Spiced Lamb Shepherd’s Pie

I’m often asked how I create new dishes or find ideas on how to pair flavors. Sometimes I’m falling asleep and I think of something delicious, but more often I find inspiration from browsing the work of other cooks. I’ll see something in a magazine, on a menu, or in a cookbook that sounds amazing and…

Paleo Eggplant Lasagna

Paleo. Lasagna. Dare I say that this is one of the most delicious things I’ve eaten in a while. And I didn’t even have cheese on mine. Because #dairyfree. Not only was I a raving fan of my own work, but my husband requests it every week. Pro-Tips: Please take the time to “sweat” the eggplant…

Grilled Eggplant Steak Salad

It’s official. Grill-time. Not only will you be seeing more grill recipes because of the approaching summer season, but also because I do not have an oven. What?! no oven?! yep. No OVEN. At least not until I go out and buy a badass counter-top convection oven. So grilling it is. No complaints here. Few tips…