Snacks Recipes

Persimmon Ginger Chia Pudding

Persimmon Ginger Chia Pudding

Have you gotten your fill of persimmons this year? If not, hurry - season's almost over! What's a persimmon? If you're not familiar, persimmons make their grand and brief...

Small-batch Flourless Espresso Brownies

Small-batch Flourless Espresso Brownies

OMG. I don't normally rush to post a recipe right after cooking, but here I am, still swooning over possibly the best brownies I've ever made. Granted, my track record of brownie...

Savory Roasted Pumpkin Cashew Dip (Vegan)

Savory Roasted Pumpkin Cashew Dip (Vegan)

I made this dip as a snack for my Spring into Balance stress-management workshop on March 7th at Willow Glen Yoga. The photos could be better, but I'll update them the next time...

Basic Hummus

Basic Hummus

Few foods excite me more than homemade hummus. Hummus played a key role in my life since my childhood in Nigeria, when my parents found any excuse to make it from scratch for...

Duqqa (AKA “dukkah”)

Duqqa (AKA “dukkah”)

It was in 2005 that duqqa entered my life; when my dad decided one day to whip it together. I'd never even heard of duqqa, let alone taste it (don't think he had either). "It's...

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