• less doing, more being

    Let’s Get Real: Flaws, Messes, Less Doing, More Being

    I’ve been writing a lot of recipe posts lately. I don’t mind these periods of culinary creativity. When they come, I just roll with them. But, something’s been nagging at me. Something I’ve been…

    March 1, 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
  • Butternut squash smoothie

    Butternut Squash Smoothie (vegan, gluten free)

    Yep, you read that right, a butternut squash smoothie. No, seriously, hear me out. A few days ago I was thinking about morning routines. Our neighbors have two kids, one in school and the…

    February 23, 2017
  • sugar free banana oat muffins

    Sugar Free Banana Oat Muffins

    These sugar free banana oat muffins are perfect for breakfast or a quick snack.   A few weeks ago I bought a mini muffin tin. I am really, desperately trying to keep the amount…

    February 21, 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
  • A letter to my daughter, year two

    A Letter To My Daughter, Year Two

    A Letter to My Daughter, Year Two Dearest Noe, I’m here thinking about you, of course that’s always the case. When you’re present you are all-encompassing. You are larger than life, my little tornado.…

    February 7, 2017
  • Five Learnings From My One Month Dessert Detox

    If you follow me on Instagram and you totally should because I’m way more active there than here, then you’ve probably heard about my January dessert detox. At the end of December (which feels…

    February 1, 2017
  • Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

    I’m sitting here nursing a bad back and seriously can’t believe it’s raining again. My girl is at school so I’ve had a few sacred hours to myself today to soak in the tub…

    January 18, 2017