Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn

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I had the fancy idea to attempt a truffle popcorn recipe because it sounds beautiful and sophisticated and delicious. So after a very long day of work that involved driving 200+ miles (between Richmond and DC) I found myself driving from grocery … [Continue reading]

5 Quick and Easy Breakfast Ideas

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I am such a breakfast person. I will literally never understand people who can skip it. I'm pretty sure that's half the reason I get out of bed in the morning. But rumor has it, some people aren't a big fan of it. I guess it can take a little extra … [Continue reading]

3 Cheese White Pizza

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I had purchased a few pieces of garlic naan last week, thinking I'd make some Indian food, but time got away from me and I completely forgot about them. I knew I was pushing my luck with the expiration date by waiting much longer so I decided to whip … [Continue reading]

4 Spring Essentials

Are we done with all of the snow storms? Is it finally time for sunshine and warm weather and swimsuit shopping? Goodness, I don't know about you, but I'm ready. Someone hand me a margarita. Alex and I aren't taking any sort of spring-break-eqsue … [Continue reading]

10 Easy Black Bean Recipes

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I don't know about you, but sometimes I find myself in a grocery rut. I just buy the same things over and over again. (And Relay Foods actually makes it really simple to save your grocery list and order your regular items each week, which is … [Continue reading]

How to Make a Healthy Salad

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I think salads have a bit of a bad reputation. They're often reserved as "diet food" and I think they're almost viewed as a punishment, like you really wanted pizza but you're making yourself have a salad.  To be honest, I can see why. There are … [Continue reading]

Engagement Photos!


Today's post has absolutely nothing to do with vegetables. If you're not into sappy photos, feel free to close this window and check back in on Wednesday. For those of you who have more of a stomach for sappy couples, I'm so excited to show you some … [Continue reading]

5 Ingredient Creamy Goat Cheese Pasta

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Not surprisingly, I cook a lot. And sometimes a recipe turns out fantastic but I know I'll never make it again because it was just too complicated. There's something satisfying about tackling a difficult recipe, but once you've done it... it's not as … [Continue reading]

Snowed In Meals

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Monday morning, Richmond got a whole bunch of snow. While I know the whole country is ready for spring, I'm kind of enjoying the snow. Obviously I'm so ready for warmer nights, walks around the city, and sunshine in the park, but you might as well … [Continue reading]

Smashed Chickpea Sandwich

smashed chickpea sandwich

I love chickpeas. As a vegetarian, beans are a pretty significant part of my diet and chickpeas are tied with black beans for being my most favorite (and versatile) legume. I've got a ton of chickpea recipes up here on the blog, but this one is … [Continue reading]