No Churn Strawberry Swirl Ice Cream

I’ve found the purest form of love. No churn ice cream. I was barely able to take photos, it’s THAT good. Listen guys – I have no idea why people buy ice cream. Making your own is where it’s at. Don’t have an ice cream machine? You don’t need one! This no churn ice cream…

Lemon Caper Pasta

Hi, my name is Kelly, and I am a rule-abider. It is March, 2020 and I am self-isolating. I am aggressively washing my hands. I’m FaceTiming my friends. I am using what’s in my pantry for meals, instead of venturing out to the grocery store. I may still have fresh and frozen vegetables in my…

Apple Cardamom Hand Pies with a Cinnamon Spiced Rum Glaze

Hey Cutie Pie, how’s your day going? Going well over here because we have hand pies. I call them “hand pies” but they really should be called “face pies” because they are bigger than the average hand. And that’s a good thing. This pie recipe is simple, quick and easy. One day I was loungin’…

Blue Buckwheat Pancakes

I woke up this morning and saw that it was International Pancake Day, so I couldn’t not make pancakes. I bring to you, gluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free, Blue Buckwheat Pancakes! Happy Pancake Day, lovers. I’m a breakfast fanatic, and you can’t have an amazing breakfast without pancakes….am I right?! I’m right. The buckwheat flour in…

Tropical Nice Cream

Hey! It’s 2020 and did you hear that ice cream can be made of fruit now, and not cream? It’s true, man! Now we can eat it every night, guys! Woop, woop! My dad is a HUGE ice cream fanatic and I have definitely inherited the same taste buds from him. Any kind, anywhere –…

Jewelled Brussel Sprout Kale Salad with Honey Dijon Dressing

People say brussel sprouts are either a thing you love or hate. I call bologna. I say they are delicious and here is the proof: Jewelled Brussel Sprout Kale Salad with Honey Dijon Dressing. Prepare them properly and those haters ain’t gon be hatin’ no mo. Ahhh the brussel sprout. It looks like a mini…

Brown Butter Nutty Granola

There are numerous reasons why you should set your oven to 375 right now and break out all of the nuts in your pantry, but here are the top three: Christmas is coming You need a hostess gift You like nuts Truly – this is the best, most perfect, thoughtful, fast, easy, cheap and delicious…

Homemade Hummus Three Ways

The holidays are upon us and it’s time to dip, dip, dip! And with all of the heavy eating on the horizon, we need something light and healthy beforehand to save room for the main course! Enter – Golden Beet Hummus, Roasted Garlic Hummus and Middle Eastern Hummus with Briny Capers, Olives and Za’atar (my…

Easy Butternut Squash Fettuccine “Alfredo” with Whipped Ricotta

Attention everyone! This should be your next pasta night recipe. Here are my supporting arguments: Smooth and rich like an alfredo but without the dairy and calorie count Vegetable bonus blended right into the sauce A lot less fat content than regular alfredo Cloud-like whipped ricotta (okay, it’s dairy, but some things are just worth…

Shakshuka

Does anyone else go to bed early because you just can’t wait for breakfast in the morning? Me too, guys. Me too. I’ve been really diggin’ Middle Eastern cuisine lately, and shakshuka is something that has been on rotation in my kitchen for a while now. It is basically eggs poached in a spicy tomato…