My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Chicken Pho Zucchini Noodle Soup (Gluten Free!)

Chicken Pho Zucchini Noodle Soup (Gluten Free!)

) It doesn’t come easily to me, since Italian-American cooking is my comfort blanket. When Pacific Foods sent me three of their Soup Starters, my eyes lit up when I saw “Chicken Pho
BLT Zucchini Pasta

BLT Zucchini Pasta

I’m overjoyed by how well-received my recipes have been in the gluten-free and Paleo community. While I fall off the wagon every once in a while (probably more than I’d like to admit), I always come back to my plate to make me feel better
Spicy & Slightly Decadent Corn Chowder

Spicy & Slightly Decadent Corn Chowder

After I did so I ran the back of my knife over the cob to make sure I got every little drop of moisture from the corn to include in the soup
Grilled Blackened Tilapia

Grilled Blackened Tilapia

Goes great with my Simple Tarter Sauce. Based on my Oven Baked Blacken Tilapia, it only takes 2 minutes per side to get a grilled masterpiece
Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala

 Most of the alcohol in my home ends up in my food, like this bottle of Marsala. (4 servings). This is a dish I used to make a lot because I loved it so much and it was easy to make
Raw Food Recipe: Sweet Potato Noodles ~ plus, Meal Plan Week Five

Raw Food Recipe: Sweet Potato Noodles ~ plus, Meal Plan Week Five

13 grEven my two year old nephew loved them. “Thank you for the weekly meal plan recipes makes my life with 5 kids that much easier. Super thick, creamy and so sinfully chocolatey good and whew that spice will kick you awake in a good way” BDM This week's 29 page meal plan includes a shopping list, snack ideas, recipes for all the meals, and seven brand new recipes
Slightly Smoky Ham and Bean Soup

Slightly Smoky Ham and Bean Soup

We attended an Oktoberfest celebration thrown by friends C and L, and indulged in some hearty beer, homemade soft pretzels, spiraled ham, grilled brats and other sausages, and fabulous fall desserts (among other things)
Raw Food Menu: June 2, 2013 & Meal Plan Week Eleven

Raw Food Menu: June 2, 2013 & Meal Plan Week Eleven

" My blender is small and weak, poor thing (but has lasted forever), so I blend my greens first. I also used Manitoba Harvest Hemp Pro 50, 50% Protein Powder, 32-Ounce which is my favorite hemp powder. 34 grMeal Plan Week Eleven  This week's meal plan includes the Watermelon Tomato Salad with Mango Dressing, Lemon Cherry Cheesecake, and Sweet Potato Noodles from above, more new recipes and old favorites

Marinated Zucchini "Pasta" Salad

Last week on my birthday, my mom and I ventured to Santa Monica for hot yoga, followed by a delightful lunch at Planet Raw

curly sweet potato fries veggie wrap

creamy spread. Spread some of the creamy sauce inside each romaine leave, top with sliced carrots and curly sweet potato fries
Miso Mushroom Zucchini “Ramen” Noodles

Miso Mushroom Zucchini “Ramen” Noodles

Since you all loved my chicken pho recipe using their Pho Soup Starter, I figured I’d bring you yet another delicious dish using one of their broths
Butternut Squash Carrot Noodles with Sausage & Kale

Butternut Squash Carrot Noodles with Sausage & Kale

If they don’t sell Dave’s Gourmet pasta sauce at your supermarket, just use my recipe for homemade butternut squash sauce or follow the guidelines in the beginning of this post when you’re at the supermarket next time
Zucchini Spaghetti with Red Pesto! GF, V, SCD!

Zucchini Spaghetti with Red Pesto! GF, V, SCD!

My Ulcerative Colitis started flaring last September when I was in a show in NYC. I had to move home to Cincinnati for treatment, and after a long, frustrating recovery (my body rejected all medications), my body is finally healed enough to return to the City I Love