Sweet Potato Tacos

I love the idea of icebreakers.  You know, conversation starters at parties, casual networking events, first day of law school group sessions (!!) that are pretty lighthearted but at the same time tell you something significant about a new person.  Being a lover of all things food related, I recently came up with my new…

Cast Iron Chicken Breasts

Hello from Norway!  I arrived in the land of brown cheese (which actually isn’t cheese but the byproduct of making cheese–whey–boiled down and caramelized into a naturally sweet spread) and snow a week ago, and have so far been enjoying everything. Well, almost everything.  I like to pride myself in my grocery shopping skills, but…

Savory Sweet Potato Toast

I’ve always loved toast.  I loved it WAY before it became a hip breakfast that restaurants now charge eight dollars for.  Occasionally growing up my brother and I would spend nights at my Grandma’s home if my parents were busy or out of town.  Aside from my love of the Reese’s Peanut Butter cups I’d…

Sweet Potato Brown Rice Savory Waffle

The carboload.  In high school, I basically used this as an excuse to go eat a lot of spaghetti with my friends the night before a running race.  In the morning I’d have one (or maybe two) bagels with peanut butter, and then again at lunch find some more pasta.  Finally, a cliff bar before…

Saturday Morning Sweet Potato Muffin

A couple years ago I was a muffin maniac.  I couldn’t get enough of the breakfast-but-could-also-be-dessert treat.  But last year after spending some time focusing in on nutrition and proper pre and post training meals, I decided that the standard muffin probably doesn’t do the trick.  Sure they are tasty, but most muffins don’t provide…