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  • nut and date energy bites with sesame seeds

    No Bake Energy Bites with Dates and Vanilla

    Do you have one food that you buy all the time but don’t use? Maybe you buy it out of habit or to eat “healthier”, but after you get it home it sits on…

    May 8, 2017
  • carrot cake oatmeal

    Carrot Cake Oatmeal (Gluten Free + Vegan)

    I originally started this post saying that one can only live on smoothies for so long, that was before I got the cold from hell, courtesy of one coughing, runny nosed 2 year old.…

    March 13, 2017
  • Ginger Turmeric Carrot Smoothie

    Ginger Turmeric Carrot Smoothie (vegan, gluten free)

    Thank you very much for all your kind comments and for reaching out directly about my last post. It’s never easy to put yourself out there and share the messy, complicated parts of yourself.…

    March 2, 2017
  • Butternut squash smoothie

    Low Sugar Smoothie Using Butternut Squash

    Yep, you read that right, a vegan, low sugar smoothie using butternut squash! No, seriously, hear me out. A few days ago I was thinking about morning routines. Our neighbors have two kids, one…

    February 23, 2017
  • Sprouted Quinoa Cereal Smoothie Bowl

    Sprouted Quinoa Cereal Smoothie Bowl

    I started working out first thing in the morning again and you know what that means, serious hunger by the time I get home. This sprouted quinoa cereal smoothie bowl has been my latest…

    October 20, 2016
  • dragonfruit avocado smoothies

    Pitaya Avocado Smoothie

    One of my favorite things about living in California is the access to all the amazing types of produce that the local markets carry. Even being the produce lover that I am, these stores still carry…

    July 21, 2016
  • Our Favorite Smoothie

    I wanted to put about six exclamation points after the word our in this blog title. I’m probably a little too excited that I can share my food with Noe. As I mentioned in…

    November 16, 2015
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly Oats

    Two of my best girlfriends were in town from California a few weeks ago to meet Noe. Like best friends are known to do, we did very little, but the visit still felt amazingly…

    April 27, 2015
  • Apricot Oat Bars

    I was about to write that I’m mildly obsessed with oats right now but that would be a gross understatement. After months of eating oat bars every week you would think I’d be sick…

    March 2, 2015
  • the perfect pregnancy smoothie

    Perfect Pregnancy Smoothie (vegan, gluten free)

    This is the perfect pregnancy smoothie. Pregnancy has changed a great many things for me. For one, I look in the mirror and don’t recognize the person staring back at me. Even though it’s mostly…

    November 21, 2014