Food and Drink

Greek Zoodle Salad

"Zoodles (zucchini noodles) are all the rage and I keep looking for new ways to prepare them. I decided to combine my love of Greek salad with the zoodles and came up with this recipe. A great alternative to high-carb pasta salads!" Ingredients 2 zucchini 1/4 English cucumber,...

Weekend Recipe: Chicken and Tomato Stuffed Spaghetti Squash!

Weekend Recipe: Chicken and Tomato Stuffed Spaghetti Squash! INGREDIENTS 1 large spaghetti squash Salt, to taste Pepper, to taste Olive oil 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cubed 3 garlic cloves, minced 4 roma tomatoes, diced 8 ounces spinach 1 jar (approx 24 ounces) marinara sauce ½ cup fresh basil ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper PREPARATION 1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.2....

Weekend Recipe: Fluffy Jelly Donuts

Weekend Recipe: Fluffy Jelly Donuts Celebrate Hanukkah with these delicious and fluffy jelly doughnuts, or sufganiyot, as they’re called in Israel. Plus, this recipe is made in a bag so it’s super clean and easy! Eat them right away because homemade doughnuts turn into bricks overnight!INGREDIENTS (10...

Weekend Recipe: S'more Brownies!

Weekend Recipe: S'more Brownie Bites! Ingredients (Yield: 24 brownies) 1 stick unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 1/4 cups mini chocolate chips 1/2 cup sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup quinoa flour 3/4 cup mini marshmallows 1/4 cup graham cracker crumbs or 4...

Weekend Recipe: Baked Ratatouille

Weekend Recipe: Baked Ratatouille!   INGREDIENTS For the sauce: 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, diced 4 garlic cloves, minced 2 bell peppers, diced (we used red and yellow) Salt, to taste Pepper, to taste 1 can (28 ounces) crushed tomatoes 2 tablespoons fresh basil (approx 8-10 leaves), chiffonade For the sliced veggies: 2 eggplants 6 Roma tomatoes 2 yellow...

Chocolate Apple Pops

  INGREDIENTS 1 c. large appsemi-sweet chocolate chipsles 1 tbsp. coconut oil 2 large apples Caramel sauce, for drizzling Melted white chocolate, for drizzling crushed oreos Crushed Pretzels rainbow sprinkles M&Ms   DIRECTIONS 1. Set up a double boiler: Bring a saucepan of water to a simmer. Set a glass bowl over the saucepan (the bottom of the...

Glazed Donut Twists

INGREDIENTS:DONUTS- 2 ½ teaspoons instant or bread machine yeast 1 teaspoon and ¼ cup sugar, divided ¼ cup warm water (not too hot) 1 stick (8 tablespoons) butter or margarine, softened 2 large eggs ¾ cup warm milk or soymilk 2 teaspoons fine sea salt 4 cups all-purpose flour, divided, plus more for...

Break Bread DTLA

  From now until March 13th, 2016, take a tour through six cake chambers filled with floor-to-ceiling cake sculptures, tech-based mirror mazes, a watercolor ice cream truck, a Cirque du Soleil Zumanity lounge and a coffee shop. Throughout its duration, the cake castle hosts a series of artist talks...

Honey- Teriyaki Salmon

Ingredients: 3 tbsp low-sodium soy sauce (or tamari for gluten free) 3 tbsp mirin (Japanese sweet rice wine) 3 tbsp sake 2 tbsp honey 1 lb fresh wild salmon fillet, cut in 4 pieces 2 tsp cooking oil Directions: Combine the soy sauce, mirin, sake, and honey in a resealable bag. Add the salmon and mix...