Chocolate Coconut Cashew Butter

So, it’s time for quick dessert recipes. You’re hot. You’re lazy. It’s summer. July 4th is over and you ate way too many burgers, right?

10 Ways with Nut Butter

As I write this post, I’m sitting in a little coffee shop in Soho munching on veggies topped with a dollop of nut butter. Not just any ol’ nut butter. I combined almond butter, peanut butter, cashew butter, pistachio nut butter, stevia, ground cinnamon and chili powder for an awesome concoction. I swear it tastes … Continued

Justin’s Nut Butter ‘Pesto’ Recipe Video

Don’t forget…tomorrow ends the voting for The Next Foodblog Star… If you think I have what it takes to be The Next Foodblog Star, please: VOTE FOR ME! As you all know, I love Justin’s Nut Butter. Not only is Justin an amazing guy, he’s created a vast array of yummy nut butters that I … Continued

Justin’s Nut Butter Giveaway and Vegan Chocolate Mousse

Let’s just say I’m over-the-top about my buddy Justin and his fabulous nut butters…I recently had the pleasure to meet Justin (twice,hehe) last month and tasted all of his incredible nut butters… Not only is Justin an amazing guy and a REAL Person, but his nut butters are out-of-this world.  Seriously, have you ever tried … Continued

Superior Nut Company Recipes

I recently had the pleasure of tasting a wide variety of the delicious nuts and nut butters from the Superior Nut Company, who was kind enough to send me complimentary samples to use for recipe testing with my clients.  Needless to say, the Superior Nut Company products were quite impressive and I especially loved the … Continued

Sweet Potato Almond Soup

Last night, I created a deliciously simple sweet potato and almond soup that warmed me up after my chilly walk home.  Let’s just say that it hit the spot and paired perfectly with a side of grilled vegetables and tofu smothered with organic tomato sauce and sprinkled with nutritional yeast…delicious is an understatement. Dig in, … Continued

Get Those Kids Cookin’…

Ever wonder how to get your kids involved in the kitchen? Here are a few tips that I offer to my clients…whether you have young children, nieces, nephews, neighbors, family or friends…these tips are sure to get your little ones active and entertained in the kitchen. Cucumber Caterpillar: Slices of cucumber held together with natural … Continued

More Snacks…

Just in time for the holiday weekend, my On-The-Go Snack List continues… I’m sure many of you are planning on hitting the road for the upcoming 4th of July holiday weekend, so I thought I’d share some more of my snack ideas with you…many of them are quick and easy to prepare and can be … Continued

Nifty Nut Butter Wrap

This is one of my clients’ favorite Go-To Snacks!  Bananas are not just a good source of B vitamins, they are low in sodium and contain Vitamin C and A as well as high levels of Iron and Potassium.  The natural fiber in bananas also contributes to numerous health benefits.  For instance, bananas contain Trypophan, … Continued

Tasty, Tangy Taco Supreme

I made these tangy soft tacos last night and I couldn’t resist sharing them with all of you.  The touch of cilantro and lime juice tops these babies off with a pungent kick that will have your taste buds dancin’…(the secret that makes this dish so fantastic is the crushed peanuts cooked with your choice of protein)…Let me … Continued