Kale Falafel


Happy National Kale Day! A few weeks ago I received the best delivery from Cut N’ Clean Greens! Chard and kale and greens galore! I knew I wanted to make something extra special after receiving a beautiful delivery like this. Sure you can throw it in smoothies or make pesto, which all sound good. But […]

Kale and Egg Breakfast Pizza


Ahh…breakfast. The most important meal of the day. I often neglect this meal and run out the door with a banana or a spoonful of yogurt. Joe is the real breakfast maker. He makes the best eggs, chicken sausage, fruit and yogurt and always remembers to set the coffee to go off on time. So […]

Chopped Kale and Chickpea Salad with Creamy Tahini Dressing


Ok guys….it’s time to get healthy-fied up in here. I am still in Pittsburgh and so far have have stuffed myself with the famous Primantis sandwich! Which if you don’t know, is a traditional sandwich shop all throughout Pittsburgh. Their sandwiches have the french fries IN the sandwich, with fillings of either keilbasa or pastrami […]

Winter Sweet Potato Salad with Blood Orange Vinaigrette


This is the perfect salad for a chilly winter day, which is what we have here in Cali. Yes..it’s kinda rare. The night before we had something on the heavier side so I was yearning for a crisp salad. Yes…yearning. Of course I didn’t want to have a cold summery salad  which would make me […]

Peanut Soba Noodles with Kale and Edamame


I am learning to branch out with what I cook. Honestly, for the standard its mostly Italian or Mediterranean based here. I think that is why I am so interested in learning different cuisines, such as Asian and Indian. I don’t know how authentic this noodle dish here, but it does encompass similar Asian flavors, […]