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This Week’s Bits & Bites

  Well, we made it through Stormageddon 2016. Whew! Friday brought a few gusty hours, but Saturday’s typhoon remnant was literally a remnant – maybe 10 minutes of wind and then nada. Even though...

How to Make Vegetable Broth in the Slow Cooker

How to Make Vegetable Broth in the Slow Cooker

Grab your veggie scraps and your Crock Pot and make up your very own batch of golden-delicious veggie broth! It’s easy.

Slow Cooker BBQ Chickpea Sloppy Joes recipe

Slow Cooker BBQ Chickpea Vegan Sloppy Joes

Tangy, hearty, and easy! Chickpeas and red lentils cook up thick and rich in a tomato-BBQ base.

This Week’s Bits & Bites

Life has been crazy-busy the last few days, but it’s the kind of crazy-busy that is sort of random, as in, I can’t really put my finger on why every day is even nuttier...

Buffalo Cheese Ball recipe

Buffalo Cheese Ball

All the flavor of Buffalo hot wings with none of the bird (or the work)! A super-duper easy, crowd-pleasing appetizer made healthier with light cream cheese and veggies.

Pumpkin Curry Soup

Pumpkin puree, apples, onions, and warm, earthy spices are blended together to create a pot of creamy, delicious pumpkin love! This one is made with pumpkin puree, so you can enjoy it any time of year – not just fall.

This Week’s Bits & Bites

Forever ago, I started writing a weekly bits & bites column. Not long after, I decided to make it a monthly thing. And then, well, I sort of stopped. And I have no excuse...

Oatmeal Cookie Smoothie

Oatmeal Cookie Smoothie

A delicious dairy-free and protein-rich smoothie that tastes just like an oatmeal cookie!

How to Roast Pumpkin Seeds

How to Roast Pumpkin Seeds (plus three tasty variations)

Delicious, healthy pumpkin seeds are the best pumpkin-carving snack. Whether you’re pureeing your own pumpkin or creating your jack o’masterpiece, don’t let these little gems go to waste! They’re easy to roast to crunchy, addicting perfection.

Orange Cranberry Steel-Cut Oatmeal recipe

Cranberry Orange Steel Cut Oatmeal

Creamy, warmly spiced, and just different enough to be special, this hearty oatmeal is full of cozy flavors – the perfect breakfast for when the weather turns colder.

Zoodles & Noodles with Burst Cherry Tomato Sauce

Zoodles & Noodles with Burst Cherry Tomato Sauce

This super-easy dinner makes the most of last-of-season summer produce. But don’t be fooled – this dish can be enjoyed any time of year. Grocery store cherry tomatoes usually the most flavorful, even in the heart of winter!

Cauliflower Rice Black Bean Burrito Bowl recipe

Cauliflower Rice Black Bean Burrito Bowls

A base of cauliflower rice and seasoned black beans topped generously with cherry tomato pico de gallo and creamy avocado. Love this easy, healthy dinner!