Chicken Pesto Pasta Salad

  So we're coming into the last week of January everyone! Its just about that time when every day-time talk show, magazine, and newspaper reminds us that we are in a competition with our New Years Resolutions and its time to check the score...   So if chocolate, cycling class, and happy hour are kicking your pretty little butt, stop stressing because this isn't the NFL. Not even high school basketball... this is pee wee soccer ladies and gents; and everyone is a winner as long … [Read more...]

Portobello Pesto Sandwich with Roasted Summer Veggies

                          So today is National Start a Garden Day!   ...Just kidding. Its not. Is there already a day for this?? I figured if pancakes and Nutella get their own day so should starting a garden! So on behalf of all of the other procrastinating gardeners out there, I am officially establishing June 4 as "National You Waited Too Long So You Should Really … [Read more...]

An Earth Day Inspired Dinner Party

┬áSo today's post is extra special - like deserving of glitter, a gold star, and maybe even a firework kind of special... I hosted my very first┬ádinner party ever yesterday! I am so excited that Foodbuzz.com liked my proposal for an Earth Day themed, earth-friendly, vegetarian (mostly vegan!) dinner party, because it gave me an amazing excuse to invite over my closest friends to be with the people I love the most - doing the thing I love the most...cooking! I loved having an Earth … [Read more...]