Gingered(end of)Summer Squash Soup

So tasty!!!….I am still fighting this crud! I needed something warm and soothing for my throat, spicy enough to kill whatever’s left, and delicious enough to keep me happy. Sick all week meant there was only what was left after 10 days in the fridge and that was one lonely little Summer Squash and some cherry […]

Simple Turmeric Broth

Simple Turmeric Broth for Vegetable Noodle Soup 2016 6c water ½ onion, coarsely chopped 2” fresh ginger, grated 1t turmeric 1t sesame oil 1t pink salt Put everything in a pot, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 5-10 minutes. Strain the broth through a fine mesh sieve into a large heatproof pitcher (I […]

Blueberry Coconut Kefir Love Bomb Lassi

Summer berries…I can’t get enough…this smoothie is also filled with belly loving probiotics, if you don’t have vegan kefir on hand, you can sub a non-dairy milk or a fruit kombucha for the  liquid (mango or berry is amazing). It has an incredible tangy-ness that is so delicious, reminiscent of a Fruit Lassi and is my […]

Stewed Summer Tomatoes

Stewed Summer Tomatoes 10 tomatoes (roma or plum), split length wise in 1/2 2 teaspoons salt 1 small onion, medium dice 1 clove garlic, sliced 2T extra virgin olive oil 1 cherry bomb pepper, sliced *optional 3-4 large leaves of fresh basil 1-1/2c boiling water Heat up a large cooking pot; add the olive oil […]

Chocolate Marshmallow Power Smoothie

Tastes like chocolate marshmallows….not kidding… Chocolate Marshmallow Power Smoothie 1c hemp nut milk 2T chia seeds 1t raw agave or raw local honey 2T raw Coconut Manna 2T raw cacao 1t vanilla 1 scoop vegan protein powder 2-3 cashews 1c ice Blend all ingredients together except the ice and process until smooth- taste and adjust […]

Sundried Tomato & Ramp Cheese Spread

Seriously… NOT F*CKING AROUND….what a flavor on this cheese!!!! Ramps are only here for such a short time! What a way to celebrate their uniqueness and honor their presence. I had the opportunity to forage for ramps with my friend on her hillside- what a divine way to connect with the planet….spring has finally sprung. […]

Plain Sour Cashew Cream

Ummmmmm. It’s Sour Cream. SOUR CREAM. Just made out of cashews…not animal milk. This. Makes me. Happy.I just had my hands on junky store bought vegan sour cream that was filled with crap. THIS..is not. Hello Onion Dip, baked potatoes, plain yogurt, you get where I’m going….. Oh. And its RAW and filled with pro-biotics. […]

Scallion Cream Cheese!

There are no words for the amount of awesomeness this recipe creates. It is truly amazing. I dare anyone to taste this and know the difference between this and a real dairy cream cheese. You can find acidophilus powder but be sure that is a vegan sourced strain. You would sub 1t for the 5 […]

Perfect Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie

This pie is DELICIOUS. I mean, seriously good. Serve it up with some Coconut Whipped Topping or a side of vegan vanilla ice cream…..I love love love this pie. Happy Holidays!!!! Perfect Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie The Filling: 1 1/3c pumpkin puree (1 15-ounce can or cooked pumpkin puree) 1/4c maple syrup 1/4c maple sugar […]

Romanesco with Lemon

I can’t get enough of this gorgeous alien looking beauty. It has a taste similar to cauliflower but it has it’s own uniqueness that is unrivaled. It is abundant locally now and I love love love it. Dressed simply to showcase its awesomeness. Romanesco with Lemon 1 head Romanesco, washed, trimmed, and cut into bite […]