or warm with roasted… 

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