Posts tagged with: olive oil

I’ve got a tasty, festive salad for you.  I am all about keeping salads simple and adding flavor with what you have on hand in your fridge and pantry.  In...
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I am always trying to get my kids to eat more veggies.  I adore spring peas (and shhhh, I want them to, also!). Yes, they are starchy and comforting, but they...
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Do you want a simple dish to whip up?  Try chickpeas aka chana as it’s called in Indian cultures.  Lately, I’ve been loving chickpeas as they are super comforting and  nourishing.  Loaded...
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As we approach the season of bountiful food with Thanksgiving coming up, let’s take the time to celebrate the fall season’s produce. Click here for a guide to seasonal produce....
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Spring is in the air! Let’s take stock of what’s in your pantry or fridge right now.  Before you run out to the grocery store to make dinner tonight, use...
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Who doesn’t love a good bowl of plant-based goodies.  I love to color my bowls with veggies, fruits, beans, herbs and spices, nuts and seeds.  It’s a healthy and hearty way...
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It’s such a thrill to get into the kitchen with my kids and cook.  Although, they don’t always want to be there, I think it’s important for them to watch....
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I had the pleasure of taping a TV segment for a local news station, WGN-TV, today. {Thanks, Katharin and Steve for coming over to my kitchen!}.  It’s was a fun to...
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It’s always a good day for a farmers market.  In Chicago, the markets are in full swing from May through October with over 70 vendors bringing organic fruits, vegetables, grass fed meat,...
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