Quinoa. |ˈkēn-ˌwä|. I have to admit, I have tried to cook quinoa before on a couple of occasions. Every single time, my attempts have not turned out as I had hoped. The first time I remember putting it into my mouth and being horrified at the lack of flavor (I […]
We love tacos and we very much enjoy trying new fillings. So, we were super excited to try the Alkaline Tacos from The Blender Girl by Tess Masters! We have experimented with a few Walnut Meat recipes, but her recipe called for walnuts AND almonds…that was a mix we had […]
This soup. Oh my gosh. So good. My husband and I made it a few weeks ago and I fell in love with it. So, I made it again and I ended up eating four bowls of it in one day. Not kidding. Just another awesome recipe from Tess Masters and […]
A few weeks ago, we took the family to the Central Florida Earth Day Festival at Lake Eola Park. It was a fun day, and I was thrilled to network with businesses that have cruelty free products and offer plant-based foods. We sampled lots of food while we were there, […]
This has been an unbelievably busy week and I had no time to prepare a meal plan, so we have just been winging it. Not having a meal plan sucks because you end up going to the grocery store on a daily basis and spending far too much time staring […]
I’m trying to be better about making lunch at home instead of running out to grab something all the time. My husband’s wallet is thrilled about that. Today I opted for an “un-tuna” sandwich. It was so freaking good!
Still sticking to my “1 pound of raw veggies per day” commitment for 2014…..so far, so good! I do love having GIANT (1 pound) salads for lunch and having yummy salad dressings makes it even better. I am a big fan of making my own dressing…..it’s so easy, fast, cheap, […]
One of my personal goals for 2014 is to make sure I consume one pound of raw veggies per day. Sound familiar? If you’ve read “Eat To Live” by Dr. Joel Fuhrman, you probably recognize that as one of the most important parts to his super healthy lifestyle. That’s […]