Low Sugar Baked Apples with Coconut Walnut Stuffing

Baked Apples just scream out “Fall is here!” Low Sugar Baked Apples I make baked apples every fall for two reasons: (1) they are soft and velvety and comforting and (2) they make my whole house smell delicious! This version of Baked Apples (and, Yes, I do make a different version every time I make them, depending on my mood) has no added sugar except what is in the sweetened coconut. The sweetness level was just perfect in them, and so I plan on making these again and again this fall ....more

IFBC 2014: Eat Food, Not Too Much, Mostly Plant-Based Diets

Reflections on #IFBC Seattle and the foundations of our food. Marinated Veggie Salad Jars (click through for the recipe!) ...more

One Pot Poached Salmon with Fennel and Citrus

Poached salmon with a soft buttery texture and citrus and fennel. One Pot Salmon with Citrus and Fennel Poaching is an under-utilized technique, IMHO. Poached fish is especially lovely because of the delicate flesh of the fish ....more

20 Minute Chorizo Corn Chowder

Flavorful corn chowder with a kick of heat. Corn chowder just got a whole lot more flavorful. I love corn chowder ....more

Raw Beet and Farro Salad

Yes, they’re raw. Beets in a whole new way. I discovered raw beets about a year ago, and it truly was a revelation ....more

Mushroom Umami Burgers

Umami packed burgers with triple mushroom goodness. Mushrooms and beef are a flavor match made in heaven, and this burger is proof of that. The flavors and textures are just delicious and so worth a little extra fuss ....more

Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted cauliflower, Spicy Edition. Roasted Cauliflower, Spicy Edition This recipe was made by a person who doesn’t like cauliflower: me. I know, cauliflower is good for you ....more

Strawberry Balsamic No-Churn Ice Cream

No churning necessary for this beloved flavor pairing in ice cream form. Strawberry Balsamic No-Churn Ice Cream-slash-Gelato Though I’m lucky to have an ice cream churn attachment, I still love to make this Grapefruit Gelato of ours from time to time; it’s especially great to bust out as a houseguest offering a treat to underapplianced hosts. Since the magic has to do with the way the acidity in the grapefruit juice (or lemon or lime) reacts with the fat in the cream,...more

Easy French Onion Chicken Recipe

An easy dinner with the elegance of French Onion Soup. Low Carb French Onion Soup Chicken dinner. So, my family is divided into two camps: those who love French Onion Soup and those who are lame ....more

20 Minute Meal: Spicy Asian Green Beans and Shrimp

Green beans and shrimp for the Win! Simple, easy and a perfect match of flavors and textures. If you have a bounty of green beans in your garden right now – or you see a table at the Farmer’s Market piled high with green beans, do I ever have a dish for you! ...more