dairy free

Arugula, Blood Orange, and Avocado Salad

February 14, 2013
Thumbnail image for Arugula, Blood Orange, and Avocado Salad

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! Here’s a recipe for a beautiful, healthy salad that will impress your sweetheart… and counteract some of that chocolate and culinary decadence!  Plus, avocado is supposed to be an aphrodisiac… ooh, la la! Enjoy! Arugula, Blood Orange, and Avocado Salad adapted from Epicurious Arugula, Blood Orange, and Avocado Salad Recipe Type: Salad […]

3 comments Read the full article →

Cocoa-Peanut Butter Protein Bars (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

January 7, 2013
Thumbnail image for Cocoa-Peanut Butter Protein Bars (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

It’s a new year, and that means the gyms get crowded and healthy food flies off the shelves at the grocery store.  After a good workout, the body needs protein, but protein bars can be rather expensive.  Plus, I’ve always found it difficult to find one that I actually like the taste of.  Fed up, […]

0 comments Read the full article →

Japanese Beer-Braised Beef Short Ribs with Mizuna Chips

March 12, 2011
Thumbnail image for Japanese Beer-Braised Beef Short Ribs with Mizuna Chips

When I’m craving warm, satisfying comfort food, “slowly braised short ribs” is like the dirtiest of dirty talk.  I want it, and I want it now. Spring may be around the bend, but I certainly wouldn’t say it’s “sprung.”  So until that happens, I’m still in need for some tender, falling-off-the-bone beefy goodness.  Aw man, […]

4 comments Read the full article →