Crispy Homemade Veggie Nuggets

Occasionally, I make promises to people and it’s not that I intend to break them, it just takes me a while to get around to it. When Love Your Leftovers was published in April, my good friend Benton asked if he could come over so I could show him how to actually make the homemade […]


Like Mexican carrots? This spicy carrot refrigerator pickles recipe is easy to make, and will satisfy your hot spicy pickles craving! If you give me a choice of sweet or salty, I’m going to pick salty 90% of the time. The same goes for mild or spicy. I like my food with a little kick. […]


The best, easy, thin and crispy crust rustic Italian pizza dough recipe you will ever make. A SIMPLE, RUSTIC ITALIAN PIZZA DOUGH RECIPE, BECAUSE THAT IS THE BEST KIND! With a name like Florentina you would probably be willing to bet that I live La Bella Vita Under The Tuscan Sun and I can toss […]

Healthy Quinoa Salad

I love quinoa.  You probably already guessed that since I have a lot of healthy quinoa recipes on my blog.  This healthy quinoa salad is the latest recipe.  Quinoa is a complete protein and that is why it’s a great choice for vegans.  Quinoa is also very versatile.  You can make quinoa salads, quinoa stir […]