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{Simply Delicious} Creamy Carrot Spread

{Simply Delicious} Creamy Carrot Spread

I just returned from a week-long yoga retreat in Sayulita, Mexico.  I practiced yoga for four hours a day in an open-air pavilion, swam in the ocean every afternoon and ate gourmet, organic meals. Rough life, I know. At lunch and dinner, the table always included some sort of dip served with homemade baked tortilla chips and … Continue reading

{Life Lesson from Pizza} Easier-is-better Cornmeal Pizza Crust with Boozy Heirloom Tomato Sauce and Crispy Kale

{Life Lesson from Pizza} Easier-is-better Cornmeal Pizza Crust with Boozy Heirloom Tomato Sauce and Crispy Kale

I didn’t think making pizza crust would give me a lesson about life, but sometimes cooking is unexpected. This pizza is delicious: the cornmeal crust is crispy but tender, and actually holds up to taking a bite out of a piece without falling apart. The heirloom tomatoes made a sweet and rich sauce, with a hint of spice. The crispy kale added a nice crunchy texture. Continue reading