One Pan Cabbage and Sausage Skillet with Rice

Cabbage is having its moment.

One Skillet Cabbage and Sausage with Rice

For 11 months a year, this bald-headed vegetable is doomed to be shoved into the bottom bin at the grocery store, somewhere between the sexier kale and cauliflower. On a good day, cabbage can aspire to be smothered with mayo and dubbed coleslaw, or pickled and renamed sauerkraut. Rarely do we refer to cabbage as simply “cabbage,” with the exception of one important time of year: St. Patrick’s Day.

Slow Cooker Spicy Potato and Cheddar Cheese Soup

Slow Cooker Jalapeno Cheddar Cheese Soup

If we go out, I want you to turn to me quite seriously, look deep into eyes and say, “Did you pass through a sieve? Because you are fiiiiiiine.” Or something like it. My...

Hanakapi’ai Beach Hike

Kauai: What to Eat, See and Do in Paradise

I’ve spent every frostbitten second since departing Kauai earlier this month crafting schemes to return and support myself as a salaried beach bum. Thus far, my ideas include face painting and rhythmic tambourine playing,...

Skinny Shamrock Shake made with frozen bananas, avocado and mint. This healthy mint smoothie tastes just like the McDonald's shamrock shake, without the guilt. Vegan, paleo, and gluten free

Healthy Shamrock Shake {Avocado Mint Smoothie}

A traumatic McDonald’s episode has convinced me that some cherished childhood experiences are best left as pristine memories. Shamrock Shake, never speak to me again. I spent the first 18 Februaries of my life...

Easy Veggie Lo Mein recipe that's perfect for busy weeknights. Paelo and gluten free!

Veggie Lo Mein with Soy Ginger Sauce

I definitely do not want to see a video of myself standing in front of the leftovers in our refrigerator. The footage would be less than flattering—me sporting my knobby wool socks, wielding a...

A fast, healthy and easy dinner! Kale Feta Eggs Florentine on toast. Simple and DELICIOUS.

Easy Kale Feta Egg Toast

Easy Kale Feta Egg Toast is an important reminder that—no matter what else happens today—we can still feed ourselves a decent meal. Hit every red light on the way to work? Fresh inch of snow...

English muffin bread- Tastes just like homemade English muffins, but is so easy to make. No kneading required!

Whole Wheat English Muffin Bread

If toast had a “Best in Show,” the grand prize would be awarded to Whole Wheat English Muffin Bread. Pillowy enough to give me the fuzzy, contented feelings I seek from my carbs, yet sturdy...

5 Things I Learned from my Grandmothers

5 Things I Learned from My Grandmothers

Welcome to the next installment of The Fives. I introduced this series of little post shorts I’ve had in mind for you with 5 Instant Ways to Be a Better Cook, and today I’m...

Chai Chocolate Oatmeal. A healthy way to eat chocolate for breakfast!

Chai Chocolate Oatmeal

I wake up every morning with a voracious need for sustenance. Some days, I crave it in commendable, well-behaved forms—wholesome grains, lean yogurts, produce-packed smoothies. Other days, I just need chocolate. Since I’ve yet...