Simple Tofu Scramble

Super simple after an intense Crossfit workout: 300 double unders, 10 Cleans (#83 pounds), 50 front squats (#83 pounds), and 60 tricep dips….WOOOF! I finished and about 45 minutes after I WAS HUNGRY!!! I usually add lots of veggies into my scramble but today I was just feeling SIMPLE and it was SO delicious….the miso […]

Strawberry Coconut LOVE Power Smoothie

June is STRAWBERRY MONTH!!! I can literally pound a quart back in the car before I even get them home so around this time I buy them every time I see them. I clean, trim, half  and freeze them so I can have them all through the year. A good freezing tip is to place […]

Mango Recovery Power Smoothie- Omega 3’s

Mango Recovery Power Smoothie- Omega 3’s   1c almond milk 1T hemp seed 1T Golden flax seeds 2t raw agave or raw local honey 1T chia seeds 1 generous cup of mango- or one smallish mango 1t vanilla 1T coconut oil 1 scoop protein powder  — 1c ice Blend all ingredients together except the ice and […]

Kichari (Lentil Rice DELICIOUSNESS)

Ellen’s Kichari (lentil & rice porridge)  Kichari means mixture, usually of two grains. “Kichari may well be the most perfect therapeutic recipe of all because it detoxifies the entire system, while kindling the body’s digestive fires called agni.” This recipe is nourishing and easy to digest, and can literally be paired down to just the […]

The City’s Gone Nuts Granola

I first made this recipe while I was living in NYC for my blog Slow Food In A Fast City, in a teeny tiny kitchen; I made it in my toaster oven. It is a super straight forward awesome granola recipe that is easy to modify by varying the nuts, adding dried fruits, and spices. […]

Raw Cashew Cream Cheese

This cheese is EXCEPTIONAL….full of pro-biotics (belly healthful bacteria), it is incredibly creamy and delicious. Easy easy easy to make. It’s raw, its animal free, dairy free, gluten free AMAZINGNESS…..It’s sort of like, why WOULDN’T you make it?…. Raw Cashew Cream Cheese- Savory 1c raw cashews 1c raw sauerkraut (not pasteurized) 1T dulse flakes 1t […]

Avocado Tomato Toast

Avocado Tomato Toast/ Open Faced Sandwich 1/2 ripe avocado 1/2 lemon, juiced 1T extra virgin olive oil salt and pepper 1 small, ripe tomato, thinly sliced 1 large slice whole grain or Gluten-free Bread Toast the bread. In a small bowl, smash the avocado with the lemon juice and olive oil. Season with salt and […]