Easy Overnight Oats for 2 (GF, V, DF, Low-Fat)

The bubbling pot of tomato, coconut milk, red lentils and curry gurgled furiously on the small, old-fashioned stovetop. I stand impatiently waiting for our dinner to cook, whilst enjoying the last rays of sun as the dreary grey english skies threatened to burst with rain any minute. Zoe and I just spent the last few days…

The Best Grain Free Pie Crust (Low Carb, GF, DF)

5 ingredient. Easy to Roll. No Rise. No refrigerating. 10 minutes baking. Looking at the pristine pages of the cookbook, I squinted to make sure I was reading the words correctly. I carefully added the chunks of marbled beef to the sizzling pan. The sudden contact with the heat caused a loud hiss. I stepped…

Thai Vegan Pineapple Fried Rice with Cashews (GF)

“How are you planning to serve the rice ?” Amie asked as she sniffed the pot of fragrant, yellow rice. I smiled and opened the fridge, pulling out a small Walmart bag. From within the layers of kitchen paper, I proudly lifted out a large pineapple with a hollow core “This is what we will…

4 Ingredient Neapolitan Nice Cream (Sugar Free, Vegan, Paleo, GF, DF)

June 2017 Recipe Redux Challenge: Small Bite Desserts In honor of our 6th birthday, we’re celebrating with cake…or another small bite dessert that fits your fancy. Show us your healthy small bite dessert creation. I could feel heat radiating from my bare neck and arms. The blistering Spanish sun was out glaring over all in…

Secret to the Best Asian Glazed Pork Tenderloin (Paleo, GF, Oil-Free)

As the waiter approached our finely decorated table, I gasped in wonder as she set a large suckling roast pig right in the center of our table. Like any traditional Chinese banquet, the first course of the dinner was always slices of crispy pork skin crackling over a layer of tender meat. The contrast of salty…

Creamy Soy Milk Ramen (GF, Vegan, Vegetarian)

Not Your Ordinary Ramen under 30 minutes. Vegan, Gluten Free, Low Fat. Creamy, rich winter comfort food in a bowl. Slurping down the last strands of wheat noodles, I lifted the porcelain bowl to my lips to finish off the last mouthfuls of warm broth. It probably wasn’t “lady-like” of me at all, but it…

Mediterranean Poached Eggs (GF, Paleo, DF, Oil-Free, Vegetarian)

“I ate a dozen hard boiled eggs all the way on my 8-hour ride from Guangzhou back home” my dad proudly announced. As you can tell, my dad loves eggs. I had heard this story many, many times. So often at the dinner table or over the phone my parents would share stories from their childhood…

Special Soy Sauce Fried Rice (GF, Vegetarian, Oil-Free)

January 2017 Recipe Redux Challenge: Budget-Friendly Eats “How low can you go? Can you make a meal for less than $3 per serving? Whatever your budget, show us your healthy entree recipe to help keep food spending in check in 2017.” The bus engine roared as we pulled up to our little hostel where we…