Sage & Butternut Squash Breakfast Bake

You know what’s incredible? Living in a place where the seasons change, it gets chilly in Autumn, freezing in the Winter, and warm in Spring and Summer. In no way am I hating on my home state of California, but my favorite places I’ve lived in my life are those characteristic of having 4 seasons….

Vanilla Berry Chia Pudding

During school weekdays it’s an extremely rare occasion for me to actually have time for a sit down breakfast, especially when classes start at 8 AM! I usually find myself having breakfast on my way to class while simultaneously sipping coffee and brushing up on material to prepare myself for pop quizzes. Yeah, mornings are…

Fig Prosciutto & Hawaiian BBQ Pizza

Let’s have a pizza party and talk about life, okay? Sometimes all you need is a cozy movie sesh with your bestest friends and a big ol slice of pizza. (or 2) Ain’t nothing wrong with that!  My favorite meal to make when friends come over is pizza and salad. SO EASY and SO FUN….

Ham & Broccoli Egg Muffins

It’s that time of year again, and I don’t know if I should cry because summer is over or be happy that Fall is nearing. Either way, it’s back to school time! When I was a kid, my favorite thing in the entire world was sitting down for breakfast and reading the comic section of…

Chocolate Raspberry Almond Tart

I’m having a grade A panic attack and need chocolate STAT. Like seriously, all the chocolate and maybe some liquid encouragement too. (sorry, mom) Can we talk about the fact that I’m leaving for Arizona in approx. 3 days and have so much to get done before I go? Haircut, keratin treatment, mani pedi, clothes…

Top 25 Gluten Free Trader Joe’s Finds

My love for Trader Joe’s runs deep. Like I wouldn’t be surprised if all the employees know me as the weird lady who comes hobbling in on the daily sporting sweat pants, messy hair, and a boot on her foot. (My summer was spent with a fractured foot. Holler!) It is not an exaggeration how…

Honey Almond & Fig Oatmeal

IT’S OFFICIAL. Fig season is here and I’m shouting it from rooftops. If you’re a fig lover, you will adore this hearty, warm bowl of oats. It’s packed with cinnamon and vanilla flavors, sweet honey, crunchy almonds, and of course, luscious, perfectly ripe figs. Being raised in Southern California, I was pretty spoiled when it…

Spanish Millet Stuffed Peppers

I’m pretty sure I’ve professed my love and obsession for all things mexican food, have I not? I eat it almost daily and I wish that was an exaggeration, but alas, it’s the truth. The delicious and tasty truth. I love me some egg tacos for breakfast, or a quesadilla for lunch, and definitely these…

Road Trip Snacks!

Everyone knows that summer time means travel time! But for those with special dietary concerns, long road trips or flights may become just that…a concern. But it doesn’t have to be! Especially with a little prep work and dedication, you can rest assured that you and your tummy will be happy all the way to…

Coconut Cherry Pecan Granola

Recipe #2 that uses leftover almond pulp from making almond milk is finally here, and oh so tasty! I’m always struggling to find granola thats not pumped full of sugar and preservatives and the only solution to that issue is making your own! It’s so simple, requires minimal ingredients, and is even more delicious that what you…

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Energy Bites

Remember when I told you not to throw away your leftover almond pulp from making homemade almond milk??? Well, my friends, this here is the number one reason why. Oatmeal raisin cookies have always been one of my absolute favorites and I wanted to recreate those same flavors in a healthy energy bite! These bites are…

Vegan Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice cream

I promise that all other times, besides this one, I have self control. Normally my willpower is strong, I swear! But not this time, nope. Summer and ice cream go hand in hand and they’re currently showing no signs of letting go, thank goodness. Last week, I bought a pint of sodelicious mint chocolate chip,…