Vegan Chili ~

Vegan Garden-Style Chili (Gluten Free)

Vegan chili:  It’s vegetable chili that is meat free… but it’s GOOD! This bright and zesty garden chili is loaded with fresh garden goodies and lots of spice! You won’t even miss the meat.

Happy Cow in California at feeding time. ~

California Milk Tour

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to fly cross-country to San Fransisco for the California Dairy Tour, hosted by the California Milk Advisory Board. I had a deliciously wonderful time tasting California-made...

Grilled Pizza - Greek Style! via

Grilled Greek Pizza {Giveaway}

Light and healthy Greek Pizza cooked on the grill! This easy grilled pizza is loaded with fresh ingredients and cooks up in minutes. It’s a fabulous mid-week meal that can hold it’s own on...

Chocolate Banana Cake ~

Chocolate Banana Coconut Cake

Today is my birthday. Whoot! We’re celebrating with a decadent Chocolate Banana Cake. Rich banana coconut cake layered with a silky whipped chocolate frosting then topped with dark chocolate ganache. It almost makes me not...

Smoked Trout -

Smoked Trout Salad with Peaches and Avocado Dressing

One of my favorite go-to ingredients is Smoked Trout. With a delicate texture and deep smoky flavor, it’s fabulous for quick meals, like this Smoked Trout Salad with Peaches, Radishes and creamy Avocado Dressing.

The Epic Brownie

The Epic Brownie

Homemade brownies. The best brownie recipe. Fudge brownie recipe.Caramel brownies. Salted caramel brownies. Whatever you decide to call them, these brownies are epic.

Super Healthy You via

Super Healthy You

I’d like to share something a little off-topic today… about fitness.


4th of July Udi’s Discussion

Happy 4th Friends! I hope you have big exciting plans today. If you need last-minutes recipe ideas, make sure to look over the last couple weeks of posts. There are lots of wonderfully easy...

Apricot Cake

Apricot Cornmeal Cakes

Make the most of summer stone fruit. AnApricot Cake, made with cornmeal cake batter, is a luxurious yet homey treat for any occasion.

Kung Pao Chicken Skewers

Kung Pao Chicken Skewers

A 4th of July table isn’t complete without something fresh off the grill. But who says it has to be burgers? Try these bold Kung Pao Chicken Skewers for your Independence Day Feast!

Hawaiian-Style Hot Dogs -

Hawaiian Hot Dogs with Mango Salsa and Pineapple Mustard

Today it’s all about the dogs. Hawaiian-Style Hot Dogs, that is, with fresh spicy mango salsa and zippy pineapple mustard. It’s fun on a bun!