Recipes

Slow Cooked Mexican Chicken Soup

This past weekend we went camping up in the Sierra Mountains. It made me remember what Fall is like.

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Italian Chickpea Salad

I spent today at jury duty.

If that wasn’t already bad enough… they played Marley & Me in the waiting room.

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Blackened Fish Tacos with Cilantro Lime Cream

Here in Southern California we love our fish tacos.

I’m talking: white fish, cabbage, and dressing. Onions if you’re feeling creative.

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How to Make Perfect Spaghetti Squash

If there is one thing that I know how to make perfectly, its spaghetti squash.

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Honey & Herb Vinaigrette

Let’s be honest with one another. Salad dressing it the best part of the salad.

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Autumn Wild Rice with Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Pecans and Goat Cheese

This time of year I get a little homesick for Fall in New England.

And then I remember that I’m still surfing in a bikini, and I won’t have to shovel any snow this winter.

And then I’m not homesick anymore.

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Smooth Feta Dip with Fresh Herbs

If you’re like me, you always have feta in your fridge. It is such crumbly, salty joy of a cheese. I’m always looking for new ways to use it.

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Pre-Surf Energy Nuggets

Sometimes you just need a little energy boost before a surf session (or workout).  That’s where these babies come in.

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Roasted Chickpea Salad with Garlic & Dill Yogurt Sauce

If there’s one thing you know about me by now it’s that I love to cook with chickpeas.

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