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Quinoa & Zucchini Pie

Quinoa & Zucchini Pie

In Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Holiday, Savory On 10/06/2014 0 Comments

Healthy, beautiful, packed with flavor, easy to make and freezer friendly. Need I say more??? You can use any flavor or color quinoa you have on hand and… Read More »

Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk- Cooking with Melinda Strauss

Watch Me On Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk

In Articles On 10/02/2014 4 Comments

I am so excited I can hardly stand it! I know, I know, it’s just TV, Melinda. Calm down, Melinda. Well I just can’t! When I got that… Read More »

German Apple Cake {Apfelkuchen}

German Apple Cake {Apfelkuchen}

In Dessert, Fruit, Holiday, Sweet On 09/22/2014 15 Comments

Say it with me…”Ap-Fel-Koochen.” If you love apple cake, you must must must bake this cake as soon as humanly possible. Many years ago (actually 8 years ago)… Read More »

Pomegranate Brisket Tacos

Pomegranate Brisket Tacos

In Dinner, Fruit, Gluten Free, Savory On 09/15/2014 18 Comments

It’s almost Rosh Hashanah and that means it’s brisket time!!! There are some major menus getting posted in every direction but all I can think about is brisket. I’m going… Read More »

"Just Mayo" Spinach Stuffed Breaded Chicken

‘Just Mayo’ Spinach Stuffed Breaded Chicken + Giveaway

In Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Savory On 09/11/2014 18 Comments

Let me introduce you to the egg-free revolution, Hampton Creek style! Would you believe that 1.8 trillion eggs laid by chickens each year are produced by miserable confined… Read More »

Candied Baby Eggplant

Candied Baby Eggplant

In Candy, Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Gluten Free, Sweet On 08/28/2014 1 Comment

So I recently bought these adorable teeny tiny Indian eggplant at my local grocery store after devouring them on a salad at Mason & Mug in Brooklyn. I… Read More »

Cashew Bread Crostini with Honey Basil Ricotta & Honey Roasted Tomatoes

Cashew Bread Crostini with Honey Basil Ricotta & Honey Roasted Tomatoes

In Bread, Condiments, Diet, Feeling Snacky, Gluten Free, Savory On 08/19/2014 2 Comments

I am officially addicted to this gluten free, grain free, dairy free Cashew Bread from Elana’s Pantry. If you follow me on Instagram (you definitely should be, right?!?),… Read More »

Camp Burger Wars

Camp Burger Wars

In Articles, Dinner, Savory On 08/14/2014 2 Comments

Being a food blogger has some major perks and I just experienced a new one last week! I had the opportunity to judge a burger competition at one… Read More »

Fig Newton Turnovers {Gluten Free, Grain Free}

Fig Newton Turnovers {Gluten Free, Grain Free}

In Cookies, Dessert, Diet, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Gluten Free, Sweet On 08/06/2014 0 Comments

I love finding fresh figs while I’m grocery shopping, especially when they are actually on my grocery list! So on a recent trip to Trader Joes when I… Read More »

Pan-Seared Tilapia with Grilled Watermelon & Eggplant Salad and Avocado Sauce

Pan-Seared Tilapia with Grilled Watermelon & Eggplant Salad and Avocado Sauce

In Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Savory On 07/31/2014 4 Comments

Okay, here we go! Now THIS is a healthy dinner, isn’t it?!? So many layers of flavor in each bite and you can even make extra to eat… Read More »