Easy Roasted Veggie Platter with Lemon Basil Quinoa

This feature was sponsored by our friends at Nuts.com. All opinions are my own. I know you’re in the mood for something healthy right about now. Thanksgiving just passed, Christmas is on the way and in between are a dozen holiday parties, cookie swaps, events and family gatherings-all of which are filled with lots of … Continued

Roasted Cauliflower and Onion Salad with Creamy Chickpea Garlic Sauce {Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free, Grain-Free, Vegan}

  It’s just starting to feel like fall in Manhattan and I’m so excited to start roasting veggies as the seasons start to change. I love fall- it’s such a cozy season that gets me excited to start using my oven again…especially when it comes to roasting veggies! Today, I’m sharing with you a salad … Continued

Roasted Onion Arugula Summer Salad with Creamy Hummus Dressing (Vegan, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Soy-Free)

Hooray for summer. I love these long summer sunny days where it’s light until 9 PM and you feel like the days are so much longer. This is my favorite time of the year when I can toss on my flip-flops and go for a walk and soak up the fresh air and smell of the … Continued

Watercress Soup with Cilantro n’ Beets

This weekend I created the most delicious summer-time chilling soup.  I tossed together fresh cucumbers and watercress for a cooling feeling, but then decided to add a touch of the Fall by including sweet potatoes and onions…and to polish it off, there’s nothing like the natural sweetness of fresh beets.  This soup is delicious as … Continued

Sweet Potato Almond Soup

Last night, I created a deliciously simple sweet potato and almond soup that warmed me up after my chilly walk home.  Let’s just say that it hit the spot and paired perfectly with a side of grilled vegetables and tofu smothered with organic tomato sauce and sprinkled with nutritional yeast…delicious is an understatement. Dig in, … Continued

Sweet Pea n’ Asparagus Guacamole

Last night, I got to thinking…its been quite some time since I’ve whipped up a guacamole, so I picked up an avocado at my corner farmer’s market and decided to get creative…how creative? Well, while at the farmer’s market I stumbled upon a fresh batch of sweet snow peas and a beautiful bundle of asparagus…I … Continued

Sweet Pea n’ Asparagus Guacamole

Last night, I got to thinking…its been quite some time since I’ve whipped up a guacamole, so I picked up an avocado at my corner farmer’s market and decided to get creative…how creative? Well, while at the farmer’s market I stumbled upon a fresh batch of sweet snow peas and a beautiful bundle of asparagus…I … Continued

Superbowl Casserole

Ready for the big game on Sunday? Here’s a quick and easy recipe that will have your Superbowl fans begging for more. Ingredients 1 cup gluten-free vegetable broth 1 Roma tomato, sliced 1 cup organic tomato sauce 1 large sweet onion, finely diced 2 scallions, finely chopped 1/4 cup sliced black olives 1 tsp. chili … Continued

Homeade n' Hearty Gluten-Free Pizza

Last night I created a homemade gluten-free, dairy-free veggie pizza that had my taste buds dancin’ for more…it was fabulous (to say the least).  Here are the easy and delicious recipes for my pizza crust, sauce and topping. Gluten-Free Pizza Crust Ingredients 1/4 cup rice milk 2 large eggs or egg substitute 1/3 cup cornstarch … Continued

Fillet of Sole with Spicy Cilantro Salsa

Last evening, I created a delicious dinner for myself…I spent my afternoon in the long lines of Whole Foods Market at Columbus Circle…after waiting online and fighting the New Year’s Eve crowds (at 3 PM), I was a happy camper with my fresh piece of sole, parsley, cilantro, onions, tomatoes and kale. I created a … Continued