Pesto Roasted Almonds + A Trip to Almond Country

Pesto Roasted Almonds

These Pesto Roasted Almonds are the perfect snack or crunchy addition to salad or pasta! Disclosure: California Almonds paid my expenses to attend the 2016 Almond Harvest Experience, but I was not compensated to write this post. I just wanted to share this delicious recipe and a little of what I learned on the trip! Last
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Cheesy Corn Cakes

Cheesy Corn Cakes

These easy, cheesy corn cakes with sharp cheddar and scallions are the perfect whole grain appetizer, snack or base to hold more food!  This month’s recipe redux challenge was to recall our earliest culinary memories. I immediately thought about summers spent shelling butterbeans and shucking fresh corn on the porch with my Grandma, then packing
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Fig, Goat Cheese & Arugula Flatbread

Fig Goat Cheese Flatbread

This fig flatbread features sweet figs, caramelized onions, creamy goat cheese and fresh arugula for a sweet and savory meal that really satisfies. It’s the perfect light meal to transition from summer to fall! If you’ve never had fresh figs, now is the time to do it. This beautiful and unique fruit is naturally sweet,
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Fresh Peach & Pecan Baked Oatmeal

Baked Oatmeal with Peaches

Put breakfast on autopilot with this easy baked oatmeal recipe that uses seasonal fruit for sweetness and heart healthy pecans for crunch! I love oatmeal for breakfast but in the summer, I usually take a break from having it hot and enjoy oats with yogurt or in muesli. However, this past weekend, I got a
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Coconut Roasted Shrimp with Mango Sauce

Coconut Shrimp and Mango Sauce

A healthier coconut shrimp recipe with a delightfully sweet and spicy mango coconut sauce inspired by my trip to Turks and Caicos.  This month’s recipe redux challenge is to create a vacation inspired recipe. I was stoked about this month’s theme because good food is a big part of my travel experience. While everybody else is
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Sesame Sautéed Shishito Peppers

Sautéed Shishito Peppers

Sauteed shishito peppers are going to be your new favorite summer snack.  Shishitos are sautéed in toasted sesame oil for a nutty, sweet and sometimes spicy snack, appetizer or addition to a recipe. I gave you a refreshingly cool recipe last time. This one brings the heat! Sometimes. With a heat index several times lower
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Peach, Basil, Mozzarella Bites

Fresh Peach Appetizer - Peach Basil Mozzarella Bites

This fresh peach appetizer will be your new favorite summer bite. You only need 5 ingredients and about 5 minutes to take these to the table or the pool! This fresh peach appetizer celebrates summer in a sweet and savory way. My Peach, Basil, Mozzarella Bites are so easy to make, you might just make them every day
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