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Chunky, Spicy Guacamole

Chunky, Spicy Guacamole

When I think of guacamole, I think of all the afternoons I spent avoiding homework and trying to make a healthy snack that everyone in my family enjoyed. I’d make heaps of it only for it to all be eaten before dinner time. It was […]

How to Make Kale Actually Taste . . . Good!

If you’re like me, kale is not the yummiest vegetable on the planet. It is stalky, bitter, sometimes gritty, – let’s be honest: we are talking equivalent to grabbing a leaf off a random tree and hoping for the best. – “Oh, but it’s soooo […]

Sesame Cabbage Wedges

Sesame Cabbage Wedges

The texture gods have blessed us with this dish as it dances in your mouth with the its tender insides and crispy edges! These Sesame Cabbage Wedges are amazing by themselves, but don’t limit yourself! The flavor profile is soooooo addicting! Perfect for stir-fry with […]

Spicy Garlic Roasted Broccoli

Spicy Garlic Roasted Broccoli

“Eat your broccoli!” yells Grandma from the other room. You are slumped over in your chair hating yourself for eating all of your pork chops slathered in tomato sauce before finishing your broccoli. You roll the green hunks around on your plate hoping there is […]

Lentil Salad

Lentil Salad

This yummy salad is amazingly versatile! It makes for a great side dish or starter salad. The tangy vinegar dressing makes the dish a perfect barbecue side salad. It’s also fantastic on a piece of crostini or with pita chips. Great to bring to a […]