Curried Cauliflower + Creamy Coconut Sumac Yogurt

I have a total love/hate relationship with those nights when I have nothing on the dinner menu.  On the one hand, I hate not having a plan.  Often I don’t even care what it is — a simple salad, a smoothie, some roasted chicken and veggies… On the other hand, it’s such a thrill to…

p[r]esto.

I love dogs.  I love Volvos.  I love sunny weather.  I love vegetables.  I LOVE pesto. Fresh and vibrant and versatile, it’s one of my favorite sauces, hands down. I’ve made some pretty stellar batches in my lifetime (based on my obviously professional opinion).  These have included spinach, basil, kale, arugula and have been paired…

Un-Bread.

One of my all-time favorite blogs, mynewroots.org, recently posted this intriguing “bread” recipe.  I make a lot of claims about things changing my life — typically, they’re true!  She made the same claim regarding this bread.  Naturally, I had to try… As you know, while I love my kitchen time, I’m NOT into the baking. …

Smoothie Operator.

There’s an art to the green smoothie.  Really, there is.  Ask anyone who’s made a bad one and they’ll tell you…there’s an art to the green smoothie. There are endless combinations — hundreds of different ways to mix and match your fruits and veggies.  I’m guessing there’s a smoothie for every mood, and then some!…

What the Pho’s for dinner?

New restaurant name?! Pho Ck-no. Okay. Down to business. I’ve been sick, as I may have mentioned in the previous post, so I’ve been craving strange, out of the ordinary things. Namely, Thai (I like Thai, I really do — but cravings for the cuisine are very, very rare). Along with this Thai craving came…