taste test: ben and jerry’s non-dairy pints

ice cream is the perfect dessert for a summer outdoor celebration.  but what if you (or some of your guests) are dairy free?  you’d want to choose something delicious that everyone can enjoy, right? so, I recently held a mini taste test with ben & jerry’s non-dairy pints (I know, I know – they’ve been out for a … More taste test: ben and jerry’s non-dairy pints

sourdough pizza crust

so I’ve recently been feeding a sourdough starter in order to start making some sourdough bread more regularly.  and luckily King Arthur Flour has a great sourdough pizza crust recipe for the “discarded starter” that you would normally throw away after a daily or weekly feeding (yeah! less waste!).   so for those of you who … More sourdough pizza crust

easy granola

so I had a granola craving and I found this great recipe from bon appetit, “nothing but clusters granola”  and decided to give it a try. glad I did because it’s absolutely delish.  and I only made minor tweaks to the recipe (just based on what I had available and my own personal preferences) but … More easy granola

apple tart.

so, I just got back from the U.S. Virgin Islands where I got to spend Mother’s Day weekend (yeah!).  and I baked this apple 🍏 tart (with my mom) for Mother’s Day dinner with my family (it’s perfect for any celebration or any day!).  it’s a recipe that I hope you will enjoy immensely – so please share if … More apple tart.

Easter tea party.

so I’ve done an Easter Brunch menu but I feel like an afternoon Easter tea party would be just as enjoyable. this sample menu includes a variety of seasonal spring produce* which would be perfect before an Easter egg 🥚 hunt. 😀 tell me what you think!  happy Easter! Easter tea menu savory avocado salad lettuce wraps via morningstar … More Easter tea party.

orange you lovely…

I’m revisiting my eat-in-color series with a day of orange eats! orange-hued foods like sweet potatoes, carrots, pumpkin, squash, cantaloupe and oranges (just to name a few) are full of antioxidants and can help fight off infection and support healthy skin and hair* – and who doesn’t have time for that.  😀 so here’s a day of … More orange you lovely…

game time, snack time.

here’s a meatless game day menu that will make everyone happy (even your favorite carnivores!) – which recipes will you try? savor bibb salad with radishes via martha stewart vegan lentil walnut burgers via vegan richa plantain chips via the SugarApple (yours truly 🙂   )  sweet ultimate unbaked raw vegan chocolate brownies via chocolate covered katie … More game time, snack time.