sweet-potato-salad

Sweet potato and walnut salad

Potato salad is great; sweet potato salad is just as good. Sweet potato is sweeter and creamier, and some varieties haveĀ a more attractive color too. If all those plusses are … [Read more...]

pasta-avocado-sauce

Pasta with avocado sauce

The best way to describe the sauce is a no-cook creamy pesto. The creaminess is courtesy of the avocado which also imparts a slight sweetness. Overall, the sauce is a little … [Read more...]

spinach-quesadillas

Spinach quesadillas

I can hear the noise from firecracker explosions as I write this, and it isn't even December 31 yet. On Facebook, author Geraldine Maayo posted about what she calls the … [Read more...]

vegetable-soup

Chunky spinach soup

First, you have to have the spinach puree cooked in coconut milk. The rest is just basic cooking. Simple with such a delightful outcome -- a rich soup in more ways than one. … [Read more...]

granola-bars

Homebaked granola squares

Sam discovered granola bars when she was in high school. By the time she was in college and living away from home, she used to bring a stash of granola bars for a weeks' … [Read more...]