2 posts tagged walnuts

gorgonzola wild rice

Gorgonzola Wild Rice with Apples and Walnuts

Every few weeks a few friends and I do a girls' dinner where we take turns cooking for each other. Somehow we've managed to keep it up for a few years now, and it has proven a great way to make sure we see each other regularly through life's busy schedules, children, etc. A few weeks ago one of them made a side with wild rice, and it made me realize how little I vary the grains I use when I cook. i.e. I always use quinoa. Wild rice is delicious and hearty and people should make it more ... Continue Reading
5 ingredient apricot larabars

5 Ingredient Apricot Larabars

Good morning blog readers! The past few weeks have been really busy with friends and family in town and traveling for work. Therefore this week's post features a recipe that is not exactly my own, but a variation on one that I’ve been making for years from Chocolate Covered Katie. If you’ve never bought a Larabar before, they are like soft granola bars made with only pure natural ingredients - usually the base is some combination of dried fruit and nuts. No, I promise Larabar is ... Continue Reading