Monthly Archives: September 2013

Crispy oven roasted garbanzo bean (AKA chickpeas)

Crispy oven roasted garbanzo bean (AKA chickpeas)

Garbanzo bean (also known as chickpeas, yes they are the same thing) are super healthy, and one of my favorites. I love them in a …

 

Vegan and gluten free blueberry banana nut muffins

Vegan and gluten free blueberry banana nut muffins

This past weekend my boyfriend David and I hosted a brunch, and one of our guests has a sever gluten allergy. I am quite familiar …

 

Broccolini, potato, red pepper, ricotta, and parmesan raviolis – plus my pasta dough recipe

Broccolini, potato, red pepper, ricotta, and parmesan raviolis – plus my pasta dough recipe

I really enjoy homemade pasta, but it’s pretty time consuming. When you make your own pasta there are only 3 ingredients: all purpose flour, semolina …

 

Soft pretzel and chocolate ice cream sandwiches

Soft pretzel and chocolate ice cream sandwiches

The other day while I was making chocolate ice cream, I decided why not whip up some soft pretzels and turn them into ice cream …

 

Pomegranate, arugula, and goat cheese sandwiches (and my trip to the Ghirardelli festival in San Francisco)

Pomegranate, arugula, and goat cheese sandwiches (and my trip to the Ghirardelli festival in San Francisco)

Last night I made a batch of my half wheat dinner rolls, so I decided to use them today for a light lunch before my …

 

My half wheat yeast rolls – a healthy dinner roll recipie

My half wheat yeast rolls – a healthy dinner roll recipie

I’m always looking for ways to upgrade my breads. I use garbanzo¬†bean flour in my pizza dough (gives the dough such a chewy texture), and …

 

My family’s homemade ice cream

My family’s homemade ice cream

When I was growing up, every now and then my parents would make a batch of homemade ice cream. It was usually some sort of …

 

Garlic and lime breakfast potatoes

Garlic and lime breakfast potatoes

Since today is Labor Day, I decided to make breakfast. I don’t typically make breakfasts during the week, and even on weekends when I do …