Healthy Eating

Leftover Chili Taco Bowls

Leftover Chili Taco Bowls | PDXfoodlove

This week’s lentil chili recipe makes a fantastic base for a healthy weeknight taco bowl!

Lentil & Sweet Potato Chili

Spicy Vegan Lentil and Sweet Potato Chili | PDXfoodlove

Part one of a three-part series on flexible weeknight dinners – a spicy lentil chili you’ll be able to use in all kinds of meals!

Cooked up on February 20, 2017

More like this: dinner | fall | frugal | gluten free | healthy eating | make ahead | meatless | soup/stew/chili | winter

Homemade Poke Bowls

Homemade Poke Bowls | PDXfoodlove

The first sign I saw was when at least four Portland restaurants of all budget ranges had poke bowls on the menu. Then, poke made it to the January cover of Bon Appetit (the best issue of the year every year, in my opinion). It is safe to say, the poke craze has hit the […]

Cooked up on February 6, 2017

More like this: dairy free | date night | dinner | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers

Savory Citrus Salad

Savory Citrus Salad | PDXfoodlove

Man, what a week. So much has happened. I want to encourage us all to keep showing up. And I need to focus on my art. That’s one of the things that keeps me sane, so here I am, making some more recipes and photos. Nourishing ourselves is important, even when it doesn’t feel really […]

Cooked up on January 30, 2017

More like this: breakfast | brunch | dairy free | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | salad | under 1 hour | vegan | vegetarian | winter

Grapefruit Pistachio Salad

Earlier this month we visited Dave’s family in Florida. One of my favorite things about traveling there is the fresh citrus. We always go shopping and pick up bags and bags of oranges, grapefruit and tangerines – and that’s before we head over to the juice station to get fresh, unpasteurized grapefruit and orange juice. […]

Cooked up on January 29, 2017

More like this: dinner | frugal | fun | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | make ahead | meatless | salad | under 1 hour | vegetarian | winter

One-Pan Tofu, Chard and Chickpea Curry Simmer (Vegan!)

One-Pan Vegan Tofu, Chard and Chickpea Curry Simmer | PDXfoodlove

Time to warm up with an easy peasy vegan weeknight meal.

Cooked up on January 18, 2017

More like this: dairy free | dinner | gluten free | healthy eating | lent | lunch | make ahead | meatless | under 1 hour | vegan | vegetarian

Weeknight Sesame Steak Salad

Zesty Weeknight Steak Salad | PDXfoodlove

I have a great secret to tell you about steak. It looks fancy. It sounds fancy. It has a fancy price on many restaurant menus. But there is absolutely a such think as a weeknight steak — because they take like 10 whole minutes to cook. And while you can spend $20+/lb. on some cuts, […]

Cooked up on January 13, 2017

More like this: dairy free | date night | dinner | fun | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | salad | under 1 hour

Salmon Rice Bowls with Avocado and Pickled Veggies

Salmon Rice Bowls with Avocado and Pickled Veggies | PDXfoodlove

Here’s a secret… that is LOX in that bowl. So if you can make/reheat some rice and cook an egg, you’re done cooking.

Cooked up on January 4, 2017

More like this: dairy free | dinner | fitness focus | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | make ahead | seafood | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers

Spicy Chickpea Tacos – an Easy Weeknight Dinner!

Spicy Chickpea Tacos | PDXfoodlove

If you’ve got a can of chickpeas, you’re most of the way there to this easy weeknight veggie dinner.

Cooked up on January 2, 2017

More like this: dinner | fitness focus | frugal | fun | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | pantry | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Citrus-Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Butternut Squash

Citrus Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Butternut Squash | PDXfoodlove

Planning your Thanksgiving table? This healthy veggie side is going to be making a star turn on ours.

Cooked up on November 21, 2016

More like this: fun | healthy eating | holiday | make ahead | meatless | Thanksgiving | vegan | vegetarian | winter