Super Food Mason Jar Salads

Super Food Mason Jar Salads |

Are you tired of mason jar meals yet? No of course you’re not!!! These healthy, portable meals are your favorite way to take food on-the-go! This time, we’ve layered some of nature’s healthiest food in our darling mason jars. And at the bottom of our jars is a homemade blood-orange olive oil dressing that is… 

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Winter Greens Salad with Preserved Lemon and Blue Cheese

Winter Greens Salad with Preserved Lemon and Blue Cheese |

Kale and sprouts and endive, oh my! I love a good salad; a salad with bite and zing and texture and just a hint of sweetness. And while I thoroughly enjoy fresh, in-season lettuce, come spring I usually only enjoy it for a month or so. After that I start to get bored of the watery,… 

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Edible Homemade Christmas Gift Guide

Lavender Lemon Infused Honey |

GUYS. Where the FREAK did the time go?? How are we already at the end of 2015?! And, more importantly, HOW ARE WE ALREADY JUST A WEEK FROM CHRISTMAS?!?! I’m craaazzzy about Christmas; it is by far my favorite time of year. I count down to the holiday season every year, often not waiting for… 

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Date Night Scallops over Arugula with White Wine Garlic Sauce

Seared Sea Scallops over Arugula with White Wine Garlic Sauce |

Do you have a date night? Whether you’re single, in a relationship, married, or “it’s complicated,” I think it is SO IMPORTANT to have date night. And I’m not talking about date night with a partner. I’m talking about some quality time with Y-O-U. I’ve already told you that my last year in college was… 

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How to Become A Better Cook: How to Build the Perfect Salad

How to Build the Perfect Salad |

As the weather gets warmer, I want to spend less time in the kitchen and more time outside with family and friends. And I’m especially enjoying lighter, healthier meals that don’t make me feel weighted down when I go on evening walks around my neighborhood or cuddle up in front of a breezy window with… 

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Berry Sweet Piggy Salad {paleo & AIP}

Berry Sweet Piggy Salad {paleo & AIP} |

Bacon + prosciutto + fruit on arugula. OMG. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again — although it can be difficult and trying to have such a limited diet, my dietary restrictions have definitely allowed me try some new and wonderful things! For example, prosciutto… on a salad. I went to get lunch… 

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Greek Chicken Zucchini Noodle Bowl

Greek Chicken Zucchini Noodle Bowl |

This is delicious food for lazy people. Guys. I have figured out how I’m going to do all my meals this summer. And oh, is it going to be hands free and glorious. #1. I will grill all of the things. For the first time ever, when I move next month I will have a grill…. 

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20 Minute Meal: Warm Chicken, Citrus, & Cabbage Salad

20 Minute Meal: Warm Chicken, Citrus, & Cabbage Salad |

I love to cook. But sometimes… I don’t love to cook and I just love to eat. Sometimes I want delicious, home-cooked tasting food in my mouth without having to go through the effort of making it. (I know. Poor me. So lazy.) That’s when quick meals like this come to the rescue. And let me… 

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The Best Lemon & Olive Oil Dressing (or Marinade)

The Best Lemon-Olive Oil Dressing (or Marinade) |

I know you’re looking at me sideways after that title. I mean, who can really say what is the “best” of anything? And I know I sure haven’t tasted every single lemon-olive oil dressing in the world, so I haven’t done quite enough research to say with ultimate authority that this is “the best!” Howeeevvver, this… 

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Roasted Peach Caprese Salad

Roasted Peach Caprese Salad via StrictlyDelicious

Before I learned of my tomato allergy, caprese salads were one of my favorite summer dishes. I loooooved the thick slices of succulent tomatoes and creamy cheese with sweet green basil stuffed in the layers every which way. Ooohhh OH I would eat those babies all summer long, and twice on Sundays. Since moving to Richmond I… 

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