Archives for August 2013

Spicy Cherry Tomato & Heirloom Tomato Salsa

I love spicy things and especially salsa. This is a super easy recipe to make and it will add kick to your tortilla chips or whatever else you put it on. You can also use it as a marinade for veggies you are planning on grilling or roasting to give them an extra kick. You […]

5 Awesome Cooking Prep Videos

These are a handful of cooking prep tips that I’ve learned over the last year or so that really improved my cooking and reduced my frustrations. I’ll post more tip videos as I find the ones that I think are the most useful. If you have any that you’d like to share, please post them […]

Easy Vegan Summer Quinoa Salad with Corn and Avocado

This is a simple go to quinoa salad that’s great as a side dish or on it’s own. The flavor combinations are really refreshing and it’s super easy to make. I almost always let it chill so all the elements combine and I like it cold. I also recently discovered that Amazon sells organic quinoa in bulk, which […]

Chive Lemon Salad Dressing

This salad dressing is a nice tart complement to any basic mixed greens salad and a great use of extra chives (which if you buy chives, you probably have extra). I used it with mixed greens from the farmers market along with some cherry tomatoes and fresh cucumber. Very simple, but a great side salad […]