Veg Eats: Bacon, Egg & Cheese

I waited to share this recipe until I achieved the taste and consistency I've always looked for in vegetarian bacon, "egg", and cheese breakfast sandwiches. Back in the day, I loved to pick up a classic breakfast bagel sandwich at a street cart on my way to work. But...

Four Sour Beers To Try This Fall

Before my first sip of a sour beer, I usually ordered wine or a cocktail. I considered myself one of those people who just didn't like beer. The taste of hops was adverse to my palette, but it's often found in a lot of beers as a stabilizing agent and it lends a...

How Do You Take Your Coffee?

  “I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.” — T.S. Eliot Every morning, before digging into my to-do list, I head downstairs and start making my first cup of coffee (keyword: first). It took me a while to be able to consistently make a cup of coffee just...

Easy Burrito Bowl

Burrito bowls are a no-brainer. Cook some rice, slice an avocado, crack open a can of black beans, cut some fresh lettuce, and then you have the foundation of a burrito bowl. This recipe is more about the good stuff...the special sauce and seasoned tofu. Another great...

Simple Snacks: Kale Chips

Sometimes I have to trick myself into eating veggies. Like turning kale ... into chips! These bbq seasoned kale chips are done in 10 minutes and make for a healthy green snack when the afternoon carb crave hits. First, preheat your oven to 400 F degrees and line a...

My Favorite Food Blogs + Recipes

Cooking is scary. And dangerous! Dealing with open flames and sharp knives is not for the faint of heart. I used to be terrified of ovens. I hated going near them and always called in backup when it was time to retrieve the casserole. So over the past two years I've...

Meatless Pulled Pork Sandwiches

The past few months have been a process of redoing my backyard...all new concrete, fresh grass and real adult outdoor furniture. It's really become a place I love to spend time. Since I work from home it's a great second workplace and spot to have my morning coffee....

Chocolate Banana Breakfast Smoothie

So I actually made this recipe for my job, but I've been legit making it for breakfast the past two weeks. It's so good, and so easy, that I had to share! Grab these ingredients and throw them in a blender: 1 frozen banana* 1 1/2 tbsp cacao powder 1 tbsp agave 1 cup...

Fruit Pizza Party

Did anyone else grow up eating fruit pizza? It was always a treat when Mom made it for us kids and I thought that this holiday weekend was the perfect excuse to make myself an entire fruit pizza without any guilt. This is my kinda pizza party! Fruit Pizza 1 packet of...

One Week of Breakfast

Breakfast is the meal I skip the most often. I work from home and I feel like in theory that should make eating breakfast easier, but more days than not I find myself rolling out of bed and hopping right onto the computer. But this past week I tried to be more...