Tiramisu

This classic Tiramisu is made authentically in the Italian way, with espresso soaked ladyfingers layered with a light and airy mascarpone cream, and dusted with cocoa powder to finish. This is a great make ahead dessert and perfect for entertaining!

Salmon Cakes

These healthy and delicious Salmon Cakes have tons of flavor, with mashed sweet potato, smoky chipotle, and scallions. I ate a ton of these during my Whole30! I’ve probably eaten a hundred of these salmon cakes in the past 6 months. My only explanation is that I really like them, plus I was making...

Mayonnaise

Homemade Creamy Whole30 And Paleo Mayonnaise In Weck Jar

This Homemade Mayonnaise takes less than 10 minutes to make, and it tastes SO much better than most of the brands at the store. Fresh is definitely better when it comes to mayonnaise, and you only need 5 ingredients!

Cauliflower Chicken Fried Rice

Healthy dinner in 15 minutes! This Cauliflower Fried Rice with Chicken is the perfect weeknight meal, and it's loaded with protein, veggies, and flavor!

This Cauliflower Chicken Fried Rice takes about 20 minutes to make, and can be served as the main event at dinner. It’s healthy, low carb, and full of both protein and veggies!  Of all the healthy food swaps that have caught fire in the past few years, cauliflower rice is one that I can...

Sazon Seasoning

Ground Annatto, Ground Coriander, Ground Cumin, Dried Oregano, Garlic Powder, Onion Powder In Marble Bowl For Homemade Sazon Mix

This Homemade Sazon Seasoning combines a handful of simple spices for a mix that's versatile and flavorful. I use it once a week for pulled pork, and it's also great with fish, chicken, beef, beans and rice, and more! 

Trifecta Dessert Bars

Trifecta Bake Sale Dessert Bars With Coconut Oil Brownie Layer, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Layer, And Coconut Oil Rice Krispie Treats Layer

These Trifecta Bars combine three of the most all-time loved desserts into one bite, with fudgy brownie on the bottom, chocolate chip cookie dough in the middle, and rice krispie treats on top! These store really well and are great for bake sales too.

Black Bean Hummus

This Black Bean Hummus is creamier than a classic chickpea hummus, and is flavored with tahini and spices!

Bacon and Crispy Shallot Deviled Eggs

Bacon and Crispy Shallot Deviled Eggs On Light Gray Plate

These Bacon & Crispy Shallot Deviled Eggs are such a delicious appetizer! They have just the right amount of creaminess, plus plenty of crispy shallots and bacon for flavor and texture.

Energy Bites

Bowl Of Raspberry Coconut Energy Bites In Light Blue Ceramic Weave Bowl

These delicious Energy Bites are nutrient and energy-dense, and travel-friendly. They’re also paleo, vegan, and easily whole30-adaptable. You never have to be hangry again with these energy bites in your life! All joking aside, that was one of the biggest positives I had when I started making these. There have been times when I’ve...

Citrus Garlic Herb Chicken Thighs

Citrus Garlic Herb Rubbed Chicken Thighs On Plate And Fresh Citrus Wedges

It only takes 5 minutes to mix together a flavorful Citrus Garlic Herb Rub that's perfect on chicken thighs, chicken breast, whole chicken, and drumsticks. This is one of my favorite weeknight meals!

Sausage and Kale Soup

Yukon Gold Potato, Kale, and Andouille Sausage Soup in Brown Ceramic Bowl with Stainless Steel Reed & Barton Spoon and Napkin

This healthy soup is hearty and satisfying, with smoky Andouille sausage, Yukon gold potatoes, and plenty of kale without any traces of bitterness. This is a great meal to keep on hand in the fridge!

Blueberry Buckle

This Blueberry Buckle is loaded with tons of blueberries and baked with a cinnamon streusel crumb topping. It’s a wonderful coffee cake for brunch! If you’re not familiar with a buckle, it’s a coffee cake with a streusel crumb topping that gets it name from how it “buckles” and cracks as it bakes. It...

Shaved Fennel, Orange & Beet Salad

This healthy salad stars a classic restaurant dish combination of shaved fennel bulb, fresh orange slices, and roasted beets, with a bright citrus mint vinaigrette to bring it all together. It's so fresh and flavorful!

Indian-Style Shredded Beef

A Cup Of Shredded Indian Spiced Beef With Cauliflower Rice, Lime Wedges, Cilantro, And a Fork

This incredibly flavorful and tender Indian-Style Shredded Beef cooks in the slow cooker for an easy meal that's great for dinner, and leftovers too! 

Quick Ramen Noodle Soup

15-minute Ramen Noodle Soup

This Quick Ramen Noodle Soup only takes 15 minutes to make, and has two secret ingredients that give the broth a great depth of flavor and richness!

Cilantro Jalapeño Sauce

This sauce is based off the Pio Pio green sauce recipe and is one of my "I want to put it on everything sauces." It only takes 5-10 minutes to make.

Peanut Butter Bon Bons

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bon Bons On a Rectangle Dotted White Platter

These Chocolate Peanut Butter Bon Bons are crispy chocolate peanut butter heaven! A homemade candy bar of sorts, they're made with crunchy rice cereal mixed with a sweet peanut butter mixture, and dipped in chocolate. 

Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

A friend of mine said these Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies are the best chocolate cookie he's ever had in his life. They are truly an experience! 

Ramen Noodle Stir Fry

This Ramen Noodle Stir Fry with beef, broccoli, and mushrooms only takes 20 minutes to make. It has delicious Korean flavors, and is perfect for a weeknight dinner! This is one of those “dangerous” meals where I have the hardest time practicing portion control, but I can’t even be mad about it because it’s so...

Roasted Beets

Lemon Thyme Roasted Beets With Pistachios In A Grid Pattern White West Elm Bowl

Simple yet full of flavor, these Roasted Beets are a healthy side or snack to make and keep on hand in the fridge. They’re nutritious and delicious, and friendly to Whole30, paleo, gluten-free, vegan, and many other types of eating styles. I always feel like I’m getting away with something when I eat beets,...

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Three Lemon Crinkle Cookies On A Dark Wooden Cutting Board

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies are a classic cookie for the holidays, but did you know you can make them in other flavors too? These Lemon Crinkle Cookies have lots of fresh lemon zest and a hint of cardamom for a bright and exotic flavor.

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Whole30 Compliant Roasted Red Pepper Sauce in Short Weck Jar With Garlic Cloves, Shallots, Lemon, And Metal Spoon On A Wooden Cutting Board

This fantastically easy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce takes 5 minutes to make, and you can put it on almost everything to add instant flavor. It's Whole30 compliant, vegan, gluten-free, etc.

Creamy Parmesan Chicken

Seared Golden Bone-In Chicken Thighs In Parmesan Cream Sauce With Sprigs of Fresh Thyme

Creamy Parmesan Chicken Thighs with Mushrooms and Leeks is a total hit for dinner. Bone-in, skin-on thighs are seared until golden and crispy, then cooked in a parmesan cream sauce with sauteed baby bella mushrooms and leeks.

Peanut Butter Semifreddo

Scoop Of Peanut Butter Semifreddo Ice Cream With OXO Ice Cream Scoop

This Peanut Butter Semifreddo is the creamiest, most luscious ice cream you'll ever taste, and no ice cream machine is needed.

Carrot Coconut Soup

Creamy Blended Carrot Coconut Soup In Mikasa White Porcelain Bowl With Coconut Cream Swirl On Top

This Carrot Coconut Soup is one of the best soups I've had in a long time. It's full of flavor, and super creamy without any dairy. It's a healthy soup that happens to be vegan and Whole30-compliant.

Maple Pecan Bars

Think of these Maple Pecan Bars as a portable version of pecan pie, with a crumbly shortbread crust, a gooey sweet maple filling, and toasted pecans.

Bananas Foster French Toast

Bananas Foster French Toast is a comforting treat for brunch! Bananas Foster sauce takes the place of maple syrup for a sweet breakfast

Bananas Foster French Toast is an indulgent cross between dessert and breakfast, combining a challah french toast with a sticky sweet bananas foster sauce. Perfect for a special occasion brunch! Bananas Foster is one of the earliest desserts that I remember loving as a kid, which is funny because in general I’m not wild...

Mango Cilantro Coconut Grilled Chicken

Chicken marinated in mango, cilantro, and coconut, then grilled and sliced

Chicken breasts are marinated in a tropical mixture of mango, cilantro, coconut, and ginger, then thrown on the grill. The chicken breasts turn out so juicy and flavorful!

Zucchini Noodle Lasagna

This Zucchini Noodle White Chicken Lasagna recipe is great for those looking to cut down on pasta but still enjoy something cheese and delicious for dinner! 

Korean Chicken Rice Bowls

Lean and flavorful Korean Chicken Rice Bowls! Only takes 15 minutes to make.

These Korean Chicken Rice Bowls take less than 15 minutes to make, so they’re a great option for quick weeknight meals or in the summertime when you want to limit having the stove on. Lean ground chicken gets tons of flavor from Korean ingredients like gochujang, red pepper flakes, garlic, ginger, and scallions. It’s flavor...

Bacon Cheddar Waffles

Chef Josh Capon's Bacon Cheddar Waffles

These savory Bacon Cheddar Waffles are a recipe I first tasted at an event hosted by Chef Josh Capon, and I got the recipe to share with you. They’re mighty delicious and dare I say better than a sweet waffle!  While I definitely enjoy a sweet waffle with butter and maple syrup, I like savory...

Zucchini Fritters

10-minute Healthy Zucchini Fritters Recipe

These Zucchini Fritters take less than 15 minutes to make and involve only a handful of simple ingredients. It’s hands down my favorite way to make zucchini! I wouldn’t say that I’m a budget shopper, as there are some serious penny-pinching gurus who can make full meals for some crazy small amount like $2....

Asiago Black Pepper Bread

No kneading is required for this easy, artisanal-quality Asiago Black Pepper Bread. Simply mix together six ingredients before bed, shape the dough into a boule in the morning, then bake it after a brief rest. This post is sponsored by Samsung. Sometimes when I dine out at a restaurant, I can hear my mother’s...

Mexican Street Corn Salad with Black Beans

Mexican Corn and Black Bean Salad - Perfect summer picnic and potluck recipe

This Mexican Street Corn Salad with Black Beans is incredibly flavorful, filling, and can be stored in the refrigerator for several days. It’s fantastic for summer potlucks or picnics, as it travels really easily, and serves as a great side dish for lots of different mains. People always love to ask me what my...

Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats

These Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats are a twist on the classic rice krispie treats, and get an upgrade with Strawberries and White Chocolate! These store well and are perfect for bake sales and gifts. I think I may care about Rice Krispie Treats far more than the average person, but I seriously love them....

Best Tips for Making Pancakes

How to Make the Best Pancakes

 Here are my best tips for making pancakes, plus my go-to recipe for easy buttermilk pancakes! Every time I take a bite of a really good buttermilk pancake, one that is fluffy, light, and perfectly flavored with a little sweetness and vanilla, I feel like I could write a poem about how it comforts...