gluten-free oatmeal

During the winter months I dream about hot cereal. This recipe is so simple, quick, and satisfying. Enjoy!

carrot cornbread

Now that soup season is in full swing, enjoying a big bowl of hearty soup is always much better with a hunk of bread.

new year’s non-resolutions smoothie

According to Dr. Andrew Weil*, “perhaps that’s because we tend to make grand plans that are difficult to achieve rather than take simple, realistic steps.” He offers a list of five small changes that can pay off for your health in a big way in 2016. I’ve summarized his list and added on my own advice, as follows:

almond milk from scratch

For the past several years I have been avoiding cow’s milk when possible. I’ve been enjoying non-dairy milks with my coffee, smoothies, and granola, and enjoy the taste more than dairy.

the food evolution: quinoa

I had the privilege and pleasure of shooting this cooking video on how to make quinoa,a hearty grain rich in protein which is a wonderful alternative to rice and pasta, with my dear friend and colleague, Diane Hoch, founder of The Food Evolution. Enjoy!

the food evolution: roasted carrots

I had the privilege and pleasure of shooting this cooking video on how to make roasted carrots,a delicious and healthy snack and side dish, with my dear friend and colleague, Diane Hoch, founder of The Food Evolution. Enjoy!

protein rich post workout smoothie

A delicious protein rich, post workout smoothie.

mango kiwi cucumber and kale smoothie

A refreshing and nutritious smoothie.

berry delight smoothie

A delicious berry smoothie.

happy st. patty’s day: green smoothie!

A green smoothie to energize you on St. Patty’s Day!

sally’s “green morning music” smoothie

What is the first thing you put in to your system when you wake up? After my morning water with lemon, I blend together the following ingredients for my morning smoothie that not only gives me instant energy but also helps to detoxify and alkalize my body.

pumpkin power smoothie

As we enter Autumn, I long for the taste of pumpkin pie. Like apples, the craving only hits me during Fall. Our bodies are so intuitive!

the beauty of the pear

One of the many things I love about Autumn is the pear… Its shape, color, texture, and sweetness… there is nothing better than a ripe pear except when it is added in to my morning smoothie.

chocolate mojito mint smoothie

I love the combination of mint and chocolate ANY time of year but especially when I can use fresh mint from my garden.

“wish upon a star smoothie”

I am naming today’s green smoothie “Wish Upon a Star Smoothie”…

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