Odds and Ends Fried Rice

I’ve been busy today and have a bit more to do, so I needed to make a quick dinner tonight. Therefore, instead of ordering in (which was tempting), I threw a bit of everything I had in the fridge in a pan and fried rice was born. It MAY have taken about 20 minutes to…

Beet Hummus

INGREDIENTS: 2 lg beets, greens/stems removed, save to use at a later date 1/3 cup non dairy yogurt (I used @foragersproject plain) 1/4 cup tahini Juice of 🍋 1 3/4 cup adzuki beans, cooked (You can use any bean, I prefer dried beans v. canned. If using canned, 15 oz. can, drained & rinsed) 2-3 cloves garlic…

JuJubes (Dried Red Dates)

Jujubes are not just sugary, chewy candy that sticks to your teeth. This naturally sweet fruit, which tastes like an apple, was cultivated in Asia, is typically reddish in color, and can be eaten fresh or dried. The dried version are sometimes called Chinese dates and can be used as an herbal remedy or health…

Ginger Root

The Doctrine of Signature, which dates back to longer than four score and seven years ago, asserts that foods that resemble parts of the body, can be used to treat the parts of the body. So cool! Ginger resembles the human stomach. So is it any surprise that in many forms, ginger is called upon…

Roasted Tomato Hummus

WHY I roasted one too many tomatoes the other day while making enchiladas. And rather than throw the sweet roasted tomato away (I hate food waste and it did nothing to me), I thought, why not blend it into some smooth and creamy hummus. I’m so glad I did. I added some reishi (mood and…

Green Smoothie

Smoothie of The Day – Green. Which is named for its green ingredients (I know, I’m SO clever) Nutrient Dense Hydrating, good fats, good for digestion, packed with nutrients! 🥑 1/2 haas avocado (you can use the whole avocado and omit the 🍌) 🥑1/2 banana 🥑1/2 cup greens (I used @traderjoesPower to the Greens) 🥑1/4 cup…