Welcome to the Apples & Arugula blog! Apples & Arugula is a passion project combining my love for cooking, writing, creating, and exploring the world around me. I hope you will join me on the ups and downs of the adventures I share here!
There have been so many times when I found myself in the position of wanting to cook a healthy meal but feeling unmotivated to make that dinner. Staring at a random group of ingredients, knowing I wanted to make something healthy, being someone who actually enjoys cooking, and just not finding the time or energy … More Meal Planning Tips
Recently I listened to a podcast about the health benefits of algae. In my early 20’s, I used to love buying spirulina bites from my local health food store but it has been years since I’ve thought about this blue- green superfood as anything other than a natural food coloring. Spirulina has been referred to … More Tropical Mermaid Smoothie
Traveling has always been my great love. I’m so inspired visiting new places, learning about different cultures, seeing amazing sights, and tasting foods from all over! It has been a challenge to travel since my little ones so I soak up what I can though books, shows, and especially through the tales of my favorite … More Sunday Brunch
I recently bought a new brand of spirulina powder and I have been looking for ways to add it into my diet. I created these frosty vegetable pudding bowls as a delicious way to sneak in some extra vegetables for me and the girls! I had an extra zucchini which I shred and popped in … More Frosty Vegetable Pudding
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton