Bicycle bunny from the SLO Farmers' Market | www.carrieonliving.comPumpkin Seed Muffins from Carrie on Living |

Pumpkin Seed Muffins (Gluten- and Grain-free)

It’s that time of year again, when pumpkin-flavored everything hits the blogosphere. This muffin recipe is a bit different because it doesn’t use pumpkin puree, but instead uses raw, unsalted pepitas, otherwise known as pumpkin seeds. I got the inspiration from the Loaded Morning Glory Muffins recipe in the August/September issue of Paleo Magazine: I… [Continue Reading]

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Healing Smoothies giveaway from Carrie on Living |

Healing Smoothies for Cancer Prevention (Recipe + Giveaway)

I got to check out a copy of this new book recently and I was blown away by the combination of scientific research, beautiful photos, and great recipes, all with the theme of cancer prevention and recovery: The author, Daniella Chace, has written a companion book as well, called Turning Off Breast Cancer: A Personalized Approach to… [Continue Reading]

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Clean Eats in Seattle from Carrie on Living | www.carrieonliving.comToasted Coconut & Oatmeal Granola (Gluten-free) from Carrie on Living |

Toasted Coconut & Oatmeal Granola (Gluten-free)

I hope you enjoyed my Ode to Green Smoothies that I posted last week, but I realize that not everyone is as gung-ho as I am about drinking green monsters in the morning. No worries, there are plenty of other health-promoting breakfast options out there, including this gluten-free Toasted Coconut & Oatmeal Granola that I’m… [Continue Reading]

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Green smoothie with spinach and strawberriesLiving Plant Strong Paleo

Living Plant-Strong Paleo

I can’t believe it’s already been over a year since I stopped being vegan, but what a learning experience it’s been. You may remember from that post where I discussed my reasons for changing that I was not feeling well. Some of my symptoms were severe and included both physical and emotional manifestations. My post… [Continue Reading]

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Healthy Summer Recipes from Carrie on Living

Healthy Summer Recipes

Can you believe we’re already nearing the end of summer? Just this morning I woke up early for a yoga class and there was a chill in the air that I haven’t felt in awhile. I’ve been slower in posting new recipes as I’m enjoying the remaining holiday, but I wanted to share these updated summer… [Continue Reading]

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