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Glowing Green Spring Couscous Salad with Lemon-Basil Pesto

This Glowing Green Spring Couscous Salad is packed with tender-crisp vegetables, miniature balls of mozzarella and salty almonds.  Finished with a fresh, vibrant lemon-basil pesto, this salad is easy, delicious, AND nutritious!  Hey there, friends! How’s the week treating you? Is it just me, or is this week going by incredibly fast… yet, exceptionally slow, […]

Spring Roasted Carrot Noodle Salad with Thyme Vinaigrette

Tender, caramelized, honey roasted carrot noodles tossed with crisp radishes, fresh watercress, salty almonds and a savory-sweet thyme vinaigrette.  This Roasted Carrot Noodle Salad is colorful, easy, delicious and the perfect side for spring (and summer)! Hi there, friends!  How was your weekend?  I hope it was filled with ALL the rest and relaxation! My weekend […]

Loaded Spring Salmon Pizza

Pillowy soft naan bread slathered with everything bagel spiced cream cheese, and generously topped with crisp spring vegetables, fresh herbs and cured (or smoked) salmon.  This Spring Salmon Pizza is fast, flavorful, and absolutely fabulous! Well, hey there friends!  Happy Thursday! Today we celebrate the imminent weekend with PIZZA!! But, before we get to all that […]

How To Make Gravlax – Vodka Dill Cured Salmon

How to make your own cured salmon gravlax.  Only 15 minutes of prep, and a 3-day cure in the fridge stand in between you and this Vodka Dill Cured Salmon Gravlax.  Easy, yet elegant, this salmon is sure to be a showstopper for your next brunch or dinner party! Hey buuuuuuudddies.  (<- Anyone else remember […]

Baked Sticky Thai Chicken Meatballs

These Baked Sticky Thai Chicken Meatballs are juicy, tender and bursting with savory flavor.  Baked for convenience and coated in a sticky, slightly sweet Thai sauce, these meatballs are perfect for game day, as an appetizer when entertaining, or for dinner! Hey there lovelies! How ’bout we skip the (in)formalities today? Instead, let’s talk about […]

Creamy Broccoli & White Bean Soup with Lemon & Ricotta

This Creamy Broccoli & White Bean Soup is rich and luxurious, yet made without a drop of cream.  Topped with soft ricotta, zesty lemon, fresh dill and crunchy pine nuts this soup is light and healthy, but doesn’t skimp on flavor! Heeey-yo, friends!  Happy Monday!?? The verdict is still out as to whether Mondays can ever […]

Chickpea Piccata with Parmesan Cauliflower Mash

This Chickpea Piccata with Cauliflower Mashed ‘Potatoes’ is a healthy, vegetarian twist on traditional Piccata.  Plump, tender chickpeas in a smooth, buttery piccata sauce with notes of lemon and nuances of white wine, served over cauliflower mock mashed potatoes.  This dish is so delicious you won’t miss the meat at all! Well hey there friends!  […]

Sheet Pan Harissa Chicken with Onions and Potatoes

This Sheet Pan Harissa Chicken with Potatoes and Onions is jam packed with bold, savory, smoky, spicy flavors and perfectly balanced with a dollop of lemony yogurt!  Effortless and easy, yet downright delicious, this complete sheet pan meal is the answer to your weeknight dinner woes! Hiiii-ya friends!  Happy almost weekend! AND happy second day […]