THIS Lemon Chicken with Buttermilk Dressing ~ the tender crispy chicken on top of a fresh salad and drenched in creamy buttermilk dressing is hard to beat!
Delicious Purple Cabbage Chicken Lo Mein is easy and fast to make. Skip the takeout and make a healthier version right at home in just 15 minutes!
Cool, creamy and tangy Chicken Pasta Salad with Spinach Buttermilk Dressing is a budget-friendly way to feed and please a crowd.
An overnight marinade leaves these Lemon Buttermilk Chicken Skewers impossibly tender, and they get a cooling flavor boost from the Rosemary Tzatziki sauce.
Honey Buttermilk Roast Chicken is a mouth watering dish that takes very little effort to prepare.
Miso Ramen with Shitake and Chicken ~ this Japanese noodle bowl is an easy 30-minute meal full of protein and the healthy benefits of miso.
I am holding on to summer by a thread... For me, it's still 100% summer. I don't have a back-to-school season because I'm not a student and I don't have any kids (besides these 2
Micro Caprese Salad ~ I planted a cute little individual caprese salad right inside a hollowed out tomato.. for a special occasion, or a healthy lunch!
Simple Bittersweet Hot Fudge Sauce is the classic thick gooey choclatey sauce from your faovorite ice cream parlor, made quick and easy at home.
Homemade hot chocolate mix
Cucumber Tomato and Red Onion Salad with Yogurt Mint Dressing and Feta Cheese is the perfect side dish for grilled meat, poultry or fish.
Tomato Wholewheat Sandwiches with Goat's Milk Ricotta are the perfect savory breakfast or a quick snack. Vegetarian and delicious!
Overnight Chia Yogurt ~ this easy healthy breakfast can be jazzed up with all sorts of fruits and nuts, or just enjoyed with a drizzle of honey.
What's better than a one pot meal? Really... there's not a whole lot. Especially when said pot is filled with pasta, chicken, spinach, parmesan, and loads of garlic.
Macadamia Crusted Maui Onion Rings (Baked not Fried) is a healthier and more flavorful version of everybody’s favorite appetizer! Here’s my thinking on these…if you’re going to forgo the deep frying and opt for a healthier bak...
Easy No Bake White Chocolate Thin Mints ~ just four simple ingredients is all it takes to make these divine minty version of everybody's favorite cookie,
Make this easy, 4 ingredient Peppermint Popcorn for any holiday party or as an edible gift. Your friends and family will love it!
Fresh Cranberry Curd ~ A quick and easy method for making a thick tangy microwave cranberry curd --- slather it on everything!
These Milk Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Shortbread Cookies are an easy slice and bake chocolate chip cookie enriched with peanut butter!
I’m sure you’ve seen them. Those packages of teeny tiny mini candies, right there in the grocery store checkout line. I’m not talking about the regular minis that we’re used to seeing at Halloween time, this is whole new g...
Miso Alphabet Soup ~ healthy, easy, and fun Miso Alphabet Soup is a 15 minute meal that introduces kids of all ages to a classic Japanese dish.
This Pesto and Burst Tomato Crostini with Balsamic Glaze will be the favorite appetizer at every party!
There's no joking around here. This is comfort food at it's absolute finest, yo. SHEPHERD'S PIE! But, you guys. It's not the traditional Shepherd's Pie. Because do I really ever do anything traditional? &nbs...
Ketchup is a complex and venerable old sauce with a ton of fascinating ingredients — no one is quite sure where it originated, but everybody agrees it’s an absolute necessity in the kitchen. Make it yourself for a real treat! This is ju...
Black Bean, Corn and Mango Salsa with Homemade Tortillas ~ nothing is quicker or easier than salsa. Except maybe homemade tortillas.
My Heirloom Cherry Tomato Tart is a quick and easy appetizer...
Note to self: whenever pal Heather from Girlichef calls with a new cookbook spotlight invite, don’t even wait to hear what it is, just say yes. It’s always thrilling when a fellow blogger branches out into print, I think we bring such a...
I think we can all agree that basil pesto is one of the world’s great foods. It’s so great that it’s easy to forget about all the other interesting variations of the sauce. This past year for the blog I’ve made it with Artic...
Skinny Microwave Potato Chips ~ these healthy homemade potato chips cook right in the microwave, they're low fat, gluten free, Paleo, and Whole 30 friendly!
This easy strawberry buttermilk cake is a delicious little snack cake that works for breakfast, brunch, coffee break, or afternoon tea. There is almost a pound of fresh juicy strawberries in this berrylicious dessert!
Spaghetti with Roasted Garlic and Oil is a classic Italian 30 minute meal that is healthy, full of flavor, and so satisfying. Roasting the garlic reduces its bite, so you can add as much as you like!
Layered Ice Cubes ~ ordinary ice cubes made with colorful layers of fruit juice ~ they're a beautiful and healthy way to hydrate!
Cinnamon rolls on Minimal Monday? No, don’t run for your reading glasses, these rolls are the shorthand version, they’re ready for the oven in the time it takes to make your first cup of coffee. I don’t usually use prepared food...
Maui Island Granola with Macadamia Milk is a healthy, gluten free breakfast that makes you feel like you're on vacation every day!
Gluten Free Thin Mint Cookies --- this copy cat Girl Scout Cookie is even better than the original, and now it's gluten free!
Have you ever thought to yourself, "I wish these milk and cookies were more portable!". Well I can think of one person who probably has. Santa! Think of all the time it takes to sit down and eat all those cookies. The dunking, the chewing, ...
Glazed Buttermilk Doughnut Muffins ~ these sweet muffins have the texture of the perfect cakey doughnut!
Steak Fajita Bowls with Chimichurri Sauce is an easy gluten free 30 minute meal that gives you that just off the grill flavor right on your stovetop!
Easy Summer Tiramisu ~ a no egg tiramisu dessert made in individual glasses for effortless summer entertaining. This classic Italian dessert made with ladyfinger biscuits, Kahlua, and creamy mascarpone cheese is epic!
This 5 minute stone fruit breakfast crisp is made right in the microwave!
Vanilla Bean Pluot Jam Recipe ~ this easy small batch refrigerator jam is made with flavor packed pluots with a hint of vanilla bean for depth!
Peppermint Bark ~ holidays are all about tradition. And tradition is all about repetition. That's why we make this addictive bark year after year after year!
This Fresh Mint Chip Ice Cream is made with real mint leaves and dark chocolate ~ summer eating doesn't get any better! The zippy flavor of the fresh mint paired with an extra quantity of dark chocolate makes this the best mint chip ice cream I've ev...
Easy Microwave Citrus Curd ~ turn any fresh citrus juice into a luxurious, creamy, spread in only minutes, using your microwave!
Zucchini Corn Cakes with Basil Buttermilk Sauce are a great way to use up an abundance of zucchini and they're freezer-friendly!
Miso Broth with Shrimp Dumplings is a simple, nourishing soup that takes just minutes to make. Want to know a little secret to great low calorie eating in cold weather? … Soup! It’s the only diet secret I know, and when I need to lose ...
Chimichurri Sauce is a glorious, garlicky herb sauce meant for slathering over grilled meats. It's the Argentinian version of a pesto, and it's fabulous!
Mini Shrimp Rolls with Homemade Plum Sauce ~ crisp rolls filled with shrimp, fresh ginger, and spring onion, with a tangy plum sauce ~ better than take-out!
Milk Chocolate Marbleized Bark is beautiful and so easy to make --- let your inner Picasso go wild!