Skinny Spinach and Artichoke Dip

This classic appetizer favorite, spinach and artichoke dip is always a crowd pleaser at tailgates and parties. With a few simple swaps, this skinnier version of the dish will keep you coming back for more. A perfect recipe for another Packers win! And spinach = health, duh.

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Off the Grid

Traveling food truck festival throughout all of Bay Area? Count me in. Check out the best of the best at Off the Grid, San Francisco!

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Sweetgreen - New Kid On The Guac

Fresh, local, organic salads at Sweetgreen, Chicago!

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Chocolate Greek Yogurt Zucchini Bread

Chocolate Greek Yogurt Zucchini Bread - New Kid On The Guac

This Double Chocolate Greek Yogurt Zucchini Banana Bread is so addicting and delicious, with wholesome ingredients to boot! Show that sweet tooth who is boss by sneaking veggies into your chocolate loaf. I swear, you’ll never suspect a thing.

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The Ugly Fruit and Vegetable Campaign

The Ugly Fruit and Vegetable Campaign - New Kid On The Guac

Trends and fads in the nutrition world are constantly changing. This is where my absolute nutrition nerd comes out — I am totally fascinated with hearing the latest and greatest health and wellness trends (chlorophyll and spirulina, anyone?!). 10 years ago, low-carb and Atkins diets were the biggest thing since sliced bread (pun intended). Now, the […]

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Brenda’s French Soul Food

Brenda's French Soul Food - New Kid On The Guac

You haven’t truly lived in San Francisco until you have had the pleasure of leaving Brenda’s French Soul Food uncomfortably full. I’m talking ‘leggings only — no way I’m returning to work today — food coma’ type of full. And so it goes, when my coworker, who graciously took it upon himself to sponsor “SF Eat Week” […]

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New Kid’s OG (Original Guacamole)

New Kid's OG (Original Guacamole) - New Kid On The Guac

Okay okay, by popular demand (two people asked me), here is my own personal guac recipe! As you might have guessed by now, I love guacamole. It is such a staple in my diet that the avocado scare in California (a result of the drought) literally causes me to lose sleep. And yes, I will […]

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What to Eat and Drink in Peru

What To Eat and Drink In Peru - New Kid On The Guac

So here’s how it all went down. Sitting at a happy hour in San Francisco in January, one of my colleagues asked me “If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?” (Fun fact: this is one of my favorite questions to ask people.) Without hesitation, I answered “Machu Picchu, Peru”. Probed […]

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