Asiago and Olive Crackers

Prep Time 15-20 minutes. Meal Prep Friendly Sure, but more importantly snack-friendly Yields 10-20 crackers depending on how you cut them. Meal Time Snack, Lunch Side Best Served As A snack addition, added to a charcuterie board, a side to a packed lunch. You know what goes great together? Cheese and olives. More specifically, Asiago…

Review: Five Stones Coffee Co.

What: Lemon and Asparagus Toast, Cafe Stefano with Coconut Milk Where: Five Stones Coffee Co. – 8102 161st Avenue NE, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 For this review, we’re going to use my pictures from the other morning before work, that I was sending to a friend on Snapchat. So enjoy the slightly lower quality…

Summer Thyme Roasted Salmon

Today’s theme is all about bright, summery flavors: thyme, lemon, honey. It’s an easy pescetarian make-ahead meal! Prep Time 20-30 minutes Meal Prep Friendly Yes, it was my meal prep for the week! Yields 4 pieces of salmon, 4 cups broccoli, 1-1/2 cups sweet potatoes Meal Time Lunch, Dinner Best Served As In a salad…

Review: Americana’s Benedict

What: Americana Benedict, (jumbo) Lavender Mimosa Where: Americana – 219 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 Ever since I jumped back into food blogging, I have wanted to finally review something from Americana. All of my experiences there have been nothing short of bliss. Capitol Hill’s food will just do that to you, though….

Superfood Taco “Meat”

Prep Time 30-40 minutes Meal Prep Friendly Absolutely! Serving Size 1-1/2 to 2 cups of meat replacement Meal Time Brunch, Lunch, Dinner Best Served As Taco filling, nachos, Mexican fusion brunch meat replacement, meat replacement filling for non-Mexican dishes (not best for soupy/wet foods as a meat replacement, may fall apart). I love getting creative…

Review: Little Tin

What: Jose Gourmet Smoked Sardines, La Brújula Tuna Belly, “Egg White” (Vegan, Coconut Milk) Whisky Sour, Mikado, Fig and Pig Pizetta Where: Little Tin Gods & Apothecary Cabinet – 5335 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA Rating (1-5):  🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 It’s not very often I end up in Ballard. This may be only my second time, actually. But I had…

Cauliflower-and-Bean-Loaf (Meatless “Meatloaf” Recipe)

It’s not meatloaf, but it’s pretty damn close! This meat-less “meatloaf” recipe is super simple and only requires a few ingredients. Now, growing up a little country, I’m partial to the meatloaf I grew up on: mixture of 2-3 meats, molded together, then covered in ketchup. However, I’ll take meatloaf, or meatloaf substitutes, really any…

Review: Village Square Cafe

What: Veggie Ranchero Burger with Crinkle Cut Fries Where: Village Square Cafe – 16150 NE 85th St #104, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5):  🌿🌿🌿 The other day I walked 10,000 steps through town! (Crowd applauds.) I love doing that. Honestly, I just love walking as a main form of transportation when I can help it because it’s healthy…

CrockPot: Shredded Buffalo Chicken

Not much to say here except if you love a good kick to your meals, this is the easiest thing to make and then integrate into almost anything you’re eating. So let’s go ahead and get started and stop wasting time with exposition about how easy it is… Ingredients:  Buffalo sauce Barbecue sauce (optional) Dash…

Review: Bamboo Garden

What: Veggie Wonton Soup, Vegetable Thai Curry (yellow curry) Where: Bamboo Garden– 16564 Cleveland St, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5):  🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 My husband and I went to Bamboo Garden for dinner recently! Bamboo Garden is one of those places in town I think I have ordered from before on late nights at work, but if I have it’s been…