Spiced Pecan & Pumpkin Seed Granola

Does the internet really need another granola recipe? Honestly, yes! This is why: After trying so many granola recipes over the years, none of them really turned out the way I wanted them to. I like my granola to be packed with flavor, have some clusters, made with simple pantry staples, AND it should be…

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3 Ways to Make Healthy Eating More Affordable

I’ve noticed that most people want to be healthy, but many believe and experience that healthy eating has to come at a high cost. The modern mindset of eating healthy often comes in the form of elaborate dragon fruit smoothie bowls or buying an overpriced bowl of leaves with some protein from a local trendy…

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Tropical Ginger Turmeric Smoothie

(Makes 1 large serving, or 2 smaller servings, gluten-free, paleo, dairy free, vegan option) I wish I could say I came up with this ingredient combination to make this insanely delicious & tropical smoothie, but the glory goes to Prasad Cafe in Portland! We had what’s called the “GILT” smoothie as part of our breakfast…

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Cashew Queso Dip

(3-4 servings, vegan, paleo, gluten-free) Cooking is all about trying new ingredients, new techniques, and new flavors & textures. Whenever I get the “Oh my gosh, this is so good” moment, I just want to share it with the world! I want others to experience what I’m experiencing and to show that trying new recipes…

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Ginger Pineapple Colada

When the Seattle sun came back from its winter retreat, I was feeling all the spring and summer feels (mind you, I was still decked out in sweaters). But no harm in pretending warmer days are just around the corner, right? With that, came along this Ginger Pineapple Colada, which was inspired from a health…

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