PB and J Overnight Oats

If you know me, you know I LOVE everything peanut butter, so I already knew I’d love these creamy peanut butter overnight oats from Erin Lives Whole before I even made them! Creamy PB and J Overnight Oats: INGREDIENTS 1 cup rolled oats (certified gluten-free if GF) 1 1/2 tbsp. chia seeds 1 cup almond milk 2 tbsp. maple…

Strawberry Banana Overnight Oats

With the combo of strawberry, banana, yogurt and almond milk, can you go wrong? Here is one of my favorite overnight oats recipe from ErinLivesWhole  (my additions to the original recipe from Erin Lives Whole are in red) Strawberry Banana Overnight Oats INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup quick oats 1/2 cup vanilla greek yogurt (or plain but you may want…

homemade pasta (without a pasta maker)

With all of this added time at home now with all of the social distancing measures around COVID-19, I decided to take advantage of a free pasta making class that One Table was offering with Meryl from Pasta Social Club (she has amazing recipes and pasta making tips on her site, check it out!) It was…

homemade challah

I love the process of making homemade challah, and have made various types, my favorite so far is my  whole wheat challah. If you’re favorite kind of challah is white bread and you are looking for a traditional white challah recipe, this is my favorite traditional challah bread recipe I have made yet, and is…

Chocolate PB Crispy Squares

Not normally a huge fan of rice krispy treats, but I love chocolate and peanut butter, so I decided to try Gal Cohen’s (@holyhealth on instagram) recipe for these crispy squares. They are vegan, and I really enjoyed them.  chocolate peanut butter rice kripsies treats INGREDIENTS 3 cups puffed rice cereal (or general rice krispies)…

homemade blueberry compote

This recipe from a sweet pea chef is delicious, nutritious, and so easy to make (i’ve already made it twice in less than a month! I’ve had it served with yogurt (I use plain fage greek yogurt 2%) and granola, as well as homemade pancakes and waffles Here’s Lacey Baier’s recipe: Homemade Blueberry Compote Ingredients…

pickled red onions

I’d been seeing pickled red onions all over instagram, and they bring such a beautiful color to dishes! I’d been wanting to try them, and have tried two recipes so far (this recipe from Rachel Cooks that I’m sharing with you all is my favorite!) I’ve used them on top of avocado toasts and curries,…

homemade buckwheat granola

I LOVE buckwheat and homemade granola, but have never tried this combo together! I found a recipe online and didn’t have too high of expectations, but really loved how it turned out! I’ve eaten it alone as a snack, with milk as a cereal, as a yogurt topping along with other fruits, and even coated…

shaved brussels sprouts salad with roasted chickpeas and lemon tahini

Amidst the craziness of COVID-19, I was shopping for vegetables, only to find my regular items sold out at my local grocery store. I wanted to purchase a green vegetable, and ended up purchasing shaved brussels sprouts. I started looking for a healthy, vegetarian brussels sprouts recipe, and came across this one from Grateful Grazer….

Baked Carrot Fries and Spicy Cashew Sauce

This recipe, which I got from Holy Health (a food instagrammer I follow) was simply divine, so I’m sharing it with you all on this blog (and also putting it here so I can reference it for myself). This was my first time trying carrot fries, and even on their own, they were divine! The…