Main Dishes · soup · vegan · Vegetarian

Eat Your Greens Detox Soup – Recipe 47 #osgcookbook challenge

There is something that just draws me to all things green.  Something about the vibrancy of the color, and probably the idea we’ve all grown up with that green = healthy, makes my mouth water when I see a plateful of something in the emerald family.  So naturally, I was quite drawn to this soup,… Continue reading Eat Your Greens Detox Soup – Recipe 47 #osgcookbook challenge

Appetizers · Side Dishes · Snacks · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Hummus and Pita Chips – Recipes 45 & 46 #osgcookbook challenge

Hummus and crackers are a regular snack at our house, although the hummus is usually store-bought and the crackers always are.  The salt content in both these things have always been a concern of mine, so I am happy to have found a simple recipe to make these things at home, in a much healthier… Continue reading Hummus and Pita Chips – Recipes 45 & 46 #osgcookbook challenge

Sweets · vegan

Banana Soft Serve – Recipe 44 #osgcookbook challenge

This was an impromptu endeavor, taken up out of an insane craving for something sweet on a night when no such thing was to be found in our kitchen.  My husband and I were chilling on the couch, binge-watching It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, when the craving hit.  I told him something along the lines… Continue reading Banana Soft Serve – Recipe 44 #osgcookbook challenge

Snacks · Sweets

Winter Citrus Salad: Recipe 43 #osgcookbook Challenge

At the beginning of the week I set out to cook 4 recipes a week from the Oh She Glows cookbook, to be finished all 114 recipes by the end of May (I started with 39 already under my belt from when I first started the cookbook in September). I am happy to say this… Continue reading Winter Citrus Salad: Recipe 43 #osgcookbook Challenge

Main Dishes · Snacks · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · Vegetarian

Recipes 41 & 42 #osgcookbook challenge

So this is what life looked like just a few months ago.  We had a long, hot, beautiful summer and I had a blast growing my very first vegetable garden! Right as things ripened and were ready to harvest, I picked up Oh She Glows and plowed my way through most of the salad recipes!… Continue reading Recipes 41 & 42 #osgcookbook challenge

Healthy Baked Goods · The #OSGcookbook Challenge

Recipe #40: Oil-Free Chocolate-Zucchini Muffins

One of my 2016 New Year’s resolutions is not to waste food.  Once a week I clean out the fridge and always feel super guilty as I throw away a whole bunch of once-perfectly-good food.  Old leftovers I never felt inspired to eat, forgotten heads of lettuce that didn’t meet their true destiny, and of… Continue reading Recipe #40: Oil-Free Chocolate-Zucchini Muffins