Barbecued Cauliflower – So Easy, So healthy & SO GOOOD!!

After all that talk about cake and yummy internet food yesterday we had a surprisingly satisfying and healthy vegetarian dinner. Hands down, the star of the show was the barbecued cauliflower. It doesn’t get simpler than this: Rinse and slice cauliflower into large pieces. Drizzle with avocado oil, season with salt, pepper and garlic powder….

To bake or not to bake..that is the question.

So I was casually scrolling around online the other day, marveling (as I always do) at photos of amazing food.. sky high cakes, Picasso-level cheese platters, Nutella mousse…(!!) bodacious burgers dripping with melted cheese, colorful cocktails with spirals of fruit peels pirouetting inside.. and I thought to myself: “Self?  You know what stinks is the…

“LVP”

Hey. It’s me again with another (vegetarian) pizza variation. I’m calling this: Limp Vegetable Pizza. Ingredients: Forgotten pizza dough from the grocery store that has expanded to three times its original size over three days sitting in a bag in the fridge. Limp vegetables “harvested” from every corner of your vegetable crisper drawers. Tomato sauce,…

A Miss And A Hit

The other night I made a vegetarian meatloaf; the reviews were.. meh. Let’s just say I wouldn’t serve it to guests. I didn’t use a recipe, simply threw a bunch of “stuff” in a bowl and mixed: cooked sweet potato, regular potato, shredded carrot, corn, kidney beans, whole wheat croutons, spices.. I then made a…

The Pioneer Woman and the missing memo.

My friend and I had an in-depth discussion about the Pioneer Woman yesterday. We got into some pretty heavy analysis and came out more confused than ever. For those who don’t know, the Pioneer Woman is Ree Drummond, a fifty year old Food Channel star who lives with her family in Oklahoma. Her wildly popular…

Margarita Marinade for Bar-B-Q

We have used this “spirited” marinade more than a few times so far this summer because it’s so delicious. Easy to prepare, I make it 24 hours ahead and let the chicken take a nice, long soak in these delicious ingredients: 1/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup lime juice Zest of one lime 1/4 cup…