Chickpea Gnocchi Soup

Chickpea Gnocchi Soup

Dear Friends, 'Tis the season for comfort food, and we all know comfort food comes packed with calories and fat...or does it?? I've been on a mission to put a healthy spin on some comfort food classics. Another comfort food classic that I grew up on was chicken and dumplings. My grandma makes absolutely amazing [...]

Mediterranean Monday: Lentil Curry Stew with Kale and Sweet Potatoes

Mediterranean Monday: Lentil Curry Stew with Kale and Sweet Potatoes

Dear Friends, Fall is coming, and soups and stews are going to be a staple in our kitchens again! Last week I really started to buckle down on being more plant-centered after a little dose of reality reminded me why it's so important. I've definitely been much more relaxed over the last couple of years, [...]

Mediterranean Monday – Corn and Avocado Salad with Chickpeas

Mediterranean Monday – Corn and Avocado Salad with Chickpeas

Dear Friends, For this week's Mediterranean Monday, I'm bringing you a new lunch dish inspired by tomorrow's dinner date! I'm going with my friend Erica to try out a new plant-based restaurant called Trio. I am not vegan, but I do make fresh veggies the center of my diet and am happy to do meatless and [...]