Black Bean and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Black bean and sweet potato enchiladas from @thepurplecarrotct The filling tasted delish because I had to taste it before rolling them up. I also added cinnamon to sweet potato while they were roasting. Tastes yummy. My little soap box moment. I have no professional backing when it comes to eats. I just know the success…

Recipes from the 4th

As promised here are the links to the food pictures I posted this weekend for our 4th of July party. The link for the recipe will be after the picture of said item. Homemade lemonade. Note I used a mixture of raw and coconut sugar for this recipe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_w80HyINAg&list=WL&index=10 Black Bean Salad http://www.forksoverknives.com/recipes/easy-black-bean-salad-recipe/ Pea-Guacamole. Note I did…

Pinterest Success: Cookie Dough Bites

I am always on the lookout for snacks or desserts that I can incorporate easily into my life and my husband may enjoy. I am happy that these were a success. I saw this recipe for healthier cookie dough bites as a part of a nice cream or a better for your ice cream. I…

Food Matters: Follow Friday

You may have seen the Food Matters documentary. Well they have a fantastic Pinterest board https://www.pinterest.com/foodmattersfilm/ They also post awesome content on their other social media sites. I enjoy the stuff that comes through my newsfeed on FB from them. You should check them out if you are look for recipes, wellness inspiration, or general knowledge.

Flourless Avocado Brownies

Recently found a super delish recipe for a healthier version of brownies. Crazy this fell into my lap at the right time. I recently had a bunch of avocados ripen and needed to use pronto.These are Flourless Avocado Brownies. I did some tweeking of the recipe to better fit my needs. The recipe was found here at…

EWG’s Food Scores just took the work out of grocery shopping for me!

EWG’s Food Scores rates more than 80,000 foods in a simple, searchable online format to empower people to shop smarter and eat healthier. Each item in the database is scored based on three factors: nutrition, ingredient concerns and degree of processing. EWG’s Food Scores just took the work out of grocery shopping for me!

vegan-yums: avocado shiitake spring rolls / recipe I love a good veggie roll. This looks yummo.

Banana Breadie Puddin

Playing around with banana bread recipes. I already had a pretty good one, but wanted to cut some things out. I call this banana breadie puddin. Why? Well once it is out of the oven the insides remind me of a bread with puddingish squish qualities. Overall it is yum yum in the tum tum….

Testing Raw Brownie Recipe

This post was due up yesterday. Whoops. During lunch yesterday I decided to make raw brownie recipe from Deliciously Ella. It is a super quick recipe. Ella’s site, app, youtube, and other social media have great recipes for a healthy kick to your lifestyle. These kinda remind me of Lara Bars. Here recipe calls for…

My salad all put together. introducing my second sweet basil plant. Salad is all the items from my last post put together. ½ cup cherry tomatoes sliced 2-3 cups chopped kale. I have learned that people struggle with kale. I love it but don’t like spinach. By chopping up into tiny thin pieces I have…