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  • turmeric quinoa buddha bowls with vegetables and tofu

    Turmeric Quinoa Buddha Bowl for Healing + Health

    Healing + Healthy Turmeric Quinoa Buddha Bowls Over the weekend Michael and I took a much needed break from our usual crazy Friday and Saturday nights. You know, the ones that include: Putting Noe…

    May 22, 2017
  • curried chickpea salad in a wrap

    Curried Chickpea Salad With A Secret Ingredient

    Last week I shared my favorite warm weather lunch on Instagram, a curried chickpea salad wrap. A bunch of people reached out and asked if the recipe was on my blog. Naively I said…

    May 15, 2017
  • 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
  • kale pistachio pesto

    Kale Pistachio Pesto + A truRoots Giveaway

    Happy first day of spring! It’s the beginning of my favorite time of year: warmer temps, longer days and the return of all things green. Of course, Mother Nature had other ideas today as we bundle…

    March 21, 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
  • maple coconut bacon

    Maple Coconut Bacon (vegan, gluten free)

    When I went vegetarian almost 7 years ago (!), my last hold out was bacon. Everything else was so easy to give up. I didn’t like the taste of it so I stopped eating…

    February 28, 2017
  • tahini dill salad dressing

    Tahini Dill Salad Dressing

    Yes I know, another salad. I just can’t help myself. I’m in a salad stage. The combining of different toppings, different flavors, different dressings has my taste buds dancing and I’m loving this herbaceous, bright…

    February 14, 2017
  • formula for the perfect salad

    Formula for the perfect salad, every time

    It’s no secret that I love a great salad and that they’re often my lunch of choice during the week. But, I think one of the biggest problems with salads is that they are so easy to…

    February 9, 2017
  • coconut quinoa porridge with grilled peaches

    Coconut Quinoa Porridge with Grilled Peaches

    I can’t believe I’m saying this but I sort of forgot about quinoa. I don’t know if it’s the season but I just haven’t been cooking with it much, besides to make these again. However,…

    August 18, 2016