Thanksgiving Leftovers

I've said it before but it is shocking, 40% of food produced is wasted, of that 40-50% comes from consumers. I am sure that number only increases this time of year. If you want some tips for Thanksgiving meals, and what to do with leftovers listen to this interview I did with WIAD, CBS DC … Continue reading Thanksgiving Leftovers

Carrot Cake Recipe & Sally’s Middle Name- Restaurant Review

Every year since living in DC, I make my sister her all time favorite dessert- Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. Every year I try a new recipe hoping it will be better than the last. This year according to my sister "Was the best yet!" Mission accomplished. Recipe is at the end of this … Continue reading Carrot Cake Recipe & Sally’s Middle Name- Restaurant Review

Cooking Class in Luberon, Provence and Poached Pear Recipe

One of the highlights of our trip to France was, with out a doubt, this cooking class(click for link), called Cuisine de Chef. Surrounded by the spectacular French countryside of mountains, vineyards, and orchards, I can't think of a more perfect setting to feel submerged into the serene Provence. Even if you do not attend the cooking … Continue reading Cooking Class in Luberon, Provence and Poached Pear Recipe

Lentil and Butternut Squash Soup

Happy Friday my friends! I feel like we are on the edge of spring but still can't quite get there. Try this delicious recipe to warm you up instead. Soup? stew? chili? How about a warming bowl of wonderful wintery goodness. When I was writing the title of this post I hesitated for a minute … Continue reading Lentil and Butternut Squash Soup

Graham Flour and Rose Water Waffles

These waffles are inspired by Beth from Local Milk Blog. I think I talked about her in my last post, because she is so inspiring and her recipes are amazing. They have the perfect touch of comforting yet creative, vibrant and wholesome. I made a few changes because I had to make do with what … Continue reading Graham Flour and Rose Water Waffles

Coconut Kale Salad

OOhhh summer! What happened to having the summers off, relaxing and laying in the sun? Time has gotten away from me and I don't even know what I've been doing. Trying to take advantage of all DC has to offer, traveling, concerts, markets, etc. work really seems to get in the way sometimes 😉  I … Continue reading Coconut Kale Salad

Get Juiced!

Hello World! I am so excited to be starting a new blog (third ones a charm, right?). This is my space to keep track of  recipes, favorite places, food news, random adventures and whatever else is on my mind. A little bit about myself: I am a Registered Dietitian and work at a grocery store … Continue reading Get Juiced!