Vegan “Twix” Bars

Recently Greg’s cousin and his family came to the West Coast to visit and we got to spend a lovely afternoon with them. David and Bethany are the owners of B’s Salty and Sweet Bakery in Columbia, Tennessee and they are baking geniuses! Sourdough Bread, Homemade Babka, Pop Tarts… their menu is endless! Cooking for … More Vegan “Twix” Bars

Lettuce Wraps

Ahhh- butter lettuce! Amongst all the different kinds of leafy greens there are, this one has to be my favorite. Romaine is the workhorse of lettuce- carrying the hearty toppings and always there when you need it. Spinach is a nice change when you want something darker and, in my opinion, fancier. But butter lettuce…it’s … More Lettuce Wraps

Victory Garden

Going to the grocery store these days, things are looking very different. Shelves that were once stocked to the brim are running low, items that were always there suddenly are not. I went to the grocery store right after “lock down” went into effect in California and it was a madhouse. I could not find … More Victory Garden

Carrot Salad

I am constantly on the lookout for a healthy lunch that can be made ahead of time that isn’t the boring old green salad. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good romaine salad, but sometimes you just need something different. I decided to visit my favorite internet chef, The Smitten Kitchen, for some inspiration … More Carrot Salad