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Beware. These recipes are addictive. But don’t worry, it’s a healthy addiction. Enjoy and share.


How to avoid the Thanksgiving food coma?

Eating less is NOT the answer this chef will give you!

vigor trigger

Nature’s Sunshine Chlorophyll

This stuff is energizing, alkalizing, and has a mild, minty flavor. Super yummy in water!


Amazingly Amazing Root Vegetable Soup

If you can boil water and use a blender, you can make this soup. Complex in it's simplicity.


Why don’t Italians put cheese on top of seafood pasta?

If you're asking for cheese on top of your seafood pasta, I can promise you, your waiter is making fun of you.


How can I make desserts without cream?

Try coconut milk, or the even thicker coconut cream.


What kind of salt should I cook with?

Kosher. It has the best taste for cooking.


Linguine with Mussels and Clams

Most recipes for this dish mislead you and leave you with watery pasta. I break it down for perfection every time.


The Green Monkey Smoothie

I call this smoothie The Green Monkey because it makes you go bananas!


Do I really need to measure Ingredients?

Most savory cooking does not require precision.


Why don’t Italians drink cappuccino after a meal?

Restaurants in Italy that don't cater to tourists won't even serve you a cappuccino after a meal.


What ingredients should never go in the fridge?

I did not invent these no-­refrigeration principles. The Italians did. I am just the messenger.


Burnt on the Outside, Raw on the Inside?

If this phenomenon regularly happens to you, it might just be that you are missing one simple cooking hint


What is the difference between baking and roasting?!

The bottom line is that they are essentially the same thing. They both mean "cooking something in the oven."


What the F*CK is my Broiler?


Fortunately the broiler is easier to find than your G-Spot. It's on the ceiling of your oven.


Thyme Roasted Salmon

A simple and totally delicious broiler recipe


Vegan Coconut Milk Panna Cotta with Rosemary Grove Peaches

This recipe is AMAZING. So simple and healthy, it's sure to freshen up your summer in a delicious way.


Healthy Pad Thai

Finally! A pad thai recipe that satisfies all your guilty cravings, with no regrets.


Must-Have Marscapone with Orange Zest

Perfect topping for tarts, pies, cobblers, or any fruity dessert!


Heirloom Tomato Sauce

This tomato sauce is different from all other tomato sauces. Take advantage of summertime heirloom tomatoes.

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