Add Color to Your Life

Instead of making dinner more complex, make it more interesting by adding color. Purple sweet potatoes are both beautiful and nutritious.

 Seeding Joy

So begins a period of renewal seeded like the wispy fibers strewn from a schoolgirl’s wish.  A wildflower, with no plan or purpose but to grow by the direction of the wind. By the time I have finished my classes, I will have travelled more than 18,000 miles on a journey shared with you. My son…

Where food, life and work come together

Working It in the Kitchen (TM) provides food and recipes, shared experiences, and inspiration and ideas to make good food more accessible amid the flow of life.  We bring our passion to the table to enrich the texture of your day with healthy and delicious moments.

Pasta Pomodoro Revisited

Redefining pasta and tomato sauce with coconut milk and ginger. An inspired dinner in 15 minutes for any weeknight.

Carb Fever

Wheatberries, in their utter completeness, are the good kind of carbs, rich with protein and fiber. Plant-based healthy eating!

New Power Breakfast

Introducing the Zoodlebowl! A vitamin-packed, low-calorie breakfast that will keep you full all morning.

Winner, Winner

Winner, winner, chicken dinner. Easy, healthy and delicious. Does it get any better?

International Mashup

Pesto swirled sweet potatoes go international with this buttery colored Japanese variety.

Morning, Sunshine

French scrambled eggs are one of the strongest testaments to the value of technique. Top with flax and sesame seeds for added texture and nutrition and a side of sautéed tomatoes. A new brunch staple!

Best. Brownies. Ever.

Winter blues? These brownies are honestly the best I have ever had. Amazing. Seriously. You must.

Black Bean Soup with Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Warm up from the cold with a bowl of healthy black bean soup topped with a spoonful or two of leftover mac ‘n’ cheese. No food waste and a perfect pairing.

Leftover Magic: Cauliflower Hash

Transform leftover cauliflower into tomorrow’s meal. Roughly chop cooked cauliflower and set aside.  In a large skillet over medium heat, sauté onion in olive oil until caramelized.  Add cauliflower and toss together with spatula.  Let cook for about 3-4 minutes and taste. Season with salt and pepper as necessary. Top with cheddar cheese and let…

Chocolate Mousse OMG

Pumpkin may reign supreme on Thanksgiving day, but in my book, chocolate takes the cake.  Delicious chocolate moussse pie is a special treat that won’t go unnoticed. It requires precise execution – the right amount of gelatin, the sugar syrup exactly at soft-crack, the yolks whipped to a soft yellow hue – but all it…