Mozzarella and Pesto Sandwich with Roasted Vegetables (Better than Starbucks!)

These Italian-inspired sandwiches are filled with roasted tomato and bell peppers, fresh mozzarella, and a simple, five-ingredient homemade basil pesto. These make a satisfying on-the-go lunch and are easy to make, yet so flavorful! For me, the hardest part was waiting for the tomato and bell peppers to roast in the oven. But the end product was well worth the …

Simple Pasta Salad with Homemade Pesto Sauce

Looking back to when I was a dietetic intern, my food service rotations helped me gain a deeper appreciation for cooking that I did not have before. I discovered that I really enjoyed being in the kitchen and even found it to be very therapeutic! In one of my rotations, I learned how to make homemade pesto sauce. Since then, …