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Farro, Apple & Kale Salad with Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Farro, Apple & Kale Salad with Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Hello foodies! It has been a LONG time since my last post – it feels good to be back! I’ve been busy in my dietetic internship on my way to becoming a Registered Dietitian (whoo!). I’ll officially be done at the end of March, which means more […]

Sautéed Green Beans with Smoked Paprika and Almonds

Sautéed Green Beans with Smoked Paprika and Almonds

It’s official, I’m obsessed with my America’s Test Kitchen Vegetarian cookbook. Every recipe so far has been a success. It’s been a while since my last post! I started a new job, which has been consuming my energy, but I think it’s time to get back to […]

Sweet Potato Hummus

Sweet Potato Hummus

WARNING: Addiction may occur. I am absolutely obsessed with this recipe! It is definitely one of the best hummus recipes I have found in a while. Bursting with flavor, easy to prepare, packed with nutrients, and oh so addicting… It’s great for dipping tortilla chips, […]

Oat Berry Pilaf with Walnuts

Oat Berry Pilaf with Walnuts

Guess what came in the mail yesterday! My copy of The Complete Vegetarian Cookbook from America’s Test Kitchen! So pumped. My dad got me hooked on America’s Test Kitchen, which provides awesome recipes that have been tested and analyzed down to every last grain of […]

Mediterranean Bean Salad

Mediterranean Bean Salad

This super simple bean salad makes an excellent side dish, snack, or even main dish. The kalamata olives, roasted red pepper, red onion, and red wine vinaigrette give this salad a burst of flavor! Not only is the flavor to die for, it’s rich in […]

Tabouli

Tabouli

Tabouli, or Tabbouleh, is a dish that originated in the Arab world and was adopted by Lebanese culture. It traditionally contains tomatoes, parsley, mint, onion, olive oil, lemon juice, and salt. Bulgur is often added, as well as garlic or lettuce. I have to admit, […]

Coconut-Lime Rice with Red Beans and Mango

Coconut-Lime Rice with Red Beans and Mango

Looking for a quick and delicious meal? Go no further! This rice dish can be used as a side or as a main dish. The creamy coconut milk and lime juice pair perfectly with the slightly chewy brown rice and zesty lime. Not to mention […]

Red, White and Black Baked Beans

Red, White and Black Baked Beans

Beans, beans, the magical fruit… Beans aren’t technically a fruit, but they are quite magical! I won’t go into too much detail since I’ve already mentioned a few times the wonderful nutritional value of beans, but they really are a powerhouse! Rich in soluble fiber, protein, vitamins, […]