Posts tagged spice
Weekly Meal Plan: Anti-Inflammatory Recipes

If you've seen some of my other posts lately, you know that this weekend I'm running a marathon! I was feeling so good, and then a week ago my back flared up and it's been pretty uncomfortable. I'm not a fan of pain meds, so for this week meal plan I've decided to spotlight anti-inflammatory recipes!

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Weekly Meal Plan: Spring Stalks

I think, (finally on April 17th), spring has finally sprung! Spring is the prime time for stalked vegetables like asparagus, fennel, leeks, etc, and my local farmer's market was flooded with them. So: for this week, I decided to spotlight dishes with these stalked veggies!

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Weekly Meal Plan: Cashews

For the cheese-loving people who try to go dairy-free, you have to feel like cashews are your best friend. When used in a sauce, they add back in the creaminess that a typical cheeseless dish lacks. I also love using them in my Thai dishes! So: for this week, I decided to spotlight dishes with cashews!

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Weekly Meal Plan: Rosemary

Okay - am I the only one who absolutely loves the smell of rosemary roasting in the oven? We had lamb with rosemary on Easter, and it got me thinking about making some related recipes for this week.  I rarely get fresh rosemary ( I just have the spice ) and I love both the taste and presentation of the actual sprigs. So this week I'm spotlighting recipes with fresh rosemary! 

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Weekly Meal Plan: Turmeric Detox

The actual list of benefits for turmeric is crazy, including anti-inflammation, brain health, autoimmunity, arthritic relief etc! Even if you don't necessarily buy into the whole "magic" food thing, there is definitely something to be said about the placebo effect. So for this week I decided to spotlight turmeric recipes!  

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