Homemade pasta sauce

For a long time now, I have been searching for the perfect mix of veggies for my pasta sauce. I knew I must be missing some “secret ingredient”. Who knew that secret ingredient was cauliflower?!? :)) I had some in the fridge and thought, “hmm… cauliflower has kind of a meaty taste. Let me try…

Black Bean Puree

Ok, you got me, im very excited about healthy food, but I LOVE fat, healthy fat, yes, but fat! I could drink olive oil and eat more than one avocado in a sitting. (Just ask my hubby to tell u the story of how i ended up taking sole possesion of the community Guacamole bowl…

Pad Thai Noodles with Vibrant Peanut Sauce

Ingredients for Noodles: 8 oz Annie Chun’s Brown Rice Pad Thai Noodles (available at Whole Foods) Organic Soy Sauce  Ingredients for Peanut Sauce: 2/3 cup-1tsp Natural, salted peanut butter (the ingredients should be peanuts and salt) (in other words 1tsp less than 2/3 cup; you are removing 1 tsp of the p.b. and replacing it…

Comforting Butternut Squash and Potato Soup

Comforting Butternut Squash and Potato Soup This is a very subtly flavored butternut squash and potato soup. It’s comforting and silky; perfect for these stormy, rainy, cold days. 😉 Ingredients 2 small butternut squashes (approx. 6 cups cubed, sorry forgot to get exact measurments 2 garlic cloves, smashed 1/2 large yellow onion 2 garlic cloves,…

Taratour (tahini sauce 😋)

Taratour is an amazing Lebanese tahini sauce. It’s always included when you order a “chicken kabob wrap”, however, I love it so much, I can dip bread in it or eat it off a spoon and be just as happy. Usually I make it only with lemon juice, but I only had a little lemon…