Happy Fouth of July, everyone! I just couldn't let the holiday go by without contributing something red, white, blue and edible. Now, I realize there's just no topping last year's American flag tart (gluten-free and dairy-free), so I didn't even try with the desserts. I decided to go in a completely different direction instead... salad. Before I go any… Continue reading Red, White & Blueberry Salad
It may not sound like your traditional fruit smoothie combo, but just trust me on this one... You'll take one sip and think "OMG, this is breakfast?!" Banana and peanut butter - there's no surprise there. And when the classic combo is frozen and blended it's creamy, rich deliciousness. For breakfast. As for the peaches,… Continue reading Banana, Peach & Peanut Butter Smoothie
The fourth of July just isn't complete without something edible fashioned into an American flag. This is one of the few things required for the holiday, I think -- Flag dessert, fireworks, and little kids in ridiculous red white and blue outfits. God bless America. Growing up, we'd make this -- well not exactly this...… Continue reading American Flag 4th of July FREEdom Tart – Raw, Gluten-free, Dairy-free Dessert
I am loving this 70 degree weather in January! It's days like these that I'm glad I live in Dallas. There are very few places on the planet where you get a day like today in the middle of winter. I've been out running errands and its so warm I broke a sweat! Skinny jeans… Continue reading Smoothie Weather
There are two different stacks of strawberries in the produce section, but one is two dollars more. Why? And is it worth the price? As if the grocery store wasn't already an overwhelming place for the decision-making challenged there's yet another choice we have to make. But when it comes to some foods, organic versus… Continue reading Organic Schemanic?
I know how it sounds. But really I am not a crazy with a juicer. I've never even juiced anything. And I hate V8. I do realize a green smoothie sounds questionable, but if it wasn't good I can tell you I would not have one everyday for breakfast. And I do! It's delicious and… Continue reading The Green Smoothie
Last weekend was Bride-to-Be's bachelorette party in Mexico. Don't worry rooms, I'll only talk about the food here... So, one of the nights we were treated to a personal cook and a bartender, compliments of Bride's amazing future in-laws. It was about 4 p.m. when things got rolling. The team arrived bearing booze and fish. Alex,… Continue reading Dragon Fruit and Conch, Oh My