Recipe Contest: Spinach Stuffed Pork

The most exciting thing happened last week: I won a recipe contest! The contest was part of the "Feed Virginia Day of Action", a state-wide initiative by the Governor and First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe to bridge the nutritional divide and make local food more affordable to all Virginian's. To qualify, contestants were required to be [...]

Legume Lovin’

Last night I made the most delicious, buttery-sweet cinnamon rolls on the planet. Joy the Baker...thank you! My sister-in-law is getting MARRIED and asked if I could make mini-cinnamon rolls for their rehearsal dinner. That was the easiest "yes" of the year. So now I get to practice. I'm sorry in advance for the number [...]

Spicy Roasted Carrot Hummus

If I had to pick one food to have for the rest of my life, it would be ice cream. Did you think it would be something healthy? πŸ™‚ But a close second would be roasted vegetables. No offense to the raw and natural, but roasting transforms them in magical ways. They're more earthy, nutty, [...]