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Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

I’m a sucker for lasagna. Well just all Italian food really…and Italians. Basically anything that is related to Italians or their food, you can’t really go wrong.  Spring is here and so are zucchinis so ain’t nobody got time for pasta!

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

I don’t have kids, but I have a picky eater husband so its kind of the same thing. My husband, along with millions of kids I’m sure, is not a fan of vegetables. And unfortunately for him, I am. 

Creamy Vegan Potato Leek Soup

Creamy Vegan Potato Leek Soup

Whenever we are running low on groceries, I feel like I’m on Chopped, competing for my prize if I can successfully use all three mystery ingredients. And today’s ingredients are….(dramatic pause)..potatoes, onion and a leek! (more…)

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Spring time is fully upon us! Spring is always shown in pictures as the sun shining and pretty flowers budding with baby animals. But lesbehonest, it still rains all the freaking time! So for the spring time that’s not so springy, here’s some warming carrot […]

Breakfast Pancake Cups

Breakfast Pancake Cups

I’d like to start out by saying that I am HORRIBLE at making decision.  Absolutely horrible! I take forever and always have to weight the pros and cons of each side.  Whether I’m deciding what to do this weekend or if I want fish sticks […]

Dad’s Crockpot BBQ Beans

Dad’s Crockpot BBQ Beans

Easter is right around the corner and for this week I wanted to give you some simple recipes that are great for gatherings.

One of the things I look forward to around holiday’s is definitely the food! A holiday without certain foods, honestly is not a holiday at all, just a regular day eating crappy food. At my house, these beans are part of what make the holiday. At Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter these beans always make an appearance and help to make that day just a little sweeter. (more…)

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

One of the reasons I’ve always liked cooking and eating delicious food (apart from it just being super delicious) is that certain foods bring back a sense of nostalgia. You know what I’m talking about. I’m talking about those secret family recipes, those foods that […]

Cauliflower Curry

Cauliflower Curry

Some times there’s a discretion about what is for dinner in my house. My husband is Mexican  so he would obviously prefer to eat Mexican food daily. While I also love Mexican food, I come from the Pacific Northwest which has very diverse options when […]

Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

I’ll just start by stating the obvious: street food in Mexico is amazing! Right? I know it. You know it. We all know it. Especially in Oaxaca, the unofficial food capital of Mexico, not all street food is created equal.  (more…)

Fireball Pork Chop with Mango Salsa

Fireball Pork Chop with Mango Salsa

When I moved to Mexico I was preparing for a bunch of new experiences. New city, new job, new food. But I never thought of all the things that Mexico didn’t have, and one of those is Fireball. Yes, Fireball the alcohol. Mexico has plenty […]


Words From the Foodie

What do you mean health-ish?

What do you mean health-ish?




Most people would agree that it’s important to be healthy. That means taking care of yourself and going to the dentist and doctor on a regular basis for check-ups, taking medicine with you get sick and taking a mental break every now and then to keep yourself sane. I totally agree with all that, but being healthy also consists of taking preventative measures so that you don’t even get sick in the first place.

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