Two Recipes For Mother’s Day Buckwheat Crêpes (GF)

By |May 6th, 2020|

If you’re looking for the perfect way to thank Mom this year, letting her sleep in while you cook her up a decadent breakfast is certainly not a bad way to start. These gluten-free crêpes, nutty and wholesome tasting from the buckwheat, thin and lacy and slightly crispy on the edges, are guaranteed to […]

Getting Your Green In: Two Green Smoothie Recipes

By |March 16th, 2020|

There’s a point, usually in March, when the monochrome winter landscape officially loses its appeal. This often coincides with the first patches of warmer weather that happen around this time, when the snow begins to recede a little, teasing us with glimpses of exposed ground or a whiff of damp soil thawing in the […]

Spicy Valentine’s Hot Chocolate

By |February 10th, 2020|

I’d argue that there is nothing in the world quite so heart-meltingly romantic as a steaming mug filled with rich, velvety hot chocolate. Not only is it chocolate, which is arguably the most romantic food on earth already (cue endorphins and dopamine), but it’s melted chocolate — smooth, creamy and sumptuous, the mug warming […]

DIY Herbal Holiday Gifts

By |December 16th, 2019|

Holiday gift giving is right around the corner.  I always enjoy making and giving gifts to my family and friends.  A couple of years ago I made the Whipped Shea Butter lotion for my family.  It was a big hit and so easy to make.  Create a festive label to place on the jar, […]

Super Berry Syrup

By |November 27th, 2019|

Outside my kitchen window are fat, crimson hips, glossy and round as Christmas baubles. They look bright and cheery against the drab, November sky and remind me that it’s time to make my yearly batch of Super Berry Syrup, a blend of antioxidant-rich, immune-boosting autumn berries that keeps my system thriving throughout the cold, […]

Easy Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

By |November 11th, 2019|

It’s that time of year again.
We are experiencing cooler weather and days that never seem long enough for all that needs to be accomplished within them. Getting everyone to school and work on time seems like challenge enough, but then, add the onslaught of after-school activities and sports practices and it’s a wonder that […]