Simple Summer Salad: Zucchini “Pasta” Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing

Zucchini Pasta Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing | In Johnna's Kitchen

In case you haven’t figured it out, I’m in love with The Noodler.  I use the Spiral Slicer with just about any fruit or vegetable that I can.  The big surprise to me about this is that I would now rather have spiral sliced zucchini than pasta in many dishes. This salad is one example… 

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Spiralizer Round-Up, Recipes To Use Your Noodler!

Lemon Almond Pesto with Zucchini Noodles | In Johnna's Kitchen

One of the most used tools in my kitchen is The Spiralizer.  If you want to make noodles from veggies or fruit, you need this spiral cutter. This is the one I use.  You should check here and here and compare prices. I have the Paderno World Cuisine Model which is usually a bit more… 

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Brigadeiros, a luscious chocolate truffle with good-for-you ingredients

Decadent Chocolate Truffles, Brigadeiros, reinvented with healthy ingredients from In Johnna's Kitchen

I have a fascination with Brazilian food.  This might surprise you if your idea of Brazilian food is visiting a churrascaria to eat endless mounds of meat cooked on a skewer.  What would a plant-based eater have in common with a meat-on-a-stick way of eating? Nope, it’s not about the meat for me.  It’s about… 

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Sunny Tacos and My Favorite Taco Seasoning

Sunny Tacos made with sunflower seed filling and jicama taco shells

For the past couple of years, I’ve made a taco filling with walnuts.  It’s very quick to make and really tasty.  Until you need something with no nuts.  While I can’t eradicate the human nuts from my kitchen, I knew I could find a way to make meatless tacos that were also nut free and… 

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Chia Hemp Banana Snack, an un-recipe

Chia Hemp Banana Snack In Johnnas Kitchen 01

TodayI’d like to share with you a quick and easy snack I eat often.  Actually I eat this almost every day. This isn’t my usual recipe-sharing kind of post, it’s more of an un-recipe at best.  While I cook a lot, I also travel and work a lot so having nutritious options in a hurry… 

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