Tag: walnuts

Brown-Butter Bourbon Blondies

Brown-Butter Bourbon Blondies

Rich brown butter bourbon blondies, seriously need I say more?!?!? I do a lot of things for my kids, probably too much, but I’m still in denial about that. If you have kids, you may agree, you do the same.  Parenting, as wonderful as it 

Riced Cauliflower With Leeks, Kale And Walnuts

Riced Cauliflower With Leeks, Kale And Walnuts

Cauliflower has become one of my favorite vegetables.  With its “riced” form, readily available almost anywhere, it has become even easier to cook.  Because of its mild flavor, there are virtually unlimited options to keep this cruciferous vegetable interesting. As I have gotten older, I 

Homemade Fruit And Nut Granola: An Easy Make-Ahead Breakfast

Homemade Fruit And Nut Granola: An Easy Make-Ahead Breakfast

Granola is like candy to me, I seriously love the stuff, but only when it is freshly made and not too sweet.  There are a few great things about making your own granola.  Despite what people think, it is very easy to do and it 

Kale+ Quinoa Salad

Kale+ Quinoa Salad

Kale + Quinoa sald is one of my favorite salads.  For those who are local to the San Francisco Bay Area, this is my version of the kale salad at Palo Alto’s Calafia Cafe.  Chef Charlie Ayers, originally from Brooklyn, New York, was the former Executive Chef for