Category Archives: A Schmear

Blood Orange Vinaigrette

Over the weekend I got myself a juicy, sweet blood orange.  I knew I wanted to make a dressing that was refreshing, light, sweet and tangy.  I was just waiting for that perfect ingredient to spark my creative juices.   … Continue reading

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Say CHEESE!

I was at my sister’s house and she made herself a tuna melt.  It instantly brought me back to my childhood and I couldn’t get that craving out of my head. I went to Whole Foods in search for some … Continue reading

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Persimmon Dressing/Marinade

There are many things I love about fall.  I love the changing colors of the leaves.  I love the smell of the crisp air, and I especially LOVE that you can find persimmons in the produce section of the grocery stores! … Continue reading

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Mouth Watering Marinade

Out of all the marinades that I have been playing around with, this has to be my favorite one so far! Why?  It is absolutely perfect as a marinade, dipping sauce, salad dressing, cooking sauce, etc. It is a little … Continue reading

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Cashew Coconut Cream

This concoction will make the best addition to your mashed yams, cauliflower, yucca, or taro root. Omit the savory flavors and add a couple dates and you will feel like you are indulging in some sweet ricotta.   Ingredients: 1 … Continue reading

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Blueberry Ginger Marinade

I love marinades that are good for both proteins as well as veggies.  This flavor combo is light and brisk and great for grilling. Ingredients: 1/3 cup olive oil 1 small fresh squeezed lemon 2/3 cup organic frozen blueberries 1 … Continue reading

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Marinade

The weather is FINALLY getting consistently warmer which means that grilling is here. I love to grill and I love a good marinade.  This weekend my grill was a little under the weather, so the chicken that I was marinating … Continue reading

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