Kale & Compass https://kaleandcompass.com A Zero Waste Food and Lifestyle Blog Mon, 08 Apr 2019 05:02:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Chelsea Buns Recipe (with Zero Waste Swaps) https://kaleandcompass.com/chelsea-buns-zero-waste/ https://kaleandcompass.com/chelsea-buns-zero-waste/#respond Sun, 07 Apr 2019 19:18:26 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3463 Hearty, sticky and not-too-sweet, these Chelsea Buns are one of those recipes you’ll be glad you have in your back pocket, especially on a rainy Sunday morning.


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Japanese Okonomiyaki (Savory Pancake): A Quick & Tasty Way to Reduce Food Waste https://kaleandcompass.com/okonomiyaki/ https://kaleandcompass.com/okonomiyaki/#respond Sun, 17 Feb 2019 21:38:13 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3429 Okonomiyaki is a great zero waste recipe to have up your sleeve. Here's how I make a (very) simplified version of this at home all the time!


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Bellingham, Washington: Weekend Travel Guide https://kaleandcompass.com/bellingham-washington-weekend-travel-guide/ https://kaleandcompass.com/bellingham-washington-weekend-travel-guide/#respond Sat, 02 Feb 2019 19:49:36 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3293 Check out our favorite places to eat, drink and see in Bellingham, Washington. Just a short trip north of Seattle, this city offers plenty to do for a weekend or a longer stay. It's also exceptionally eco-friendly.


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Recipe Roundup: Cooking on a Budget https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-cooking-budget/ https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-cooking-budget/#respond Thu, 27 Sep 2018 03:23:49 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3254 This week, in the transition from summer to fall, we're talking about budgets and cooking simple. Featuring sweet corn chowder, zucchini gratin, roasted grapes and more.


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Zero Waste Tomatillo Salsa Recipe https://kaleandcompass.com/zero-waste-tomatillo-salsa-recipe/ https://kaleandcompass.com/zero-waste-tomatillo-salsa-recipe/#respond Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:15:29 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3233 Please, if you do anything for yourself this end of summer beginning of fall season, let it be to make this tomatillo salsa recipe. It’s so bright and fresh and just all around so easy to put together — you’ll be glad you tried it!


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Recipe Roundup: When Cooking is a Battle https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-cooking-battle/ https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-cooking-battle/#respond Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:36:53 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3216 Some weeks, cooking is a battle. It feels like everything is stacked against getting into the kitchen and creating food. Today I'm sharing what (little) I have been cooking to inspire you with some ideas of what to do with the very last of summer's harvest. And to remind you that you don't have to create amazing 3-part meals every single night.


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Whipped Cashew Cream Recipe (Vegan + Zero Waste) https://kaleandcompass.com/whipped-cashew-cream-recipe-vegan-zero-waste/ https://kaleandcompass.com/whipped-cashew-cream-recipe-vegan-zero-waste/#respond Sat, 15 Sep 2018 19:46:33 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3202 This whipped cashew cream recipe is a winner in our house! It’s great when paired with fresh fruit, as a topping to baked desserts like crumbles and cobblers, with granola in place of yogurt and more.


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Easiest Pickled Green Beans Recipe https://kaleandcompass.com/easiest-pickled-green-beans-recipe/ https://kaleandcompass.com/easiest-pickled-green-beans-recipe/#respond Sun, 09 Sep 2018 16:24:06 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3184 My goto recipe for pickled green beans. Simple, quick and foolproof. I use pantry staples for the brine and spices and ratios that accommodate a small amount of green beans. Got green beans? We can pickle that.


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Blueberry Lemon Scones Recipe https://kaleandcompass.com/blueberry-lemon-scones-recipe/ https://kaleandcompass.com/blueberry-lemon-scones-recipe/#respond Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:41:57 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3167 These blueberry lemon scones only require about a cup of fresh blueberries to make. If you're anything like me, and you hoard fresh blueberries when they're in season, you'll probably be okay to part with a few for these tasty treats. ;) Happy baking!


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Recipe Roundup: A Farmhouse Galette, Cucumber Gazpacho and More https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-farmhouse-galette-cucumber-gazpacho/ https://kaleandcompass.com/recipe-roundup-farmhouse-galette-cucumber-gazpacho/#respond Mon, 27 Aug 2018 12:05:06 +0000 https://kaleandcompass.com/?p=3144 Birthday weekend, but before that, a week's worth of cooking! This roundup features blueberry balsamic mozzarella crostini, a roasted carrot and caramelized onion galette, a big 'ol batch of french onion soup and a super summery cucumber gazpacho.


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