recipes

appetizers, snacks, and sides:
alternative mozzarella sticks
apple slices with peanut butter and yogurt topped with granola
baked apple chips
- baked garlic and cilantro fries
bread and butter pickles
broccomole (broccoli guacamole)
- garlic sesame sticks
- homemade cheez-it crackers
roasted acorn squash seeds
roasted cauliflower and garlic dip
roasted pumpkin seeds
roasted red pepper hummus
sauteed kale with dried cranberries and walnuts
simple roasted potato salad
- simple stuffing
- spinach artichoke dip
- trail mix

beverages:
apple cinnamon oatmeal smoothie (vegan + gluten free)
banana peanut butter oat smoothie
blueberry pie milkshake
carrot, apple, ginger, cucumber, and kale juice
carrot apple ginger juice
chocolate peanut butter chia seed smoothie
green smoothie
- homemade berry-flavored limeade (three ways)
homemade limeade
mocha peanut butter banana smoothie
strawberry banana oat smoothie
strawberry blueberry yogurt smoothie
- strawberry slushy
sunshine smoothie
tiramisu smoothie

bread, pretzels, and scones:
blueberry buttermilk scones
cheddar and honey cornbread biscuits with parsley and chives
- chocolate chip banana bread
- fluffy white sandwich bread
- homemade soft pretzels
- individual cornbread squares
irish soda bread scones
rustic cast-iron skillet irish soda bread
savory corn and cheddar scones
sun-dried tomato, chive, and asiago cheese mini scones
vegan irish soda bread (with dried cherries)
- vegan zucchini bread
- whole wheat rosemary bread

breakfast:
almond poppy seed pancakes
apple cider doughnut pancakes
apple cider waffles with sauteed apple topping
- apple cinnamon pancakes
- apple pancake rings
- asparagus and scallion strata with cheddar, gruyere, and parmesan
- bacon cheddar waffles
baked and bruleed pumpkin spice oatmeal
banana bread pancakes (vegan + gluten free)
banana pancakes
banana walnut waffles (vegan)
blueberry cornmeal waffles (vegan)
breakfast cut outs
broccoli and cheddar crust-less cast iron skillet quiche
broccoli, bacon, and cheddar quiche
brown sugar bacon waffles
buckwheat, banana, and oatmeal pancakes with dark chocolate (vegan + gluten free)
buttermilk belgian waffles
carrot cake oatmeal (vegan + gluten free)
- carrot walnut pancakes
chai spice oat waffles
chocolate chip pancake mix
- chocolate pancakes
- cinnamon bun pancakes
cinnamon swirl pancakes with coffee maple syrup
- coconut mango oatmeal
coconut pancakes
- coconut waffles
- coffee pancakes
cornmeal pancakes with rhubarb sauce
- cornmeal waffles with blueberry compote
cranberry brown butter pancakes
dutch baby with fresh berries
french toast
greek yogurt pancakes
german apple puffed pancake
- gingerbread puffed pancake
gingerbread waffles
holiday breakfast casserole
- honey and oat pancakes
hot cross carrot cake pancakes
- italian frittata
lemon poppy seed crepes with lemon blueberry cream cheese filling
mini cranberry coffee cake loaves
nectarine dutch baby
nutella french toast
oatmeal yogurt chocolate chip pancakes
- old fashioned pancakes
orange chocolate chip pancakes
- peach cornmeal pancakes
peaches-and-cream baked french toast
- peanut butter chocolate chip waffles
peanut butter pancakes
poppy seed pancakes
- pumpkin spice baked french toast
pumpkin spice french toast
pumpkin spice pancakes
- pumpkin spice waffles
raspberry oat pancakes with toasted hazelnuts
spiced apple puffed skillet pancake
- strawberry crepes
- sweet summer corn pancakes
walnut waffles with roasted walnut and banana syrup
whole grain buckwheat pancakes
zucchini bread pancakes

brownies:
- avocado brownies (vegan)
- black bean chia seed brownies
- blonde brownies
- chocolate fudge brownies with walnuts
low-fat chocolate fudge brownies
- no-bake walnut brownies (vegan + gluten free)
small batch brownies for two

cakes and cupcakes:
andes mint chocolate cake with peppermint buttercream frosting and chocolate ganache
- apple cake
- carrot cake cheesecake
carrot cake cupcakes with cream cheese frosting
- cherry limeade cupcakes
- chocolate and peanut butter checkerboard cake
chocolate beet cake with beet buttercream frosting
- chocolate buttermilk cake with chocolate whipped cream and fresh strawberries
chocolate cupcakes with vanilla buttercream frosting topped with coconut
- chocolate hazelnut cake
chocolate peanut butter pretzel cake
chocolate-raspberry sacher torte
chocolate sour-cream cake with raspberry filling and chocolate-raspberry frosting
- chocolate zucchini cake
- coconut bundt cake
confetti cake with vanilla swiss meringue buttercream frosting
confetti cupcakes with vanilla buttercream frosting
german chocolate cake with coconut and pecan topping
- hummingbird cake
- lemon cupcakes with fresh raspberry frosting
- lemon poppy seed bundt cake with lemon glaze
maple pecan cake
mini cherry cupcakes with chocolate cherry frosting
mini vanilla cupcakes with vanilla buttercream frosting
pineapple upside-down cake
pistachio cake with pomegranate buttercream
pumpkin cake with cream cheese frosting
pumpkin spice bundt cake with cinnamon glaze
pumpkin spice cupcakes with cream cheese frosting
- raspberry chocolate chip cake with chocolate frosting
red velvet cupcakes with cream cheese frosting
- s'mores cake
strawberry dream cake
tiramisu
- vanilla cupcakes with milk chocolate buttercream frosting
yellow cake with chocolate frosting

cinnamon rolls:
cinnamon rolls
cinnamon rolls with cream cheese glaze
quick small batch no-rise cinnamon rolls

cookies and bars:
almond flavored butter cookies
brown butter ginger molasses cookies
chickpea chocolate chip cookies
chocolate candy cane cookies
chocolate chunk cookies with pistachios
chocolate fudge crinkle cookies
chocolate, peanut butter, and date cereal bars
- chocolate peppermint m&m's cookies
chocolate peppermint wafer cookies
- christmas cookies
- classic chocolate chip cookies
coconut almond date dessert bars
cut-out sugar cookies
- dark chocolate chip cookies with pistachios
double gingersnap cookies
everything cookies
- homemade twix bars
lemon bars (vegan)
lime bars with pistachio graham cracker crust
- mini chocolate peanut butter chip cookies
- mocha cookies
no-bake chocolate peanut butter bars
oatmeal-applesauce cookies with maple glaze
oatmeal cookies with coconut, dried cranberries, and dark chocolate chips
oatmeal cranberry white chocolate chip cookies
pumpkin snickerdoodle cookies
pumpkin spice biscotti
pumpkin spice cookies with cinnamon glaze
pumpkin spice cookies with pumpkin frosting
- slice-and-bake brown butter cookies with chocolate chunks and pecans
- spiced molasses cookies

dinners:
- baked creamy chicken taquitos
- buffalo chicken rolls
chicken piccata
chicken pot pie
- chinese orange chicken
- crock pot chicken tacos
- crock pot thai peanut chicken
grilled foil packet dinners (fish and vegetables)
lemon orzo with parmesan and peas
one pot sausage, zucchini, tomato, and onion dinner
roasted beet and carrot quinoa with kale and chickpeas (vegan + gluten free)
simple roasted shrimp
- smothered chicken
spicy beef enchiladas
sweet potato black bean burgers (vegan + gluten free)
sweet potato veggie burgers
toasted israeli couscous with toasted sunflower seeds and raisins (vegan)
tuna cakes with spicy mayo dipping sauce
turkey chili stuffed red peppers
turkey meatloaf
- vegetable fried rice
vegetarian qunioa chili
vegetarian shepherd's pie
- vegetarian tacos
vegetarian tamale casserole

doughnuts:
- baked apple cider doughnuts
baked mocha cake doughnuts with coffee cream cheese glaze
baked pumpkin doughnuts with brown butter and apple cider glaze topped with pecans
baked strawberry cake doughnuts with strawberry glaze

granola:
apple crisp granola
- cherry almond coconut chocolate ginger granola
chocolate pistachio granola bars (vegan + gluten free)
honey pistachio cashew cranberry granola
no-bake cranberry pistachio chocolate ginger granola bars

ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbet, and popsicles:
cappuccino ice cream pie
- chocolate strawberry ice cream
- fresh raspberry sorbet
- fresh strawberry ice cream
- homemade carvel ice cream cake
- homemade peanut butter cup ice cream cake
- meyer lemon popsicles
pumpkin frozen yogurt
red and black raspberry ice cream
simple chocolate ice cream

muffins:
banana protein muffins (gluten free)
- gingerbread doughnut muffins
mini banana walnut muffins
- mini lemon poppy seed muffins
- mini oatmeal flax seed muffins with chocolate chips
- morning glory muffins
triple apple oat muffins

pies, tarts, and crumbles:
banoffee pie (banana toffee pie)
classic apple pie
- deep dish apple pie with streusel topping
lemon clementine tart with macadamia nut shortbread crust
- peaches and cream tart
pumpkin pie
- rhubarb macaroon pie
roasted strawberry mousse pie with pretzel and graham cracker crust
- strawberry pie
- strawberry rhubarb crumble
vegan apple crisp

pizza:
cast-iron skillet pizza
- grilled bbq chicken pizza
grilled whole wheat pizza with caramelized onions, sauteed mushrooms and garlic, and gruyere cheese, topped with fresh spinach, arugula, and balsamic vinegar
pizza dough

popcorn:
parmesan truffle popcorn
white chocolate caramel popcorn

pudding and mousse:
chocolate peanut butter mousse (vegan + gluten free)

salads:
artichoke and black-eye pea salad with tuna
black-eyed pea salad with cilantro, onion, pepper, and lime balsamic vinaigrette
bok choy and brown rice salad with orange sesame dressing
- caprese salad skewers
cilantro spinach chickpea salad
cucumber dill chicken salad in tomato cups
orzo salad with kale, chickpeas, red onion, and feta cheese
pesto pasta salad with sun dried tomatoes, roasted asparagus, and fresh mozzarella
roasted vegetable salad with chickpeas and feta cheese
- southwestern corn and black bean salad
southwestern quinoa salad
- summer salad with strawberries, feta, pecans, and poppy seeds
- tabouli salad
winter salad with oranges, dried cranberries, and walnuts

sandwiches:
falafel patties in pita pockets with tzatziki sauce
smashed chickpea and avocado salad sandwiches
thanksgiving leftover sandwiches

sauces, seasonings, and spices:
arugula, mint, and pistachio pesto
- espresso bbq sauce
homemade caramel sauce
lemony parsley spinach pesto (vegan)
pumpkin pie spice
- simple basil pesto
sun dried tomato pesto with toasted almonds and italian parsley
taco seasoning

soups:
cream of asparagus soup
- cream of broccoli soup
creamy vegetable tortellini soup
eleven vegetable soup
italian pasta fagioli soup
minestrone soup
olive garden's pasta e fagioli soup
olive garden's zuppa toscana soup
panera's broccoli cheddar soup
- roasted sweet potato and carrot soup
vegan cleansing detox soup
vegan creamy roasted acorn squash soup
vegan curried carrot and apple soup
- vegan spicy vegetable soup
vegan tuscan kale and garbanzo beans

sushi:
- homemade vegetable sushi

truffles:
- oreo truffles

kitchen basics:
baking soda vs. baking powder
buttermilk substitutes
cutting a recipe in half
how to make brown sugar
how to make cake flour
how to make self-rising flour
measurement equivalents