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Crispy Brussel Sprouts with a Pomegranate and Dijon Glaze

Crispy Brussel Sprouts with a Pomegranate and Dijon Glaze

Randomly tossed this recipe together with the contents of my fridge and it turned out so well …

Savory Pumpkin Hummus with Pomegranate Seeds and Pepitas

Savory Pumpkin Hummus with Pomegranate Seeds and Pepitas

This savory pumpkin humus is the perfect appetizer or snack for the remainder of the fall season! …

Paprika Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Paprika Roasted Rainbow Carrots

As the days get shorter and the nights a little chillier, I find myself reaching for dinners …

Spicy Watermelon Snack

Spicy Watermelon Snack

A snack so good even Oliver wants it 🍉I’m enjoying the long summer weekend and cut up …

Fresh & Tender Wax Beans

Fresh & Tender Wax Beans

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WAX BEANS! When I posted this recipe to my Instagram stories, I got so many DMs of …

Easy Summer Zucchini Snack

Easy Summer Zucchini Snack

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I shared about the benefits of zucchini to my feed last week. One of my biggest passions …

A Sweet CBD Fruit Salad Glaze

A Sweet CBD Fruit Salad Glaze

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As an incredibly refreshing side dish or dessert, it’s no wonder that fruit salad ends up at …

Vegan Summer Pesto Pasta Salad

Vegan Summer Pesto Pasta Salad

I know many people have a family recipe for pasta salad that gets brought out for picnics, …

Roasted Carrot & Endive Appetizer

Roasted Carrot & Endive Appetizer

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As the warm weather quickly approaches, I know many of us are looking for easy dishes to …

CBD Dijon & Herb Salad Dressing

CBD Dijon & Herb Salad Dressing

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Many of you have reached out to me, asking how I like to take my CBD oils. …

Fresh Jicama and Lime “Fries”

Fresh Jicama and Lime “Fries”

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I get so many DMs a day asking what I snack on. When I respond with recipes …

Spicy Herb Potato Salad

Spicy Herb Potato Salad

It may be a bold claim, but saying this healthy potato salad recipe is the BEST is …

Homemade Habanero Salsa

Homemade Habanero Salsa

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Even though this Memorial Day Weekend will feel a bit different, I am still going to celebrate …

Easy Dill & Peppercorn Artichokes

Easy Dill & Peppercorn Artichokes

They may look intimidating, but artichokes are actually really easy to cook! With peak season being March …

Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Chimichurri Sauce

Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Basil Chimichurri Sauce

Confession: I miss eating out. Although I love cooking my own food as I know exactly what …

Roasted Beets with Creamy, Herb Goat Cheese

Roasted Beets with Creamy, Herb Goat Cheese

When @chrisappleton1 and I got together a few months ago, I taught him how to make a …

Spicy + Savory Almond Dip

Spicy + Savory Almond Dip

I’ve got another pantry-friendly recipe coming at you guys today: a creamy, lemony, and delicious almond dip! …

Homemade Nut Butter

Homemade Nut Butter

This week I was baking with a girlfriend and the recipe called for almond butter. I had …

Delicious Stuffed Acorn Squash

Delicious Stuffed Acorn Squash

Every time I ask you guys what you’d like to see recipe-wise, I always get tons of …

Game Day Buffalo Cauliflower & Chicken Wings

Game Day Buffalo Cauliflower & Chicken Wings

Ain’t no thang but a chicken wang! I can’t think of a food more appropriate for the …

THE BEST HOMEMADE GUACAMOLE AND SALSA

THE BEST HOMEMADE GUACAMOLE AND SALSA

Mexican food has to be my favorite cuisine– if there is guac and salsa at a table, …

The Healthier Mashed “Potatoes”: My Mashed Parsnips

The Healthier Mashed “Potatoes”: My Mashed Parsnips

Parsnips are a type of root vegetable, closely related to carrots but with a sweeter and earthier …

Holiday Side: Roasted Goat Cheese Romanesco

Holiday Side: Roasted Goat Cheese Romanesco

Have you ever tried romanesco? I like to think of it as a cross between cauliflower and …

Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Stuffing

Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Stuffing

While turkey is great, we all know that the best part of Thanksgiving is the sides. One …

Oat Straw & Stinging Nettle Leaf Tea

Oat Straw & Stinging Nettle Leaf Tea

I’m a BIG tea drinker. Not just matcha, all kinds of home made, loose leaf teas. It’s …

Simple Sautéed Baby Artichokes

Simple Sautéed Baby Artichokes

Nothing makes me happier than going to the Farmers Market to pick out fresh ingredients to cook …

Cilantro | Lime | Garlic Almond Cream Sauce

Cilantro | Lime | Garlic Almond Cream Sauce

Ingredients: 3/4 cup raw almonds or cashews 1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves 1 large roasted garlic clove …

Homemade Vegan Enchilada Sauce

Homemade Vegan Enchilada Sauce

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons organic ghee, or extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons gluten-free all-purpose flour, or white Spelt …

Ginger Fennel Digestive Tea

Ginger Fennel Digestive Tea

I LOOOOVE to drink tea after my meals. It’s so soothing to the stomach and helps with …

Healthy Rice Pudding – GF & Vegan

Healthy Rice Pudding – GF & Vegan

I’ve never been much of a sweet tooth person. I love dark chocolate or any treat that …

Great Travel Snack – Sesame Almond Pulp Honey Balls

Great Travel Snack – Sesame Almond Pulp Honey Balls

This recipe is an amazing grab-and-go snack. It also uses the leftover almond pulp that you’ll have …

White Bean and Artichoke Croquettes / Vegan Burger

White Bean and Artichoke Croquettes / Vegan Burger

These patties are amazing to eat with either quinoa or a nice side salad for lunch or …

Spring Onion Pesto Dip w/ Almond Pulp Crackers

Spring Onion Pesto Dip w/ Almond Pulp Crackers

I don’t know about you guys, but I LOVED onion dip growing up. Yes, the really bad …

Spring Homemade Detox Green Juices

Spring Homemade Detox Green Juices

Summer is right around the corner, and you know what that means . . . Bikini Bod! …

Homemade Organic Almond Butter

Homemade Organic Almond Butter

Homemade Almond Buttaaaaa. My favorite, of course, to make fresh every month and keep in the fridge …

Healthy 7 Layer Dip • Who Knew It Could Be Healthy?!

Healthy 7 Layer Dip • Who Knew It Could Be Healthy?!

THIS IS MY FAVORITE!! & Ryans Also 🙂 Hope you guys enjoy it as much as we …

Swiss Chard & Maitake Mushroom Quesadillas With Gouda Goat Cheese

Swiss Chard & Maitake Mushroom Quesadillas With Gouda Goat Cheese

One of my favorite things as a kid was eating naughty, cheese-filled crispy quesadillas. I truly feel …

Quick & Easy Homemade Salsa With A Hint Of Basil

Quick & Easy Homemade Salsa With A Hint Of Basil

With Cinco de Mayo around the corner (And Mexican food being my favorite type of cuisine), I …

Thinking Of Making Your Own Almond Milk? It Is Easier Than You Think!

Thinking Of Making Your Own Almond Milk? It Is Easier Than You Think!

WARNING, once you go homemade, you’ll never go back! I have become VERY jaded when it comes …

Simple And Delicious Roasted Jerusalem Artichoke Bowl With Loads of Veggies

Simple And Delicious Roasted Jerusalem Artichoke Bowl With Loads of Veggies

I LOVE Jerusalem artichokes (also known as sunchokes). They are a healthy alternative to feeling like you’re …

Simple Homemade Pecan Butter

Simple Homemade Pecan Butter

Nut butters are something I like to make once a month to put on top of my …