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Friday Top Five – Volume 12: Food Apps

My phone is rarely far from my grasp. Everything from the book I am reading, to the food I am eating, to where I am eating it, exists on my phone. I even have a folder dedicated to “Food,” which is filled to capacity with apps. Calorie trackers, recipe finders, grocery list makers, you name, we’ve got it. Here are a list of just a few of our favorites. Happy Friday everyone!

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Vegan Ceviche

First Gazpacho and now Ceviche…sticking with the cold summer dishes theme I thought now would be a good time to post my Vegan Ceviche recipe. This cool, crisp salad is great served up with tortilla chips or my personal favorite, on top of a bed of lettuce. Read more

Super Green Morning Smoothie

Need a morning pick-me-up? One that is non-caffeinated and has all sorts of goodness blended into a smooth puree of sweet, delicious, green (sort of) liquid? Well, I have just the thing you are looking for… Not really a juice, not so much a smoothie, but a super tasty way to start your morning.

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Gazpacho Face Off

We are currently experiencing a heatwave in Chicago, running outside has been quite a challenge, we’ve been drinking way more water than usual and our appetites have decreased…but who are we kidding, we’re still hungry! That is why this week we have decided to face off a cool summer recipe – Gazpacho – in layman’s terms, cold soup. Read more

Cauliflower Gazpacho

I’m always trying to think of ways to minimize my food waste and I never realized that stale bread was a staple of gazpacho, did you? Now I know what I am going to do with all the stale bread and leftover vegetables in my house. Read more

Spicy Tomato & Avocado Gazpacho

Whelp. I was enjoying my summer, but this week, I am not. Sitting directly next to my AC and gulping down insane amounts of lemon water, has gotten a bit old. My fruit consumption has gone up by about 245% and I don’t want to be anywhere near my kitchen, unless it’s to stand in front of my fridge with the doors open until the ‘door open alarm’ starts to go off. Cooking anything seems like an epicly hot chore, so when I can make a meal in under 10 minutes and there is no heat required, I’m all in.

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Friday Top Five – Volume 11: Kitchen Gadgets

We love to eat food, and by evidence of this blog we love to make food too. We couldn’t make all these wonderful creations without our trusty kitchen tools and gizmos. Today for our Friday Top Five we bring to you our Top Five favorite kitchen gadgets. Happy Friday! Read more

Strawberry Shortcake Face Off: Yeah ‘Merica!

Happy 4th of July y’all! Since we hope you are out enjoying ‘merica’s birthday instead of inside reading our blog, we are going to keep this short and sweet. Emphasis on the sweet, because our face off this week is our favorite All American dessert: Strawberry Shortcake! Read more

Vegan Strawberry Shortcake

This All American holiday calls for some All American Dessert, Vegan Style. It has been quite some time since I have had Strawberry Shortcake, so I was looking forward to making this dessert that I absolutely loved as a child. Read more

Gluten Free Strawberry Shortcake

Well, I can’t really believe the 4th of July is already here. This year is flying by! So, its time to take a break from all the hectic daily responsibilities of work and general life-stuff, and enjoy our nation’s birthday. And since birthday’s usual include cakes, we whipped up some strawberry shortcakes for this week’s face off! Read more