Carrot Latkes

We went to Costco the other day not for groceries, but for the free samples. Don’t pretend like you don’t do that too!

Adventures in Beets

Beets. People either love them or hate them. But when you really give them a fair chance, you begin to notice their complexity and delicacy.

Salmon Rice Bowl

I can officially say that I have been on an Asian-inspired kick for the last few weeks. This recipe was created on a rainy night, when I had a bit of an upset stomach, and needed a belly-warming dinner.

Healthy Chicken Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash

A few¬†weeks ago, my mom came to visit me in DC. The reason? I wish I could say it was to support me in some challenging endeavor, or to nurse me back to health. But the truth is that my mom came to visit me just because I wanted family near me that week. I…

Fall Harvest Salad

I had the pleasure of spending last weekend at home with my family. From the moment I stepped of the plane in Chicago, it was evident that Fall had finally arrived in the Midwest. In stark contrast to the 82 degree weather of Washington, DC, the air was crisp and carried my breath in a…

Slow-burning Onion Soup

If you go to different yoga classes across the country, you will begin to notice that each city, studio, teacher and style has its own flavor.