A veggie rice bowl filled with cabbage, rice, chickpeas, hazelnuts, and cilantro on a wooden table.

Veggie Rice Bowl

Not just hippy health food, the veggie bowl (aka whole bowls or buddha bowls) can be whatever the heck you want it to be. Like this lovely little creation.

Microwave Mug Cake

Microwave Mug Cake

Three minutes. That’s how long it takes to bake this upside down cake that makes just enough dessert to satisfy your craving. No more.

Lotus Root Chips

Lotus Root Chips

These lotus root chips are vaguely nutty, slightly sweet, and impossible to stop nibbling. An excellent and unexpected party trick for all occasions.

A rocks glass filled with ice and gold rush cocktail on a bar.

Gold Rush Cocktail

This stunner of a cocktail draws on pantry staples of bourbon, honey, and lemon for its sly and simple sophistication. Think of it as a swanky hot toddy on the rocks.

Two bowls of vegan miso soup on a grey cloth on a grey board with a spoon resting on the board.

Vegan Miso Soup

A Japanese classic turned vegan, this miso soup is so quick and lovely we suspect no one will ever notice the difference.

Steamed Cauliflower

A simple yet stunning technique for steamed whole cauliflower that’s making even veggie haters proclaim it awesome.

A brown bowl filled with gluten-free macaroni and cheese sprinkled with pepper on a wooden table with a fork resting beside the bowl.

Gluten-Free Macaroni and Cheese

This gluten-free macaroni and cheese recipe is made with pasta, cheese, and pasta cooking water. That’s it. Quick and easy dinner.

Braised artichokes on a plate, sprinkled with chopped almonds and parsley.

Braised Artichokes

Ever notice how folks who are drawn to artichokes tend to be evangelical about them? One taste of this, you’ll understand why.