Food · Vegetarian Cooking

Baked Eggplant Parmesan Stacks 

Folks, I've tried to make eggplant parmesan a few times in my life, but last night I finally succeeded making THE best version; it's finally something I feel comfortable serving to other people. I don’t know what it was, but when I went grocery shopping last night, the eggplant was calling to me, and since… Continue reading Baked Eggplant Parmesan Stacks 

Food · Vegetarian Cooking

Satisfying Salads: Keeping You Healthy, Happy, and Far From Hangry

Salads don't have to boring, and they don't even have to be entirely raw either! (Think:  roasted vegetable salad) I eat a lot of salads, and I make a lot of salads for potlucks, simply because I know most people bring heavy foods for shared meals, and I like to balance the table out with… Continue reading Satisfying Salads: Keeping You Healthy, Happy, and Far From Hangry

Food · Reflections

Confessions of a nacho lover in Nashville 

(Nachos sans chili and sour cream not pictured because I scarfed them down before taking a photo.)  Folks, I swear I had every intention of being good in Nashville. I even packed healthy snacks - bananas, peanuts, raisins, carrots, hummus, and "happy squeeze" blueberry and kale purée - to avoid temptation (nothing says indulgence like… Continue reading Confessions of a nacho lover in Nashville 

Food

Roasted Vegetable Salad with Creamy Leek and Dill Dressing

Over the last couple of years, Buzzfeed has been doing a great job in making cooking easier and more accessible for those too afraid to try, thanks to their Tasty videos. When these videos first came out, I would only salivate over them and watch enviously, without bothering to try them out myself because I figured… Continue reading Roasted Vegetable Salad with Creamy Leek and Dill Dressing

Travel

Charleston: Top Picks for a Weekend Getaway to the Walled City

Planning a trip to Charleston and wondering what it has to offer? Our trip was focused on downtown Charleston, so here's what we picked as the most interesting. Caveat: Our recommendations are based on our experiences, so keep in mind that I'm a vegetarian and my husband doesn't care for steak or seafood. If you… Continue reading Charleston: Top Picks for a Weekend Getaway to the Walled City