Author Archives: leangreennutritionfiend

Spicy Watermelon and Strawberry Gazpacho

I can’t believe the summer is basically over. It went by way too fast as it usually does. But I’m not too depressed, cause the end of the summer also brings my birthday. I am…

Summer Blueberry Pizza with Beet Pesto

This summer blueberry pizza combines everything that is good at the farmer’s market right now. It incorporates beets in a way that most have never tried and let me tell you, beet pesto is everything.…

Chocolate Chip Chia Pudding with Roasted Cherries

Cherry season has begun!! And I love these types of cherries. They are both tart and sweet and provide exceptional flavor to desserts, baked goods, salads, and smoothies. Cherries are also really healthy for you..surprise,…

Greek Chicken Quinoa Bowl

One cuisine that I absolutely LOVE in this world is Greek. I first fell in love with the cuisine when I visited the island of Crete during the summertime. The food there was out of…

Chinese Orange Cauliflower

It is safe to say that I have had copious amounts of Chinese food in the past two weeks. My family has a tradition of eating a Chinese buffet for Christmas and I ate A TON of…

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles

And we’re back. It’s been awhile again since my last post and I’m sorry about that! I’m realizing it’s a little difficult to keep up with the food blog while adjusting to doing graduate school full time.…

Curry Butternut Squash Lentil Soup

I haven’t posted in forever and I’m sorry about that. This past month has been a rollercoaster to say the least. I had some personal issues going on and grad school midterms/group projects that took…

Spaghetti Squash with Creamy Pumpkin Sauce

It’s pumpkin season!!! And I cannot tell you how excited I am to just start using pumpkin flavors in everything I make. In the past two weeks, I have gotten two sugar pumpkins from our local CSA.…