Monthly Archives: February 2014

Vegan chive and cheese biscuits

Vegan chive and cheese biscuits

I came up with this biscuit recipe for two main reasons. First, I had chives on hand from a soup I’d made. Second, my mother …

 

Fried plantain chips

Fried plantain chips

Fried plantains are an easy, gluten-free snack that I like to make every now and then. Since you fry the plantains in oil, it isn’t …

 

Classic cheese fondue

Classic cheese fondue

I remember the first time I had fondue, it was with my parents at a restaurant in Sacramento a few years back. I actually wasn’t …

 

Mango kiwi salsa

Mango kiwi salsa

I love a good fruit salsa. Just a few weeks ago I did one with pomegranates and pear, but last night for dinner I went …

 

Make ahead hash brown potatoes

Make ahead hash brown potatoes

A couple of weeks ago David and I spent the weekend in Breckenridge, Colorado. Our condo had a large kitchen where I was able to …

 

Dark chocolate banana splits

Dark chocolate banana splits

I made a batch of homemade vanilla bean ice cream last Sunday. It came out super creamy and delicious, but I wanted to make something …

 

Vegan quinoa rosemary and carob chip scones

Vegan quinoa rosemary and carob chip scones

I think that rosemary and chocolate is an amazing combination. I remember years ago, I saw a chef on some Food Network show make cookies …

 

Kale and deviled egg salad (with parsley, mushrooms, and sunflower seeds)

Kale and deviled egg salad (with parsley, mushrooms, and sunflower seeds)

When I went to the farmer’s market two weekends ago I came across a vendor with gorgeous purple kale. According to my research (a couple …

 

Meyer lemon and ginger scones

Meyer lemon and ginger scones

It’s an exciting time for me. This past Monday I started a new job as Director of Acquisition Marketing at Scribd. I’m crazy excited about the new …

 

Vanilla bean ice cream

Vanilla bean ice cream

Homemade ice cream is one of my favorite desserts. Like I’ve mentioned before, watching the ice cream machine always reminds me on fond childhood memories. …