Summer BBQs are a fabulous time to come together over delicious, seasonal food in a fun and social atmosphere. All while showcasing your cooking skills, because you never attend a BBQ empty-handed of course. My go-to is some sort of salad. Enter: Mayo-free, Dairy-free Potato Salad with Pesto for the WIN. One of my favorites […]
These sandwiches are my new favorite!! I knew nothing about them until discovering them in NYC.. my own Puerto Rican family never even made them. Boy did I give them a piece of my mind for holding out on me all these years… It’s pretty simple really. You cut a green plantain into quarters, flatten […]
I’m ba-ack from vacation!! It was so good to get away and have fun, clear my schedule, disconnect (minus posting photos… obvi)
Simple salads and grilling is how I like to enjoy my summer meals. And though the last month’s of spring weather has been gloomy, I’m hoping
Fresh Spring Spinach is here and I’m thrilled, I love using it in so many ways and today I’m using it in a delicious falafel platter two ways… both in the falafel itself and in a spring salad. I’m also using a couple of recent recipes I’ve posted in this platter, cloud bread as the […]
OH Yes… apple season is in full swing and I’m loving it. I’m also loving my apple slicer which is such a time saver (and a finger saver too).
Cold soup. Something I discovered years ago and on 90 degree days in NYC… I can see why it works. If smoothie bowls can be popular… This can be too.
I haven’t always loved mangoes the way I do now, so it’s especially fun for me to be creating recipes with it.
Buckwheat. I mean why didn’t I just call my blog “Buckwheat by Mars” for crying out loud…
Lunch bowls are my default on the weekends when I’m running around running errands or doing chores, they’re also perfect for packing up and meal prep.