Crispy Spiralized Sweet Potatoes Fries with Avocado-Dill Dipping Sauce l Gluten-Free and Vegan l

Crispy Baked Spiralized Sweet Potato Fries with Vegan Avocado-Dill Sauce

Do you ever have one of those days where you just crave one thing, and only that one thing will satisfy you? Recently, that craving for me was sweet potato fries. Sweet and salty, crispy and hot sweet potato fries. The craving took such strong hold that I wound up making a pan of sweet potato fries for dinner. And that was it. (I have no regrets). The sweet potato fries that satisfied my craving aren't your typical sweet potatoes fries. These are Crispy Spiralized Sweet Potato Fries, shoestring … [More...]

Jicama Slaw with Grape Tomatoes, Jalapenos, Purple Cabbage and Lime Vinaigrette l Vegan and Gluten-Free l

Jalapeño Jicama Slaw with Tangy Lime Vinaigrette

Is slaw still a slaw if you add grape tomatoes? I may be taking some creative liberties with this one. With a bowl of ripe, sweet grape tomatoes sitting on my counter, I couldn't resist adding them to the bowl of lime marinated purple cabbage and jicama. CJ and I are hosting our first big BBQ at the new house next month. Even though it's weeks away, I'm already beginning to plan out what array of side dishes and desserts to serve (CJ has all the grilling needs covered). Potato salad, pasta … [More...]

Grilled Garlic Scape and Asparagus Soup with Caramelized Shallots l Gluten-Free and Vegan l

Grilled Garlic Scape and Asparagus Soup with Caramelized Shallots

This past week marked the start of our very first Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) summer farm share. I've been wanting to sign up for a CSA for years - I love the idea of supporting a local farm and getting fresh, seasonal produce straight from the source. We found a farm this year with a convenient pickup location and signed right up for a share of their summer crops. From June through November, we'll receive a box of fresh fruits and vegetables from Enterprise Farm, one of the longest … [More...]