Love Berries

Some things are like an instant smile machine. Take, for example, the shirtless man I saw yesterday by the beach: rocking out with a hula-hoop (while on rollerblades!) to a boombox blasting Lady Gaga’s “Pokerface”. . . oh, and who also happened ...


6 Tips for Fresher Greens

Get a little over-ambitious at the produce bin again? Use these simple tricks to extend the fridge life of your green treasure.

As much as life is powerfully glorious, amazing, stunning, precious, wonderful . . . there’s definitely no shortage of what ...


Freshly Minted

I recently replanted my annual herb pot with an ambitious variety of green edibles. The future was bright: fresh, pungent, natural flavorings happily flourishing outside my back door, romantically waiting for their next role in an illustrious whim of kitchen-oriented inspiration.

At ...


Cheating With Chocolate

You know what I like? Chocolate. A lot. And you know what I think? I think chances are you probably like chocolate a lot too.

So now that we’re in agreement, do yourself a favor and try this ridiculously easy recipe for ...


Blame It On The Food

I’ve never considered myself an athlete. I mean, in high school I took “walking class,” and later landed the position of softball team “manager” (read: sit on a bench). But by all the irony in the universe, around the time I turned ...


Farmer’s Market Love

Reason #3,378? MEGA LETTUCE, of course.

I love farmer’s markets. Seriously. The local food, uber-freshness factor, ideal seasonality and specialty crops keep me coming week after week. But today my trip to the farmers market today wasn’t just good, it was ...


Simple Hemp Pesto

Pesto livens up recipes like no other with it’s fresh and rich flavor. A fresh take on “traditional” pesto, this recipe has the advantage of being packed with healthy Omega fatty acids from hemp seeds and flax oil. Feel good about incorporating ...