As Winter makes its exit, Spring is nearing, which brings a fresh new season of vibrant greens, including some of my all-time favorites, Spinach and Artichokes! And while they're in no way related to the artichoke, or Jerusalem for that matter, we are nearing the end of the Jerusalem Artichoke (also known as sunchokes) season.
This delicious root vegetable is rarely used, and definitely under-appreciated. Jerusalem artichokes support gut health, and are a great source of potassium Read more [...]
Who knew pho could be so easy to make at home?!
Pho is the perfect Winter dish, whether you're trying to get over a cold, wondering how to eat more hot veggies, or it's so cold outside the only thing to do is invite your friends over for a build-your-own pho party followed by a snuggle session near the fire.
My favorite part about this dish is that everyone can make it their own. Simply choose your favorite veggies and garnishes and let everyone build their own bowl. After all, food Read more [...]
For all you purists out there--here's the recipe for the more traditional Spicy Miso Pork Ramen. While this recipe is far simpler than the time-intensive authentic ramen recipes from Japan, it will still give you that deliciously intense savory Umami flavor that Ramen is so fondly known for. It may seem like a lot of ingredients, but once you make the spicy miso paste, it will be smooth kitchen sailing from there. I like to make the paste a day ahead of time to make it that much quicker when I go Read more [...]
It's amazing how averse you can become to technology when you finally take some time away from it. I've been meaning to write this post for AGES, but lately the thought of sitting in front of a computer screen has seemed like torture. I used to spend nearly 8 hours a day sitting in an office, and surprisingly, the longer I've been away from my 9-5 soul-sucking career and the more time I spend away from devices, the less I want to use them. But I do feel slightly guilty for neglecting you all these Read more [...]
Do you ever crave a giant bowl of chicken soup when you're not feeling well?! Yeah, me too! I think it's safe to say everyone has had that moment where it seems like nothing but a good hearty bowl of homemade chicken soup will cure you. It's amazing how intuitive our bodies are. Cravings are not just some mental hankering for a favorite food, but often, our cravings are our body's way of telling us something is out of balance in our diet or in our lifestyle. The reason we crave chicken soup when Read more [...]