5 Essential Kitchen Tools + 1 that’s just nice to have

5 Kitchen Tool Essentials + 1 That's Just Fun to Have!

A long while back, I wrote a post about my 25 kitchen essentials - covering all of the fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, beans, and grains that are necessities in my refrigerator and cupboards.  I had planned to follow it up with my kitchen tool essentials - covering all of those gadgets that make cooking easier, more streamlined, and simply more ...

Blueberry Banana Smoothie + New Blog Design

Blueberry Banana Smoothie

It’s here! It’s here! I am so excited to reveal my new blog design. I’ve wanted an updated look for years now. However, I was hesitant to do it myself. I wanted to hand it over to a professional who I could trust. When I discovered Melissa Bandera at Jelly Design Studio, I was struck right away by her beautiful and airy designs. Visually, I ...

The Highs and Lows of our LA Trip

French onion soup from Sun Cafe in Studio City, California

Our day in the Gardein kitchen was obviously the standout day of our Los Angeles visit. It was magical, and one that I ...

My Day in the Gardein Tasting Kitchen with Chef Roberto Martin

My day in the Gardein Tasting Kitchen with Chef Roberto Martin

Back in December, I took part in a photo/recipe contest from Gardein called Escape to LA. The prize was airfare for two ...

Crispy Cabbage: A Tasty Way to Use Extra Cabbage

Crispy Cabbage - an easy side dish!

As I mentioned in my post for Chickpea Tacos, in preparation for a blog update, I’m revisiting and refreshing some of my ...

Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking

Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking by Kittee Berns

About a month ago, I received a copy of Teff Love: Adventures in Vegan Ethiopian Cooking by Kittee Berns. I received ...

Greens 24/7 Review & Giveaway

Collard wraps from Greens 24/7 by Jessica Nadel

I have been reading Jessica Nadel’s blog, Cupcakes and Kale, for years now. Her warmth is palpable, and her blog is ...

Hearts-in-a-Hole: Valentine’s Day Breakfast

Vegan Toad-in-a-Hole

Today I’ve given my favorite eggy tofu a Valentine’s Day reboot. It’s a vegan take on Toad in a Hole. (It’s also known ...