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Kale & Pear Salad

Kale, Pear + Hazelnut Salad

The tahini dressing combined with the hazelnuts gives this salad a healthy combo of fats and protein. The kale, cranberries and pear also serve as great sources of fiber. We…

Rainbow Chard and Sage Chicken PIe

Rainbow Chard + Sage Chicken Pie

Spending time in the kitchen around the holidays is a blast, yet it can be quite time consuming especially when you are making multiple dishes. This pie is incredibly decadent,…


Outdoor Harvest Inspiration

Autumn is the perfect time to gather outdoors, wool blankets on hand, a delightful seasonal menu ready and friends at your side to reminisce on the changing of the seasons….


3 Ways To Dress Up Dinner

 This post is sponsored by Target. Shop Home Décor for modern luxury made easy. Though the holidays are close on our heels — whether we want to believe it or not — why…


Gluten-Free Curry Chia Burgers

We love sharing the delectable eats our friends at The Chalkboard always seem to come up with. And this one is no exception! We think this pairing of chickpeas, chia…

Sweet Potato Spice Cookies2

Sweet Potato Energy Bites

These yummy snacks may be little, but they pack a punch! With the barre3 nutrition trifecta of fat, fiber, and protein, plus Vitamin A for an immune boost, they’re the…


Autumn Tea Time Treats

I love the fall. The leaves are changing color and the crisp air means some of my favorite holidays are just around the corner. But, best of all, autumn brings…


A Perfectly Imperfect Hostess

Let’s be honest, most parties we go to as adults can seem a bit boring. You walk into a house that’s so clean you can’t relax, especially because you’re wearing…


Backyard Vegan Chili

Fall is just around the corner. It’s time to put away your summer dresses and trade them for a cozy warm sweater to bundle up in. The next time you’re…

Homemade Sourdough Bread

Homemade Sourdough Bread

Making sourdough is a wonderful tradition. The sourdough starter I use has been in my family for over 40 years. My mother purchased a sourdough starter kit at the Berkeley…


A Lovely Arrangement // 8

A Note From The Editor: This is part of our A Lovely Arrangement series, which features inspiration and advice on creating beautiful floral arrangements using inexpensive supermarket flowers. Catch up on…