Lemon Zucchini Bread with Coconut Flour

Tart lemon makes this coconut flour zucchini extra special.  This zucchini bread is thick, soft, and wonderful for a summer breakfast or snack.   Yesterday, I submitted my final assignments for the semester!  Technically, things aren't due … [Read more...]

Pesto Chicken Tomato Kabobs

Vibrant, fresh pesto adds a delicious flavor to kabobs of chicken and tomato making this a powerhouse (and super simple!) weeknight summertime meal. Recently, I feel like I've been trying to keep my weeknight meals lively all while spending as … [Read more...]

Asian Lettuce Wrap Salad

Asian-spiced chicken over a giant bed of lettuce.  Inspired by fun lettuce wraps, but much simpler.  Just place the toppings on top of the greens, no rolling or wrapping required! *If you are just here for the recipe, scroll to the … [Read more...]

Grilled Pineapple with Coconut Cinnamon Whipped Cream

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market.   The final post of Grill Week is focusing on the sweeter side of a delicious meal…dessert! Grilled pineapple may just be the most delicious and EASIEST sweet treat … [Read more...]

Zesty Chopped Italian Salad

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market.   Day two of Grill Week is all about the sides.  This Zesty Italian Chopped Salad is inspired by that wonderful pasta salad that made an appearance at every summer get … [Read more...]

Chicken Avocado Burger-Introduction to Grill Week 2016

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. Welcome to Grill Week 2016!  This week, I'm only going to be posting recipes that you can a) GRILL b) serve at a cookout or summer potluck c) eat as a component of a … [Read more...]

Patatas Bravas {low FODMAP}

A healthy and simple take on a classic Spanish tapas dish, Patatas Bravas.  Full of crisp potatoes, fresh herbs and a flavorful red sauce, this is the perfect small plate to share with those you love! Today, I'm saying hello from San Francisco … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Fried Rice {Grain-Free!}

A flavorful and comforting grain-free fried rice recipe for those who are sensitive to grains (or just want to experiment with a fun new way to eat sweet potato!).  This delicious fried rice recipe is so convincing that you will NOT miss the rice one … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Noodle Peanut Stir Fry

How was the weekend?  My weekend was super fun!  Friday night, we went to see a friend in the show Catch Me If You Can at the Aurora Fox Theater and the show was AMAZING! Saturday, we celebrated my birthday with dinner at Watercourse (a vegan … [Read more...]

Chicken Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

A comforting and satisfying take on the traditional Shepherd's pie made with a combination of ground chicken and lentils instead of lamb for the filling.  This lightened up version of the traditional, hearty dish mixes turnips with potatoes for the … [Read more...]