Chickpea and Cabbage Soup

Chickpea and Cabbage Soup

Veggies aren’t what you think of when you want comfort food, especially in the winter, but sometimes things aren’t always what they seem. Like this loaded veggie soup with a base of cabbage, and a tasty broth seasoned to perfection. It’s full of white beans for...
Bacon and Arugula Salad

Bacon and Arugula Salad

I try to eat a salad a day, even if it’s a small one, and even if it has some not so nutritional ingredients in it. It makes me feel better to know that even when I eat not so great, at least I got some sort of veggie in? I’m not sure of the logic behind this, but it...

Extra Crispy Brussels Sprout

Brussels sprouts are trendy right now — walk into any restaurant and you’ll find them on the menu. I never used to like them — hated them, in fact — until I had them cooked any way other than steamed. I’ve had them lots of ways that I like now, from shredded and in a...
Everyday Lentil and Quinoa Salad

Everyday Lentil and Quinoa Salad

Back when I worked out of the house, I used to try to pack a fairly nutritious lunch every day, but the healthiest foods don’t always travel well. Nothing will make you resort to eating out more than opening up your fresh and healthy salad to find wilted greens and...
Creamy Caper Chicken Wraps

Creamy Caper Chicken Wraps

I go through phases in my cooking, and right now I’m in the middle of a caper phase. You know those little green berries that you buy in jars next to the olives? Yeah, those. If you’re not familiar (or don’t sit and think all day about condiments and food flavorings...