Baked Chocolate Cake Doughnuts

baked chocolate doughnuts | pamela salzman

I think everyone cooks something special during the holidays. Perhaps there are traditional dishes you grew up with or you make homemade treats to give as gifts. On school days I limit sweets and other lower quality foods for my family. I really want the kids to be as well-nourished as possible so ...

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Whole Wheat Sweet Potato Muffins Recipe

whole grain sweet potato and date muffins | pamela salzman

I don't know if you cooked a little or a lot for Thanksgiving (or maybe not at all), but were you like me wishing even a little that everyone would eat a bit more slowly?  I mean, that's a lot of cooking just to be inhaled in less than 30 minutes.  I whispered to my husband during dinner, "please ...

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Leftover Stuffing and Egg Bake Recipe

leftover stuffing egg bake | pamela salzman

Friends, I hope you all had a lovely Thanksgiving and that it was everything you hoped it would be.  I feel very grateful that we had a house full of family and friends, many of which spent the whole day with us watching the parade, football, and popping in and out of the kitchen to chat with me. ...

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pumpkin pie smoothie recipe (with a secret ingredient!)

vegan pumpkin pie smoothie with a secret ingredient | pamela salzman

Ironically, I will start this post about a smoothie recipe by telling you that you don't really need a recipe for a smoothie.  I'm no smoothie expert, but I can't say that I have ever followed "directions" or a "recipe" for one.  I quite literally place some ingredients into a blender, blend, and ...

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Whole Grain and Almond Pulp Apple Quick Bread Recipe

whole grain apple quick bread with almond pulp | pamela salzman

I know not all of you are making your own almond milk and therefore aren't desperate for almond pulp recipes.  But believe it or not, it's one of the most common SOS's I receive in my email inbox.  "More uses for almond pulp, please!"  "I have a freezer full -- HELP!"  Believe me, I'm in the same ...

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How to Make a Smoothie Bowl: Recipe and Video

how to make a smoothie bowl | pamela salzman

I live and teach in Los Angeles where people grab onto a food fad and hold on for dear life. Until the next cool thing comes around. Acai bowls were all the rage a few years ago.  Maybe they haven't made it to your neck of the woods yet, but no matter because you can make one yourself.  Not only are ...

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