Tag Archives: herbs

ginger, citrus + black sesame carrots w/ edamame

A few temporary deficiencies in the home-base kitchen means some more fresh, raw and vibrant salad goods are in storeView full post »

sprout + crunch radicchio cups w/ honey chive vinaigrette and avocado {for spring!}

Put your winter woes aside, friends. Spring is arriving in slow trickles, whispers, pops and things that go whooooosh.View full post »

crispy eggplant + harissa flatbread with greens

You’ll have to forgive me for paraphrasing on this one. I remember reading this passage when we were away, onView full post »

roasted cauliflower soup with lemon + rosemary

This recipe is easy in many ways. There are 5 affordable, seasonal and accessible main ingredients. It’s just aView full post »

lemon rosemary vegetable stack with lentils + creamy horseradish vinaigrette

“Just go with it!” has never been an expression that I’ve enjoyed hearing. It’s mostView full post »

mushroom + stout pot pies with sweet potato crusts

mushroom and stout pot pies w/ sweet potato crusts (vegan) – The First Mess I decided that I wanted this year toView full post »

orange + ancho tempeh tacos w/ ruby grapefruit slaw

I say this about so many things, but winter citrus is certain proof that we are loved in this world. January brings usView full post »

the soup that heals

Happy new year to you! Sending all of my big hugs. The time for personal betterment is upon us (as always). But first,View full post »

oregano roasted brassicas with maple + dijon dressing

Brassicas = mustard-y cabbages, brussels, broccoli, cauliflower etc goodness. This hearty winter salad is one of theView full post »

spelt focaccia with seeds, thyme + caramelized onions

Everyone should learn how to make bread. I’m not being an idealist on this. It is a chief form of sustenance forView full post »

sweet potato, chipotle + chard cornbread stuffing

Judging from most of the American food mags I’ve been glancing at, stuffing, dressing etc. is a bit of a thingView full post »

sweet corn + caramelized tomato farrotto

Guys, summer isn’t over and I’m going to prove it to you. How? Over a healthy bowl of farro risotto withView full post »

a really high protein salad + balsamic tofu

Having worked in restaurants of all levels and types for a number of years, I can tell you with absolute certaintyView full post »

vegetable ceviche + chipotle pepita “pilaf”

My friend asked me if I had any ideas for a simple, raw, vegetable-heavy dish (that wasn’t a salad) to make inView full post »