Homemade Kale Pesto

I’ve made kale pesto before (Kale Pesto Pasta), but I felt like the pesto needed a post itself. I often find myself with leftover fresh kale (why does it come in such HUGE qantities?), scrambling for ways to use it up before it gets slimy. Making a small batch of this Kale Pesto is one55

Lemon Dill Salmon and Kale Salad

I made the most amazing Lemon Dill Tahini Dressing this week and I have a looooong list of foods that I can’t wait to pour it over, but my first choice was this light but filling no-cook summer salad. This Lemon Dill Salmon and Kale Salad takes advantage of the convenience of canned salmon to55

Kale Chimichurri

Kale chimichurri! Yep. It’s a strange one, but also not, because the fresh greens + olive oil + red pepper flakes combo is never not a good one. What is kale chimichurri like, exactly? It’s kind of like a pesto, except no cheese, and no basil, and arguably more healthy, with a lot more zip55

Spicy Orecchiette with Chicken Sausage and Kale

This Spicy Orecchiette with Chicken Sausage and Kale is a variation on one of my favorite fast weeknight dinners, pasta + parmesan + vegetable. If you’re a Budget Bytes veteran you probably have this formula memorized, but for all my new friends, this one will change your dinner game! I’ll list some variations and link55

Brussels & Kale Caesar with Cheezy Garlic Croutons

We have some things to talk about. Er, THING. A single thing. Specifically, a kale and brussels caesar that will make spring your favorite eating season. We are talking papery-thin shreds of fresh brussels sprouts and a few handfuls of finely chopped lacinato kale, tossed and *thoroughly* saturated with a creamy, garlicky, avocado-based vegan caesar55

A Simple Vegan Kale and Cashew Pesto

Ready in 10 minutes flat, this simple vegan kale and cashew pesto is a lovely twist on the traditional basil variety. Made with raws cashews and a bucket of kale, it’s simple, healthy and so addictive. This post is going to be super brief because it is part one of a two-parter. I am putting55