Roasted Pineapple with Smoked Honey Drizzle

I have a major sweet tooth. Actually, my girl Jen over at Standing Strong Wellness said she has such a sweet tooth, she says she has sweet teeth, and I thought that was perfect! I always want something sweet after I eat something savory, or just all the time. Ha. And if it’s a mix […]

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Farmer’s Market Salad

Here in Portland, there is a farmer’s market in almost every neighborhood, but most are closed through the Winter, with the exception of a couple. This past weekend the one in my neighborhood opened, so of course, I had to go. I love the farmer’s market because not only is everything fresh, organic, and cheaper […]

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Springtime Salsa

Sometimes, instead of making a full on meal for lunches, I like to just have something snacky. This weekend at the farmers market they finally had some strawberries again, so I thought let’s make a salsa! Perfect for a light lunch, or a good sized snack. This is also great on top of some grilled […]

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Chicken Banh Mi Bowl

When I lived in Oakland, there was a place on International Blvd that had THE BEST bahn mi’s I’ve ever had in the US. I crave them all the time now that I don’t live there. If you’ve never had one, they’re amazing! They’re pretty simple, with just some meat (usually pork, but I like […]

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Raspberry Overnight Oats with Homemade Raspberry Almond Milk

Breakfast on weekdays in this house usually means something that can be grab and go, but I want it to be beneficial too. No sugary cereals, yogurt cups, or “nutrition” bars here! One favorite though is overnight oats, they’re so delicious, convenient, easy and customizable. This weekend the grocery store had some beautiful raspberries on […]

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Easy Crunchy Cabbage Salad with Spicy Peanut Dressing

I love cabbage salads, they’re so easy to make, cabbage is a great source for aiding in digestion, they’re easy to eat, and it’s nice to change it up from your normal greens. I also really love peanut dressing. I could put it on everything! If you have a peanut allergy, you can always switch […]

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3 Cookbooks I’ve Been Reaching for Lately

Recently, I’ve been reaching for the same 3 cookbooks when I’m not doing my own thing in the kitchen. 2 of them are on the healthier side, 1 of them has a mix of healthy and indulgent (which I just substitute healthier ingredients). All 3 have super tasty recipes and never disappoint! The Love & […]

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Easy One Skillet Sunday Brunch Hash

On a lazy Sunday, who doesn’t love brunch? But sometimes I’m feeling so lazy that I don’t want to go out and get it. I want something that’s simple, with not too many steps, but I also want it to be healthy and filling. Sweet potato is one of the best vegetables ever grown. A […]

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Thai Shrimp Tacos

Taco Tuesday’s happen pretty often in our house, especially when it starts to get warmer. If you can put it in a tortilla, I want it! We also really love Thai food, or any Asian food really. So these Thai shrimp tacos just made sense. They were just what I was looking for! The papaya […]

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Spicy Sheet Pan Chicken & Veggies

Here we go with another easy weeknight meal that also makes good leftovers. I love anything that’s one pot or one pan. It makes for easy prep, cooking, and clean up. What could be better than that!? This one is delicious and customizable. When I usually make this, it’s with whatever leftover veggies I have […]

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