Crockpot Yellow Split Pea Dal

For the important task of preparing my meals for the week ahead, I frequently turn to my crockpot, an appliance whose hands-off approach to bulk cooking allows me to spend less of my coveted weekend hours in the kitchen and more time de-stressing with friends or hitting the books. Making flavorful dishes, like this Crockpot Yellow Split Pea Dal, have never been so easy. … More Crockpot Yellow Split Pea Dal

Avocado-Arugula Pesto

Homemade pesto is a great way to incorporate heart-healthy leafy greens and unsaturated fats into your diet. While traditional pesto typically calls for a combination of garlic, olive oil, pine nuts, and basil, I wanted a lighter, more refreshing flavor that would be fitting for the warm weather. By starting with avocado and lemon juice … More Avocado-Arugula Pesto