The Secret to Really Good Hummus

Today I was craving some time in the kitchen. I didn't feel like baking. I didn't want to make a big entree. And I wasn't even feeling a smoothie. What comes next for me when it comes to cooking comfort foods? Hummus. The old fave. The go-to. The always a good idea. Over the years I have made a lot of hummus in my kitchens. The ingredients are generally the same. Beans. Lemon. Tahini and or oil. Maybe some garlic or other flavor accents. Salt. Smoky paprika on top. But also over the years I have learned the secret to making good hummus. I mean the really really good hummus. Here it is...

The Secret to Really Good Hummus...


Peanut Butter Oreo Ice Cream

Heatwave shmeetwave. That's what you can say when you have a fresh batch of vegan ice cream churning in your kitchen. This Peanut Butter Oreo Ice Cream is everything your ice cream dreams are craving. Rich and nutty. Sweet and creamy. All with big chunks of Oreo cookies. This coconut milk-based ice cream has simple ingredients and can be whipped up in just a few minutes. Treat yourself to this crazy-good ice cream flavor!...


Speedy Fiesta Bean Bowl

This Speedy Fiesta Bean Bowl recipe is packed with flavor and hearty goodness.

The ingredients: Pinto beans, fire-roasted tomatoes, red onion, garlic and Mexican spices create a flavorful mixture that is perfect for filling warmed tortillas and serving alongside guacamole, hot sauce and creamy vegan sauces.

This bowl is surprisingly easy and speedy to make. Fast, filling and flavorful, this bowl will leave you feeling fully-charged!..


Peanut Butter Pumpkin Seed Chocolate Chunk Cookies (Vegan)

If you love salty meets sweet flavors, this spin on a peanut butter cookie is for you. These Peanut Butter Pumpkin Seed Chocolate Chunk Cookies with a hint of sea salt on top are everything your cookie dreams are craving. They are chewy and nutty with loads of melty chocolate and pumpkin seeds nestled in each bite. I used my fave spicy raw pumpkin seeds and a vegan chocolate bar broken in pieces for the chocolate. Whip a batch of these cookies up today! And see how I like to eat them...


Guacamole Party Platter with Good Foods + Enter to Win Summer Swag!

disclosure: This post is sponsored by Good Foods

Summertime is a season for fast, easy, delicious meals and party snacks. Speedy smoothies, simple salads, fresh fruit! Veggie toast, ice cream, picnics and do-it-yourself meals like taco and veggie burger nights. More time in "vaycay mode," less time in the kitchen, yes?

Well today's product from the Good Foods brand is one of my favorite ways to save some time without skimping on quality, flavor or nutrition.

Ahead, I share my Guacamole Party Platter, that can be whipped up in just a few minutes, thanks to Good Foods. Plus, I share how you can enter to win over $1,000 in summer swag..