Healthy Snacks to Fuel The Body

Hello friends! Last week, I talked about why it was important to incorporate more raw plant-based foods into your diet. Why? Because I know that plant-based foods can be so protective for the body – keeping it vibrant and free from disease. And another reason: I’m human – some of the summer temptations have triumphed […]

Gluten, Nut & Dairy-free Baking!

Chocolate Sunshine Bars: gluten, nut and dairy free!

Amy is baking “without” this week: come taste the delicious results! — Denise

When my family went gluten-free last year, I started to notice that many gluten-free products weren’t nut- or soy- or dairy-free. Normally, that wouldn’t be a problem, but I also began to realize […]

Exotic Coconut Pumpkin Soup

Your guests will be impressed with this one!

Thanksgiving is upon us and that means it’s pumpkin-time. Pumpkin is everywhere – lattes, pies, muffins! Although it is a healthy vegetable, giving us vitamin A and C, it is usually paired with sugar and fat, which completely counter all of its goodness! Instead of the […]

St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day has always been a favorite of mine. Wearing green, sipping a Guinness, and sharing a traditional Irish meal with the family. It’s all fun, but what is the day really about?

March 17this a day that we remember the remarkable St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, who actually had good reason […]

Almost there!

The best way to handle the stress of the final run up to the holidays? Be prepared! For me, that means thinking and cooking ahead. When will you need some extra time? Be it morning or night, I’ve got some tricks up my holiday sleeves that I would like to share with you.

Smoothie for […]