Recipes · Salads · Side Dish

Grilled Vegetable Panzanella

Tis the season for vibrant, fresh vegetables. Zucchini and squash grow rampant throughout gardens all over. This grilled vegetable panzanella is a delicious way to use up some of the fresh produce made readily available during the summer. A panzanella is a Tuscan salad typically consisting of tomatoes, onions, and bread. This version adds grilled… Continue reading Grilled Vegetable Panzanella

Recipes · Side Dish

Curried Couscous with Dried Cherries

There's something about couscous that makes it the perfect base for sides and salads. The fluffy couscous granules cling to any ingredients added to it, creating a homogeneous, satisfying dish. It can be used with any type of flavor profiles or cuisine styles. On top of couscous's unparalleled versatility it is insanely quick to cook.… Continue reading Curried Couscous with Dried Cherries

Appetizer · Recipes

Lemon Herb Lobster Salad, Avocado, Red Pepper Mayo

There is no one other ingredient that is more synonymous with summer and New England than Lobster. Whenever I catch myself dreaming of summer, a lobster roll always makes an appearance in that fantasy. As the weather has been increasingly getting warmer the thought of this dish has been on my mind more and more.… Continue reading Lemon Herb Lobster Salad, Avocado, Red Pepper Mayo

Main Dishes · Recipes

Shrimp Summer Rolls with Spicy Almond Dipping Sauce

Summer rolls have become an obsession of mine in recent years. They are so versatile and can be made with any combination of proteins and veggies. Rice paper provides the perfect portable wrap for summer rolls. This is a dish I would often bring for lunch at work and I remember sitting at my desk… Continue reading Shrimp Summer Rolls with Spicy Almond Dipping Sauce

Recipes · Side Dish · Snacks

Garlic Rosemary Sweet Potato Wedges with Parsley Lemon Mayo

I LOVE a sweet potato fry. It’s one of those things that if it’s on the menu, I am ordering it. It’s my go to side dish and I especially love when a restaurant has a flavored aioli or mayo to dip the fries in! Sweet potato fries and flavored mayo are just one of… Continue reading Garlic Rosemary Sweet Potato Wedges with Parsley Lemon Mayo

Main Dishes · Recipes · Side Dish

Pesto Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes

Pasta may easily be my favorite types of recipes to make. It’s so easy and versatile, it can be taken in any possible direction imaginable. The flexibility of pasta dishes is what draws me to it, well that and the fact is insanely delicious. I don’t think I’ve ever met someone that didn’t enjoy a… Continue reading Pesto Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes

Breakfast · Recipes

Strawberry Cheesecake Chia Seed Pudding

Whoever said you can’t have dessert for breakfast? I’d have to imagine they’ve never enjoyed a creamy chia seed pudding! With literally limitless flavor possibilities, chia seed pudding is a delectable, healthy and easy breakfast. When I was commuting to my office nearly an hour away from where I lived, chia seed pudding was an… Continue reading Strawberry Cheesecake Chia Seed Pudding

Dessert · Recipes

Chocolate, Caramel & Coconut ‘Cheesecake’ Bars

Everyone knows that time of the year when their co-worker brings in a form to fill-out for their kids’ girl scout cookie sales or when there is a stand set up in the front of the grocery store with all types of iconic cookies on display for purchase. There’s no doubt that one of my… Continue reading Chocolate, Caramel & Coconut ‘Cheesecake’ Bars

Recipes · Salads

Kale Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing

A kale salad may not sound that exciting to some, but this is one that exceeds any expectations. I genuinely crave this salad because it is that good. It’s so filling and full of flavor, you won’t feel like you’re eating something that’s also good for you. Anything can be added to the salad, you… Continue reading Kale Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing