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how to make a salad that’s not boring


Here's my handy guide to salad making. Base - start with a nice, tasty green base examples: spinach, baby kale, mix greens, spring mix, but PLEASE not iceberg! Fruit - I love fruit in my salads examples: strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries or apple slices are some of my favorites Protein - for me, a salad is not [...]

spicy cilantro lime hummus


I'm hosting my book club tonight, and I decided to make hummus, bread, and avocado dip. I have always loved hummus, but I get bored with regular old hummus, and I'm never super satisfied with the store brands. So this week, I thought I'd try my hand at creating a new hummus recipe with some [...]

beast burger: a review


Beast Burgers: 260 calories, 23 g of protein. They are also: Gluten-Free, Soy-Free, Cholesterol-Free, Non-GMO. When I recently made my first Beast Burger purchase at Republic of V in Berkeley, the cashier made a comment about how much these were like McDonald's hamburgers. I almost put them back and didn't buy them because of that comment. I don't [...]