Asparagus and Green Pea Quinoa Salad

The ultimate in green goodness, this salad is packed with fresh herbs, hearty quinoa, and nutrient-rich veggies like asparagus and green peas. (Jump to the recipe here.) I remember summer vacation. I remember when life used to have clear beginnings and ends. Back then, pieces didn’t just fade one into […]

The ultimate in green goodness, this Asparagus and Green Pea Quinoa Salad is packed with fresh herbs, hearty quinoa, and nutrient-rich veggies like asparagus and green peas.

Peach Pops made with peaches and yogurt

Peach Pops

Made with ripe peaches and yogurt, these Peach Pops are the perfect summer treat – sweet, refreshing and guilt-free! Jump to the recipe. I guess it’s as good a time as any to admit I don’t gracefully handle Mother Nature’s extremes. This is not for lack of effort. You’ll be […]


Rhubarb and Jalapeño Tonic 2

We’re celebrating my birthday this week!!!! I’m turning 31. THIRTY ONE! I’ve been told it’s not quite the same milestone as the big 3 – 0. And maybe it’s not. It certainly hasn’t been creeping up with the same gifts of a slowing metabolism and aging skin. (I’ve been there. […]

Rhubarb and Jalapeno Tonic

Cornbread + Jalapenos + Ground Beef = an affordable one pan twist on tamales.

Skillet Tamale 2

Cornbread + Jalapenos + Ground Beef = an affordable one pan twist on tamales. Want to skip the bits about my mom and just get to the grub? Just jump to the recipe. If my mom hadn’t been my mom, she would have made a fantastic audio book narrator. It’s […]