Autumnal Vegan Mushroom Tapenade

There is something about the chill in the air and the changing leaves, but my palate has almost an immediate response.  Kind of like how some people stash away seasonal clothes and look forward to rediscovering their favorite sweaters as the temperatures descend, I find myself turning towards autumnal flavors with verve. For me, the most exciting time of the …

Roasted Carrots with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Thanksgiving is definitely my favorite holiday. Not only do I love the colors this time of year but this holiday is a combo of two of my favorite things- food and family!! I have a huge Italian family so when we gather around the table there is usually about 50 to 60 of us giving thanks. Our spread usually involves …

Natural Pumpkin Latte Recipe

Simply mix a tablespoon of Libby’s pumpkin puree straight out of the can with a tablespoon of condensed milk and a cup of coffee. If you want to cut the sugar and dairy, you can substitute soy milk or almond milk with ease. In fact, you should totally try our homemade almond milk recipe! If you want more Fall in …

Pumpkin Chips and Black Bean Dip

It is officially the season for bags of candy to be lurking in the cupboard tempting kids and adults to binge on treats that create nostalgic tooth aches! Hahaha, in earnest, I love this time of year.  Who does not like the annual decadence of a bowl of candy corn?  However, as a mom and a women nearing 40 (echem, …