Falafel Style Lentil Burgers with Creamy Feta Sauce

May 1, 2013

It is no secret that I love lentils. Between their high protein content and their earthy, nutty flavor – I’m always looking for more ways to squeeze lentils into my diet. I’m also a huge fan of mediterranean flavors and the husband and I absolutely love falafel. And so, when I saw this recipe from […]

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Black Bean and Quinoa Griddle Cakes

July 18, 2012

It was one of those nights. Tons of random items in the fridge, cheese on the verge of its expiration date, and a pantry to clean out – with no idea what to make for dinner. So what ended up happening? These griddle cakes. They’re the “everything but the kitchen sink” griddle cakes, but for […]

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Healthy Tips and Recipes for Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2012

Memorial Day is almost here! For me, Memorial Day is like the unofficial beginning of summer. It means lots of socializing, get-togethers with friends, picnics, sunshine, barbecues, and outdoor activities. It also means lots of opportunities to indulge in those oh-so-yummy-but-not-so-healthy weekend barbecue treats! If you’re looking to enjoy Memorial Day guilt-free, but want to […]

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Southwestern Pinto Bean Veggie Burgers

March 27, 2012

Is this the best veggie burger ever? Yes. Will it please meat-eaters and vegetarians alike? Yes. Is it worth the 45minutes – 1 hour it takes to make? Yes. Is it healthy? Of course! Is it husband approved? Absolutely! 🙂 Enough said. You should definitely try this veggie burger recipe. Making veggie burgers from scratch […]

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Quick & Healthy: Black Bean and Pumpkin Veggie Burgers

March 26, 2011

It’s no secret that I adore veggie burgers. I just love all of the different flavors and ingredients you can pack into one delicious burger – it’s the perfect combination of health and comfort food. Yes – health and comfort food can go together! I’m always on the lookout for new veggie burger recipes, even […]

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Five Different Ways with Veggie Burgers!

February 2, 2011

One of my favorite cooking experiments is to take a pretty simple/standard (boring) base, and dress it up with a bunch of different ingredients to make it feel fancy, gourmet and restaurant-quality! Last night, my husband and I were craving veggie burgers from our FAVORITE burger place in the Bay Area: Barney’s Gourmet Hamburgers. The […]

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