Kale Pesto

Pesto is one of my favorite things to make and have on hand. Always! I keep a jar in the refrigerator and frozen pesto cubes in the freezer! It is one of my secret weapons for sneaking in a little extra dose of green goodness. I put spoonfuls of it on just about everything. I tell you, it makes any meal feel gourmet.

And the best part... this recipe takes less than 10 minutes from start to finish.

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Flourless Orange Cake

This Flourless Orange Cake recipe hails from my days of living in San Diego, CA. There were times when we had more oranges than we could possibly eat or juice. Plus this gluten-free cakey goodness is packed full of protein and good fats….and perfect for warding off the sugar crash that usually follows a sweet indulgence.

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Roasted Broccoli Soup with Garlic

Let me just start by saying I LOVE roasted roots and veggies of all sorts. The earthiness of roasted broccoli makes my inner goddess swoon. In the Spring time, this glorious green crop joins in the flames of our grill for a bit of tasty magic. In fall the earthy fumes of florets meet fire, oven style, fills our house with a scent that acts as an aphrodisiac for the palate.

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Crabapple Crumble

This year our Crab Apple trees are fruiting to the point of limbs nearly touching the ground. Now, if you are in upstate New York and have an apple tree in your yard, then you know that all apples are about to start abandoning their post. You may have already experienced these tiny tarts dive-bombing your car and your head. You might even be enjoying the sweet stench of those that are composting themselves right there on your lawn.

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Lemon & Cashew Energy Bites

When life is full, it’s also busy. And my life is gloriously full these days. I’m betting your life can be hectic too. So if you’re like me, then you are constantly on the lookout for super simple recipes of grab-and-go goodness. Well, these nourishing Lemon & Cashew Energy Bites (a.k.a. Bliss Balls) fit the bill! They’re nutrient and calorie dense to keep you fueled throughout the day.

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