RECIPES

Key Lime Tartlets

These key limes tartlets are actually an extremely delicious vegan recipe that are made easily in a Vitamix Blender. They are guilt-free and even gluten free. I served these at my reception party and they were a big hit. My husband absolutely loves key lime anything. So instead of indulging in pie or cheesecake, I…

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Vitamix Blender Cake with a Surprise

The Vitamix Blender not only blends smoothies, it can make batters too! I made a Vitamix Blender cake for a special occasion so watch the video to find out what we’re celebrating. I created this recipe myself and it can even be made into a brownie batter with a few alterations. This cake is rich,…

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Apple Carrot Zucchini Muffins

Originally I wanted to make zucchini muffins but then I got the urge to make Apple Carrot Zucchini muffins instead. I wanted to add in another veggie and a fruit to the muffins to make them healthier. I love muffins, heck I prefer muffins over cake. These Apple Carrot Zucchini muffins are a great choice…

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Juicing for Healthy Skin

What we eat can effect how we look; try these four recipes for juicing for healthy skin that can help you heal from the inside out and make you look more radiant. Vitamins A, C, & E are especially important in skin health. My last post on 10 Tips for Healthy Skin discussed food, elimination, and…

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Gluten-Free Vegan S’mores Pudding

If you’ve been missing smore’s due to allergies, this Gluten-free Vegan S’mores Pudding is sure to hit the spot. This full recipe isn’t quite “paleo” due to the graham and marshmallow but the pudding part should be right up the paleo alley! So there, something for everyone. I LOVE LOVE LOVE s’mores. When I was…

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Dark Chocolate Superfood Bites

Dark Chocolate Superfood bites can satisfy your craving for chocolate while supplying you with necessary daily nutrients. A small bit of chocolate daily can actually be a good thing for you. Dark chocolate is considered an antioxidant and in appropriate quantities, has been said to help lower high blood pressure. Dark chocolate contains high levels…

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Holiday Mulled Cider Recipe

This mulled cider recipe is a holiday hit that all the guests will rave about. Recently I went to a holiday party and brought along this milled cider recipe; it was a big delicious hit and it made the house smell amazing. It’s really easy to make and a great alternative to alcohol. The hot…

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Slow Cooker Asian Chicken and Rice Soup

Every winter season I go Crockpot crazy… warm delicious quick easy food is what I want, especially some chicken and rice soup! As I scoured the Internet for slow cooker recipes I couldn’t help but notice a lot of it was creamy fatty cheesy junk food dishes. Eventually I stumbled upon a chicken and rice…

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Chicken Kebabs with Strawberry Walnut Salad

  I’ve always been a big fan of chicken kebabs. Chicken kebabs are super easy to make and marinated chicken is always better than plain chicken! I grew up in New England and we always considered “barbecuing” as grilling food outside on a grill. So you can imagine when I moved to Texas how I…

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Easy Vietnamese Bún Recipe

Vietnamese Bún at its Best (even if I’m not Asian). The first time I tried Vietnamese Bún was actually at a local Vietnamese French fashion bistro here in Austin, TX I immediately fell in love with it. I went on to try it at an actual Vietnamese restaurant and decided this was my favorite dish of…

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