Recipes

Lemon Curd with a Rosemary infused Chocolate crust

Rosemary Infused Chocolate Crust Butter – 12 TBSPRosemary sprigs – 4Graham crackers – 15 whole crackersUnsweetened cocoa powder (regular or dark) – 2 TBSPRaw sugar – 3 TBSP Lemon Filling Whole organic eggs – 4Egg yolks – 4Raw sugar – 1 ½ cupFreshly squeezed…

Vegan Chili Verde Dip

This recipe is so fantastic! We roasted the tomatillos to make the best verde sauce separate from the chili and then blended together because WHY NOT!! 4 garlic cloves1 jalapeño3 tomatillosolive oil for pan1/2 large red onion1 Tbsp oregano1 Tbsp ground cumin1 tsp chili…

Cheaper Chili

1/2 yellow onion, diced2 lbs. ground beef, 80% lean2 cloves garlic, smashed whole1 Tbsp chili powder1 tsp ground cumin1 tsp ground oregano, I used fresh1 tsp salt1/4 tsp cayenne pepper15 oz. tomato sauce, I used Hunts15 oz. light kidney beans, drained and rinsed15 oz….

Vanilla Bean Strawberry Waffles

Who can resist a heavenly sweet strawberry waffle! This one is amped up with vanilla bean, a simple strawberry topping and whipped cream! 1 1/2 cups whole milk1 vanilla bean1 case of strawberries, stemmed and sliced7 Tbsp sugar, divided3 large eggs, separated1/2 cup butter,…

White Fish Ceviche

14 oz can chickpeas, drained and rinsedolive oil for drizzleSalt and Pepper2 sweet potatoes 14 oz very fresh Cod, or skinless firm white fish1 red onion, thinly slicedjuice of 3 limes1/2 tsp salt1 red chili, thinly slicedhandful of cilantro leaves, juliennedfreshly ground black pepper…

Chia Seed Sweet Bowl

I serve this sweet bowl for breakfast but honestly friends, it could be served as dessert! Completely healthy dessert too so no one has an excuse 😉 1 cup unsweetened almond milk2 to 3 chopped pitted dates1/2 tsp probiotic powder1/2 tsp natural vanilla extractPinch…

Spicy Broccoli Salad

If you don’t think you can enjoy raw veggies, this salad will change your mind! Dressing1⁄3 cup water1/4 cup fresh lemon juice1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil1/3 cup raw pine nuts1/3 cup sunflower seeds2 tablespoons Dijon mustard1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar1/2 teaspoon Celtic sea salt1/8…

Cornish Hen

I bought this Cornish Hen frozen and allowed it to thaw slowly in the refrigerator for two days. Unexpectedly the neighbors came over last night while I was cozied up on my couch and my first thought was ‘lets make dinner!‘ So we did!…

Spaghetti Sauce

8 Large Tomatoes1 lb ground beef (I use ground Chuck, cut from the shoulder, rich in flavor and tender texture)1 lb mild italian sausage (use hot if you like it, will provide a spicier sauce)1/2 white onion, shredded1/4 C. freshly shredded carrots2 cloves garlic,…

Cranberry Curd with Ginger Crumb Crust

Crust 5 ounces gingersnaps 1 c. walnuts 3 Tbsp brown sugar 4 Tbsp butter melted Filling 12 oz bag of fresh cranberries 1 1/2 cups sugar, divided 3 eggs 2 egg yolks pinch of salt 1/2 c. fresh lemon juice 4 Tbsp (1/2 stick)…

Roasted Carrots with Candied Pecans & Goat Cheese

1 lb carrots, peeled1/4 c. brown sugar2 Tbsp unsalted butter, cut into patsSalt and Pepper1/4 tsp cinnamon2 ounces goat cheese, crumbledFew fresh thyme leaves to garnish Candied Pecans:1 Tbsp butter1 Tbsp maple syrup1 Tbsp brown sugar1/2 c. pecan halvesPinch of sea salt Preheat oven…

Peas & Pancetta

1 Tbsp olive oil2 1/2 ounces pancetta, 1/4-inch cut, then diced1 shallot, sliced1 10 oz bag frozen sweet peasSalt and pepperFew fresh mint leaves, julienned Heat the olive oil in a medium sauté pan, add the pancetta and shallot, and cook over medium heat…

Barbacoa

3 lbs chuck roast Salt & Pepper 2 Tbsp vegetable oil 1 1/4 cups beef broth, divided 3 – 4 chipotle chilies in adobo 6 garlic cloves 1 1/2 Tbsp ground cumin 1 Tbsp dried oregano 1/4 tsp ground cloves 3 bay leaves 1/4…

Thai Peanut Ramen with Chicken

4 cups low sodium chicken broth 1 can (14 ounce) coconut milk 1/4 c. low sodium soy sauce 2 Tbsp fish sauce 2 Tbsp honey 1/3 c. creamy peanut butter 1/4 c. Thai red curry paste 3/4 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts 8 ounces…

$80 Lasagna you’ll make over and over

Your friends will think you’re Italian once they try this dish you’ve spent some time on! This is enough for a family of 6, or two days of leftovers for a couple 🙂 The Sauce: 1 cup extra virgin olive oil 2 medium red…

Squash Bread

This bread smells and tastes like home. I pulled 9 beautiful butternut squash out of my garden last fall and unsure of what to make, I exchanged squash for a pumpkin recipe I had and the results were phenomenal ❤ I am happy to…

Coffee Chili

Y’all know me, I like to skip to what everyone is here for: The Recipe! If you want to read more about the preparation, its after the details 🙂 Fair warning, this chili is spicy! 5lbs Brisket (brown in 1/4c oil) 2 cups Yellow…

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