Archive for the ‘Recipes’ Category

What’s more fitting than an egg recipe for Easter weekend?! Before I begin, I wanted to remind everyone that this is a vegetarian blog! I eat so many greens and make so many vegan meals that a lot of my new readers think that I’m strictly vegan, but I’m not. I am mainly vegetarian but love cooking vegan/plant-based meals and creating vegan desserts. I find it an excellent way to   Read More ...

You guys are seriously too cute. I loved reading all of your comments about why I should keep writing personal posts! My favorite is when a couple of you said “If I only wanted to see recipes, I would just buy a cook book!” That totally stuck with me : ) Soooo ever since I started working with DOLE Salads, I’ve been BEGGING them for kale! At every event I   Read More ...

I am just in love with all of the healthy meals that Paulette Lambert, R.D. made for us at the DOLE Summit. I felt so spoiled having all of these incredible meals prepared for me during my trip. I pretty much died and went to rabbit food heaven! I learned so many creative healthy ways to use DOLE packaged foods that I never would’ve thought of before! If only I   Read More ...

The healthy DOLE recipes continue! This is a Gingered Carrot and Orange Soup that we got to enjoy at the DOLE Summit. The soup is vegan and gluten-free, while still remaining creamy and thick. There’s also an unexpected ingredient; DOLE Mandarin Oranges, that give it a little extra flavor! Paulette Lambert, R.D. also added a dollop of nonfat Greek yogurt atop of our soups which is of course optional, but totally delicious!   Read More ...

As you saw in my previous post, we got to sip on some seriously delish cocktails made by blogger and mixologist Jordan Catapano at our first event at the DOLE Summit! Jordan Catapano is the author of This Girl Walks Into a Bar: A Women’s Guide to Professional Bartending and Home Mixology, and has had long experience as a professional bartender and mixologist. She blogs daily for  ThisGirlWalksIntoABar.com, is the mixologist blogger for BevMo!’s Thirsty Times, writes regularly   Read More ...