Breakfast Easy Grains

Easiest Ever Overnight Steel Cut Oats

I love eating steel cut oats for breakfast, especially on cold rainy mornings when I feel as though ¬†I need something warm and solid to carry me through the day. I would confidently and decisively place steel cut oats in the “rib sticking” category of morning meals, especially when combined with toppings rich in complementary […]

Breakfast Easy Vegan Vegetarian

Avocado Toast with Pomegranates and Chillies

This particular version of avocado toast is such a bright and happy way to start your day. Outside was a solitary¬†sheet of grey today, it was raining so hard that large pools were flooding at intersections all of the leaves that were left in the trees are now firmly littered all over the street. I […]

Breakfast Dessert Easy Uncategorized Vegetarian

Fresh Fig and Blueberry Frozen Yogurt

It wasn’t until a few years ago that I fell in love with fresh figs, even then the path to get there was full of resistance. In truth, I can’t stand dried figs. Maybe this all stems from childhood, during the wild heyday of Fig Newtons. For some reason my mom refused to buy them […]

Breakfast Easy Vegetarian

Eggs in a Vegetable Nest

This quick dinner is neither a true hash nor a true succotash, but combines elements of both depending on the ingredients available to you in the moment. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve relied on this simple equation on nights when I’ve been out all day long and don’t even have the energy […]

Breakfast Easy Grains Vegetarian

Polenta and Poached Eggs

This is one of those recipes that epitomizes what comfort food really means. It’s hot, it’s filling, it’s starchy, and its taste is soothingly mellow. I know instant polenta is frowned upon, but when making this for one person it seems silly to make a whole pot of authentic polenta. Besides, instant polenta is so […]