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Harissa Breakfast Potatoes

Harissa Breakfast Potatoes

Let me introduce you to my newest spicy pantry love: harissa. If you like a little spice in your life, you’ve GOT to try it. Especially on these Harissa Breakfast Potatoes. Harissa is an African hot pepper paste made from roasted red peppers, serrano peppers (hot!) and baklouti […]

Hot Pink Hummus

Hot Pink Hummus

I mean, come on. Is this Hot Pink Hummus not the most fun thing you’ve ever seen? And you know what’s so cool? That color is totally natural. The color comes from the inclusion of a very small roasted beet, but I couldn’t call this […]

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie Bowl

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie Bowl

Treat. Yo. Self. For Valentine’s Day , Galentine’s Day or just about any day of the year… this Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie Bowl has all the decadence you crave with all the self-love and goodness that you need! Tis the season for heart-shaped everything, chocolate-covered fruits, […]

Whole Wheat Penne with Sausage and Broccoli

Whole Wheat Penne with Sausage and Broccoli

This Whole Wheat Penne with Sausage and Broccoli dish is everything you’re craving. It’s spicy, coated in a luscious lightened-up Parmesan sauce and balanced with the addition of the broccoli. This dish is based on a family favorite from a local Italian restaurant near my […]

Crispy Jalapeno Burgers

Crispy Jalapeno Burgers

Juicy. Spicy. Gooey. Crunchy. Saucy. Melty. Meet the Crispy Jalapeno Burger. I could keep going. You know those days when nothing else will do but a big, stacked burger?  This recipe is for one of those days when you just can’t anymore. It hits all the right notes. […]

Curry Aioli

Curry Aioli

Shake it up, baby! Here’s the cold hard truth—if you have a batch of this Curry Aioli ready in the back of your fridge, you’ll never face another boring meal ever again. I’m a big fan of condiments. Easy Oven Fries are fabulous, of course, […]