Mushroom BBQ Sandwich with a Broccoli Slaw

Veggie burgers and veggie sandwiches at restaurants are either hits or misses. Burgers that involve black beans are usually good. The last veggie burger I had was as if they took a bag of frozen mixed veggies-the peas, corn, and cubed carrots- and squished it into a hockey puck. One time, I had a sandwich was just a portobello mushroom between warm-ish bread with a pickle.

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Two Smoothie Bowls + Homemade Coconut Chips

You know what I miss about summer? Besides decent amounts of sleep, time to spend with friends, warm sunshine on my face, flowy dresses, and the tan that I hated while I had but I now miss and mangoes? (I mean, what else is there to miss?)

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Brussel Sprout Pizza (and How to Make 100% Whole Wheat Pizza Crust)

If kids don’t like broccoli, they hate brussel sprouts with a burning passion. Most people say they hate brussel sprouts and haven’t even tried them. It’s just the way of life to hate brussel sprouts.

These brussel sprouts are sort of like a loophole. Just because it’s on a pizza. But it’s a whole wheat pizza so it’s perfectly justifiable.

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Crunchy Coconut Almond Granola Bars

Granola bars are the popular kids in the lunchroom that everyone wants to sit with. (Oatmeal squares? Yeah right granola-bar wannabe). Or in a more relatable metaphor, they are the high schoolers that get 9 hours of sleep a night. Let me welcome myself to Junior year. I’m going to teach my kids to value nap time. It’s never too early to start a life lesson.

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Kale Almond Pesto Spread/Sauce

I’m a real .com now! Now, with my name change, not everything I write about will be about kale (my mom told me to clarify because she thought people would get confused), but I figured, why not break in the new site with a kale recipe?

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