Pesto & Mushroom Pizza

Back in the good old days, (does anyone else feel 85 when saying this phrase?) before I had sprouted a real curiosity or knack for anything within the culinary realm, my best friend and I would always just make Top Ramen when we got hungry.  I’m not sure if my parents were hoarding copious amounts of these enriched noodles in … [Read more…]

Spicy Coconut Red Curry

It was an unassuming restaurant.  Neither littered with elaborate decor nor teeming with fancily-clad waiters wearing bow ties. Okay, okay fine, it was a bar.  And we stopped in for a quick bite to eat and a brew.  Now, this place was an all American joint…burgers, fries, the whole shebang.   The only thing on … [Read more…]

Sweet Potato Fudge Brownies

Someone brought it up to me the other day that my blog, The Savvy Sweet Potato, is thus far lacking any recipes containing sweet potato.  Uhh…what? Really? Completely shocked and utterly embarrassed, I figured I should remedy this situation with a recipe for brownies. Redemption at its sweetest: High in iron, B vitamins, magnesium, and … [Read more…]

Toasted Coconut Banana Pancakes

Sunday breakfast. Am I right, or am I right? Sometimes you wake up and you’re like, Eggs, let’s do this. Or usually in my case, lethargic bowl of cereal, come to me.  Other mornings you rise and it’s like Woah…pancakes, how on god’s green earth did I survive the past 5 weekdays without your carbohydrate … [Read more…]