Tag Archives: healthy

Recipe: Egg Roll in a Bowl

Isn’t the main purpose of getting Chinese takeout to pig out on some egg rolls? Noodles and rice are totally an after thought for me; it’s all about the apps – specifically the egg rolls. They’re crispy and savory, and … Continue reading

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Our Blue Apron Experience

Meal kit delivery services are all the rage lately and are so ubiquitous, you’ve probably heard a lot about them. There are many delivery service options – PeachDish, HelloFresh, Plated, Blue Apron, Terra’s Kitchen, Chef’D, Purple Carrot, Home Chef, Green … Continue reading

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Recipe: Lemon Blackberry Breakfast Cookies

I’ll admit – I’ve been really reluctant to trust this “breakfast cookie” trend that’s happening right now (they are often still full of sugar and butter). However, Iowa Girl Eats’ recipe really impressed me so I decided to give it … Continue reading

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Recipe: Green Power Salad

Recently inspired by this Power Green Salad from Sprouted Kitchen, I set out over the weekend to make my own version. The goal was to make a salad that was light but substantive enough to serve as dinner. I think this was a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Healthy “Spaghetti” Carbonara

You’re familiar with traditional pasta carbonara, right? It’s pasta cooked in butter made with a thick egg and cheese sauce covered in bacon. So tasty but, unsurprisingly, really terrible for you. I’m always looking for ways to reboot classic recipes in … Continue reading

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Recipe: Easy Salmon Cakes

In an attempt to be healthier, John and I have been practicing Fish Sunday instead of Pizza Sunday. Despite my love of homemade pizza I was actually really excited when I saw this recipe on America’s Test Kitchen. It seemed … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Life Alive in Cambridge, MA

Life Alive is a small neighborhood restaurant that has hooked almost everyone I know that’s eaten there. John’s a convert, Nicole‘s a fanatic, and I go there at least once a week. In fact, I’m surprised I didn’t write this … Continue reading

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