Todd’s Spicy Guacamole

Posted on September 10, 2016 · Posted in Dairy-Free, Dips/Spreads, Egg-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegan

Today I’m sharing my boyfriend’s signature guacamole! It’s his favorite dish to make for parties and potlucks. His secret ingredient (missing from the photo below) is the serrano pepper which.. read more


Lentil Bruschetta Dip

Posted on July 4, 2016 · Posted in Appetizers, Beans, Dairy-Free, Dips/Spreads, Egg-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegan

My friend, Christine, told me about this recipe on a walk the other day. I was telling her about how I bought the pre-cooked, ready-to-eat Steamed Lentils from Trader Joe’s and.. read more


Toasted Pecan Dessert (single-serving)

Posted on November 30, 2015 · Posted in Dairy-Free, Desserts, Egg-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Vegan

The other night after dinner, I was craving something sweet. Since I don’t keep any pre-made sweets at home, I have to make dessert if I want dessert! So with.. read more

How to Survive Social Situations When You’re Not Drinking (and Everyone Else is!)

Posted on October 3, 2015 · Posted in Blog, Detox, Weight Loss

I’m a total lightweight when it comes to alcohol. I’ve always had a super low tolerance (which has gotten even lower with age) and these days I rarely drink at.. read more


How to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs Perfectly (Every Time!)

Posted on September 15, 2015 · Posted in Breakfasts, Recipes

Confession Time: I’m in a bit of a cooking rut :-\ It all started two weeks ago when I got my one and only wisdom tooth removed. The aftermath resulted.. read more

Replace the Words “I Can’t” with These 2 Words

Posted on September 2, 2015 · Posted in Blog

When I was in high school, someone told me: “The words ‘I can’t’ are best used sparingly.” It’s been over fifteen years and I still remember that. It’s a great.. read more


The Ultimate Veggie Egg Bake

Posted on August 29, 2015 · Posted in Breakfasts, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I’ve posted some pictures of my weekly Veggie Egg Bake (which I make every Sunday night to enjoy Monday.. read more


Tomato Avocado Cucumber Salad

Posted on June 13, 2015 · Posted in Dairy-Free, Egg-Free, Gluten-Free, Other Vegetables, Recipes, Vegan

I love salads but sometimes I’m just not in the mood for lettuce, spinach or other leafy greens. I threw together this concoction and it came out so good that.. read more


Breakfast Egg + Avocado Toast

Posted on June 4, 2015 · Posted in Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes

If you want a satisfying meal, this is one of the easiest recipes EVER. It contains the perfect mix of healthy fat, protein, and comfort carbs to keep your stomach.. read more


Smoked Salmon Avocado Sandwich

Posted on June 2, 2015 · Posted in Egg-Free, Gluten-Free, Recipes

Back when my eating was really out of control, I couldn’t live without bread. In fact, I remember eating almost an ENTIRE LOAF (with butter) in one sitting. The more.. read more