Most people seek out ways to be healthier, particularly at the start of the new year. Hitting the gym becomes a regular occurrence, along with selecting the right kind of foods. So I thought I would share one of my favorite ways to create a salad that is detoxifying, packed with Vitamin C, and extremely easy to make.Read More
Are you feeling the fall vibe yet? This week it has finally hit me. The temperatures are cooler and I’m grabbing soft, cozy blankets, my slippers, and trading in those iced coffees for a mug of hot tea. Yep, I’d say fall has arrived.
Of course that means a new variety of crops have arrived as well. Figs for starters, are in abundance. You know I’m a sucker for those soft, sweet fruits! And pears. I think pears are totally underrated. Similarly, I feel the same way about apples. When they are at their peak- wow! I think it just goes to show you how much joy even the simple things in life can bring.Read More
When kabocha squash came into my life several years ago, I was immediately hooked! Without a doubt, I can say that this Japanese pumpkin is my favorite squash variety. It is often described as sweet, fluffy, and velvety. When you taste it, you will understand why this popular winter squash sets itself apart from the rest.Read More
Most of us have enjoyed the delectable pairing of sweet and savory from time to time. I'm going crazy over here thinking about the numerous dynamic possibilities! I love chocolate paired with nuts in pretty much any form or combination. And there is just something so irresistible about salted caramel, don't you think? Do you have a favorite sweet and savory snack or dish?Read More