Archive: Easy Recipes

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies with White Beans

Oatmeal raisin cookies with white beans

It’s been awhile since I made a dessert using beans, but a sponsored post opportunity with the S&W Beans was all I needed to get back in that game. I got to sample all of these, but decided that white beans would be most appropriate for an oatmeal cookie: To make the cookies, I made chunky gluten-free… [Continue Reading]

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Broccoli Smoothie Cubes

Broccoli cubes lemon

Call this a recipe created from necessity because I have a hippy neighbor who brings me so much organic produce from her garden that I don’t know what to do with it!!! <—This is the same neighbor responsible for the giant sunflower and chard from last summer, btw. In this case, it was a giant… [Continue Reading]

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Eating Clean Book Review, Recipe & Giveaway

Sunrise Nori Wraps with Spicy Tahini Drizzle

What a special honor to review my friend Amie Valpone’s beautiful and inspiring cookbook Eating Clean: The 21-Day Plan to Detox, Fight Inflammation, and Reset Your Body: You probably know Amie best from her blog where she shares healthy, plant-based recipes that have helped her recover from chronic disease. This book is her first and it… [Continue Reading]

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Fast Metabolism Food Rx Book Review, Recipe & Giveaway

Homemade pickled veggies

You already know I’m a huge fan of learning about nutrition and health, so much so that I have become that annoying person who can only talk about one thing! Okay, maybe that’s not true. If you invite me to a party, I’ll be happy to talk about anything and everything from genetic mutations, supplements,… [Continue Reading]

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Chocolate-Orange Hemp Bites

Chocolate Hemp Balls overview

I was tending to a sick husband all of last week and resting a ton so I didn’t get his cold, but I’m sooooo relieved that I fought it off and he’s finally feeling better! 🙌🏼😀💪 Sugar is particularly draining on the immune system, but treats were necessary for our emotional health (ha), so I… [Continue Reading]

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Crockpot Coconut-Cauliflower Stew (Dairy- & Gluten-Free)

Crockpot Coconut Cauliflower Stew

I used my slow-cooker a lot last summer because it helped keep my kitchen cool, but I’m relying on it even more this winter for hearty meals that don’t take a lot of effort. I find that one-pot cooking just makes it so much easier to eat whole, healthy foods, plus I like to make a… [Continue Reading]

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Simple Green Smoothies Book Review + Giveaway

Five Rainbow Smoothies

Today marks the first day of 2016 and you’re certainly not alone if you are interested in making improvements your health this year. I’m in the same boat! Even though I’ve been studying nutrition for over a decade, I still learn something new every day that often results in a tweak to my lifestyle. That’s… [Continue Reading]

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Vegan Protein Shake + Giveaway

Berry Vegan Protein Shake

In keeping with the theme of healthy foods for the upcoming new year, today’s post is about one of the staples in my smoothie-making kitchen: protein powder. I’ve had a few in my line-up for several years, both vegan and non-vegan, but the Sunwarrior Warrior Blend in the Natural flavor is a regular addition to… [Continue Reading]

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Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pudding with Vanilla Almond Topping

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pudding with Vanilla Almond Yogurt

I cheated and already made and ate a pumpkin dessert! I couldn’t help it, though, after I saw about a million pumpkin pies in peoples’ baskets the other day at the store. Being a gluten- and dairy-free lady, I wasn’t tempted to buy one, but you better believe I had a hankering from some pumpkin… [Continue Reading]

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