Chimichurri + Chickpea Summer Salad

The weather in Los Angeles is freaking me out. It’s been oscillating between fiery dry days and gloomy humid ones, which basically spells summer colds for me. I’ve been loading up on my turmeric, B12 and green juices to ward off the germs. In the meantime, I’ve been doing Whole 30 Monday through Friday: no gluten/grain/dairy/alcohol/added sugar. It sounds like death, especially to your basic … Continue reading Chimichurri + Chickpea Summer Salad

Blood Orange, Almond Ricotta Cake

With the bouts of El Nino happening, I’ve been in a very serious nesting mode. The apartment is ridiculously clean, paintings have finally been hung, corners scrubbed and flowers out. So naturally, I’ve also gravitated toward comfort food. Last week, I came home and made grilled rockfish tacos with homemade guac and pico de gallo plus charred corn tortillas. Then went to spin. And then … Continue reading Blood Orange, Almond Ricotta Cake