Blueberry Cornmeal Cake


My husband loves a good piece of cake with his coffee for breakfast. His breakfast-of-choice for many years, pretty much every morning. That was before we married and my heckling him about eating a healthier breakfast like oatmeal or avocado on toast.  Not much fun, but I do want to keep him around a long time….

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Potato Green Bean Salad

Wait! Before you balk at this potato salad with all the green beans, I must tell you it is worth giving a try. Seriously, stick with me here I wouldn’t steer you wrong.  When I first tasted my friend Lauren’s potato salad I knew she meant serious business. Before that, I wondered why the heck…

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vegan banana walnut pancakes-from-jessicas-kitchen

Banana Walnut Pancakes

Hello Weekend.   Full on carb loading and sweet cravings are back in time for the weekend. Hope you’re hungry for some pancakes I made us a bunch! They may be full of carbs and sweets, but they are also plenty full of nutrition, including fiber. No need for any guilt. These are as good…

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Easy Green Enchiladas

Most days I’m thinking of something quick, and easy but also kid-friendly for dinner. I wish I could spend hours in the kitchen creating fabulous multi-step recipes but reality hits on those school days when I’m panicking because I need to get dinner on the table in less than an hour. Today was one of…

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Shrimp ’n Slaw Sandwich + Onion Rings

Hellooooo everyone, so thrilled to be back cooking for you guys again!! That maintenance mode page was so annoying – sorry and thank you for your patience!  I can’t believe Memorial Day is just about here. I know I say this all the time, but time just goes way too fast for me! If you…

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raw asparagus pea salad gluten free vegan

Raw Asparagus Pea Salad to welcome springtime …

We are flying out to New York, needless to say, it’s been hectic. We are all very excited to get together with our family on Friday for Passover Seder. Being that I come from a Russian family, we tend to have lots of food and alcohol (with plenty of noisy chatter) on the table. With…

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