Category Archives: Lunch

How to make Organic Butter

Something happened the other day in my kitchen.  It was kind of magical.  It all started with a leftover container of heavy cream that I had purchased and used some to make my Cauliflower Cream Sauce.  I didn’t know what … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Pumpkin Bread

This recipe is for a melt-in-your-mouth, super healthy, vegan, whole wheat, clean, clean, clean Pumpkin Bread!  YES!!  I was at a friend’s house earlier this week, and she had some pumpkin bread and warm apple cider.  It just made my … Continue reading

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Pan Bagnat (but not really)

I have to tell you about a sandwich that Miss Ava and my husband recently made.  It’s kind of, sort of, but not completely a pan bagnat.  Basically it’s a French sandwich meaning bathed bread.  It’s most commonly served with … Continue reading

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Adios 2012 – Top Posts

2012 was a great year!  We had some incredible experiences, great time bonding with family, outrageous vacations and, oh yeah, I kicked it in the kitchen for a while, too!  Here are my most popular recipes and posts from 2012. … Continue reading

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Cranberry Kale Salad

Here it is, here it is, here it is!  That perfect salad you’ve been searching for to serve with your Thanksgiving Day Feast!  This salad has all the yummy goodness of the Thanksgiving season.  Cranberries, wild rice, kale and roasted … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

After Halloween, it was officially time for Miss Ava to eat more vegetables!!  She is pretty good….when she’s in a good mood.  But sometimes it’s just too easy to sneak in the veggies. This pumpkin macaroni and cheese is a … Continue reading

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Green Monster Juice

I’m so excited about this post today!  It’s not really anything special…it’s a smoothie in a little cup.  But WAIT, there’s more!  It’s a green smoothie in a mini cup rimmed with dark chocolate!!

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Chilled Grapes Wrapped in Goat Cheese and Crushed Pistachios

Earlier this summer I joined my Sister-in-Law for a crazy fun weekend in Chicago.  While there, we went to Rocket Bar and had the most amazing appetizer.  Grapenuts!

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Blue Cheese and Anjou Pear Pizza

I have yet another recipe that features my Cauliflower Cream Sauce.  I’m obsessed with it, can you tell?

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Tortellini with Broccoli, Sun Dried Tomatoes and Cauliflower Cream Sauce

Did you see my new favorite recipe that I posted earlier this week?  Cauliflower Cream Sauce.  I’m a bit obsessed!  Today I’m going to show you a very simple way to serve a healthy pasta dish with the Cauliflower Cream … Continue reading

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