It’s that time of year for picnics, but that doesn’t mean you have to go with the same menu. If you’re done with the potato salad, then step into a new kind of summer picnic menu with Szechuan Chickpea Soft Tacos. So go ahead and schedule that picnic, and then let your taste buds be swept away with the exotic flavors of India.
There’s no better way to enjoy the summer than being outside while camping and cooking around the fire. I’ve been backpacking and eating in the backcountry for the last 20 years and my favorite kind of meal is one that’s simple, delicious and filling. I’ve been cursed with a distaste for doing dishes while camping, so I also like food that utilizes one pot or, if possible, no cooking at all. And that’s why Tasty Bite® is one of my favorite things to bring on the trail. While they’re delicious out of the bag by themselves, they can also be used for a variety of meals, from breakfast to dinner.
Do you ever feel like you don’t have the time to pack a healthy lunch? So many of us are busy these days and between work, school, and after school activities, planning a nutritious lunch can often fall by the wayside. That’s usually when we end up hitting the vending machine at the office or […]
It’s easy to think of lunchtime as a sandwich and a bag of chips, but if you aspire to more, you’ve come to the right place. Today we’re sharing a favorite, easily transportable recipe, Lunchtime Channa Masala with No-Cook Blackberry Chutney. Slip away to your lunch break and feel instantly transported to the exotic flavors […]
Want to give dinner in an exotic twist? How about trying sushi that’s taken in a completely new direction! Today I’m so pleased to share with you a recipe for Vegetarian Sushi with Kashmir Curry Dipping Sauce. Sure, you don’t often think of curry and sushi in the same sentence, but why not? If we […]
When most people think about coconut, they probably picture lounging on a beach with a piña colada or some other creamy tropical drink in hand. But the truth is that coconuts are actually used in a wide variety of dishes around the world—both savory and sweet. Coconut products have become quite popular lately, making their […]
Are you finishing up another day at the office and wondering, yet again, what you’ll have for dinner? Are you tired of the same old dinnertime routine? Add some spice to your day, literally, with this vegetarian Easy Green Curry Zoodles recipe! Made with only a few ingredients and ready in less than 30 minutes, […]
Thanksgiving dinner isn’t just about the Turkey. Part of what makes this holiday so great is the opportunity to cook a plethora of different side dishes to complement the main course. While everyone loves the classics like mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce, it’s always fun to keep things exciting and include a few new ones […]
Enjoy a show-stopping, exotic dinner sure to make the whole family happy (including yourself), with this vegetarian Chickpeas and Cauliflower Korma served over Garlic Brown Rice. You’ve finished another harried day at the office and once you’re on the drive home, the nightly question begins: what should you fix for dinner? You love trying new […]
Imagine this scene: You’re heading into yet another busy day at the office and you know you want something wholesome, nutritious, and delicious, but you don’t have a lot of time and you don’t want to take another salad or a sandwich. In fact, now you’re tempted to just blow your diet and your budget […]
Introducing new foods and flavors to kids can often be a challenge. Most parents have struggled with this problem at one point or another. I know I have! Kids sometimes get into a routine of eating the same foods everyday and when you try to get them to eat something new, they’ll often reject it. […]
Football “Super Sunday” should probably be declared a holiday, wait it’s a Sunday – well then Monday should be declared a holiday to recover from the party. Kick off your shoes, relax on the sofa in the comfort of your home, use your vocal cords to cheer up your team. Good friends, great food, and […]
Holidays are always that special time of the year when friends and family get-together. Gathering around the table with holiday cheer, stories and laughter. Food is always a big part of this season. The kitchen is bustling with energy, the stove and oven working full time. Food connects us all and brings us together like […]
Rice is an ancient grain that has been cultivated for thousands of years. It’s one of the most important grains in the world and serves as a staple food source for more than half of the world’s population. Rice also is also one of the most easily digested and least allergenic grains, making it an […]
Enjoying the outdoors is all about the details. It’s the small things that make a weekend in the woods such a wonderful experience.
As the parent of a toddler, I know from personal experience how challenging mealtime can be. I make plenty of dishes that I know my daughter Sienna would enjoy if I could just get her to try them. It’s a timeless conundrum that many parents face. How do you get your young children to try […]
According to an article written by Tara Parker-Pope in the New York times, you do not have to eat less to lose weight, eating more of certain foods can ward off hunger pangs and help you control calorie intake.
The word around the break room is that Meatless Monday is all the rage. Of course, if you’re a meat lover, the idea of vegan cooking can seem a little bit intimidating. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be.