Roasted Vegetable Orzo

  Roasted veggies are a favorite of mine. When roasted in a high heat oven, almost any vegetable transforms into something magical — crispy, caramelized, and slightly sweet. It’s also a pretty easy, minimal cleanup side dish for any meal. But the best part is...

Mushroom Cauliflower Rice

Cauliflower rice featuring AJK Sayulita Steak and Veg spice blend and Avocado Oil I hesitate to call this dish “rice” because it’s not rice. Cauliflower is not rice. But I’ve tried this dish a few different ways, and the best version is the one in which the...
Creamy Hot Roasted Garlic Cucumbers

Creamy Hot Roasted Garlic Cucumbers

When you’re looking for healthy snacks, someone always suggests the same things, mostly raw vegetables, almost always with hummus. I’m not against this, necessarily, but eating sliced veggies and hummus can get boring quick. Strangely, eating the same hummus with...
Lemon Vegetable Tortellini

Lemon Vegetable Tortellini

I’m not usually a fan of pasta, but there is something comforting in those that are stuffed with cheese. Tortellini, especially. I almost always have a pack or two in my freezer for when the mood strikes. Of course, it’s not the healthiest option, so I always try to...
Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant isn’t the most exciting vegetable, but if cooked right, it can be downright delicious. While I love eggplant cooked almost anyway, there’s no doubt that eggplant is best served up Parmesan style — that is coated in breadcrumbs, fried to a crisp and then...