Salads, Vegetarian Dishes

b.good inspirations: shaved Brussels salad

    As many of you know, I love going to b.good (it's a healthy, "fast" food chain based in New England). The food is so tasty, and the recipes are so original.  I always come away with cooking ideas. So today I wanted to share this salad with you: it's shaved Brussels sprouts atop a bed… Continue reading b.good inspirations: shaved Brussels salad

Salads, Side Dishes

Avocado & Spring Mix Caesar Salad

I am all about healthy fats. Especially on the days when I am short on time, I'm all about finding a quick little snack that will be able to sustain me for hours. So I give you this simple little salad: half an avocado spring mix (or other lettuce) Caesar dressing It was the perfect… Continue reading Avocado & Spring Mix Caesar Salad

Creative Food Combinations, One-Container Meals, Salads

Kale salad: avocado, bacon, apple & pomegranate (a little b. good inspiration!)

I think it must be a well-known fact by now that I am officially obsessed with this healthy, "fast" food chain we have on the East Coast called b. good. Pretty much everything on the menu is super healthy, and they have a really interesting way of combining ingredients in a way you wouldn't expect,… Continue reading Kale salad: avocado, bacon, apple & pomegranate (a little b. good inspiration!)

Salads, Side Dishes

Strawberry & Feta Salad

So simple, and yet so delicious! I've actually been meaning to post this recipe for a while.  It was the perfect summer salad to make on a swelteringly hot day in back in Massachusetts in August. Of course I feel a little silly saying this now, as I write from foggy, 60 degree San Francisco… Continue reading Strawberry & Feta Salad

Creative Food Combinations, Salads

Watermelon & Feta Salad (b.good)

You guys, I'm honestly obsessed with b. good. For those who don't know, b. good is a healthy, semi-fast food chain with locations in New England and other parts of the East Coast. Their recipes are made with fresh, healthy, and locally-sourced ingredients.  When you walk into one of their restaurants, you can actually see… Continue reading Watermelon & Feta Salad (b.good)

Dinner, Salads, Steak

Steak & Caesar Salad

My blog is all about healthy, satisfying recipes made with ingredients you probably already have on hand. I also feel it's important to appreciate the moments when I felt inspired to cook.  I figure that if I document my culinary successes, it will give me something to come back to on the days when I'm… Continue reading Steak & Caesar Salad

Overcoming My Eating Disorder, Salads

On being “allowed” to eat Caesar salad

As some of you may know, when I was a teenager I basically starved myself.  When I look back at pictures of myself during that time, it's just like oh my God.  Why did I think I looked good? I thought it was so cool back then that you could see the outline of my… Continue reading On being “allowed” to eat Caesar salad