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July 23, 2014 Thumbnail image for Chocolate Banana Mug Cake (Paleo)

Chocolate Banana Mug Cake (Paleo)

Girl gets diagnosis. SIBO. Girl freaks out about restrictive diet. Girl gets creative and realizes it’s not so bad. Girl invents mug cake recipe. Bliss. Lovely little fairy tale, no? In all seriousness, though, I have SIBO. What is that you ask? SIBO = Small Intestinal Bacteria Overgrowth. Sounds daunting doesn’t it? In short, it […]

June 13, 2013 Thumbnail image for Paleo Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies for Dad! (Gluten-free)

Paleo Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies for Dad! (Gluten-free)

These cookies don’t need a long intro because, heck, they speak for themselves. Chocolate, bacon, coconut? I even managed to use my leftover almond pulp from the almond milk I made earlier in the week. I simply stored it in the freezer. When I was ready to use it, I defrosted it and added it […]

April 13, 2012 Thumbnail image for Foods to Enhance Your Athletic Performance, Increase Energy, and Boost Immunity!

Foods to Enhance Your Athletic Performance, Increase Energy, and Boost Immunity!

You might be thinking, how can these foods do all the things that you mentioned in the title? Let me tell you, these are some pretty powerful foods. Many cultures have even been using them in a medicinal way for quite some time. The foods I am about to discuss may change your life. Powerful […]

March 19, 2012 Thumbnail image for Assorted Tartlettes: Lemon Coconut and Raw Chocolate Banana

Assorted Tartlettes: Lemon Coconut and Raw Chocolate Banana

I was in an experimental mood this weekend, so I decided it might be fun to try my hand at some cute little tarts, or tartlettes. I love lemon desserts for Spring, so I was determined to fill one of my tartlettes with a decadent lemon pudding. Fortunately, I got the recipe right on the […]

October 30, 2011 Thumbnail image for October 24 x 24 Foodbuzz Event: What’s Your Sign Soiree

October 24 x 24 Foodbuzz Event: What’s Your Sign Soiree

I recently submitted an idea for a chance to participate in the October 24 x 24 Foodbuzz Event. This is an event where 24 food bloggers host a party within 24 hours and then blog about it. Foodbuzz is a food blogging community, and I am one of their featured publishers. Foodbuzz liked my idea, […]

August 11, 2011 Thumbnail image for A-Muse Bouche Trio – A Food, Music, and Wine Pairing for Outside Lands

A-Muse Bouche Trio – A Food, Music, and Wine Pairing for Outside Lands

I recently entered a contest in hopes of being chosen to participate in the Foodbuzz Tastemakers program for the Outside Lands Festival. This contest involved creating an idea for a food and wine pairing that was inspired by one of the bands playing at the festival held in Golden Gate Park this weekend in San […]

July 20, 2011 Thumbnail image for I Heart Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches (Video)

I Heart Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches (Video)

As many of you know I recently entered the Hot Raw Chef contest. Unfortunately, I did not win, but thank you to those of you that supported me and voted! I would like to share the recipe with you as well as the video of me preparing the recipe. These are great little summer treats […]

May 17, 2011 Thumbnail image for Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

Have you ever tried Nutella? Of course you have! Oh man, a delicious spread with so much hazelnutty, chocolatey goodness! Created by Pietro Ferrero during World War II, he chose to add hazelnuts to his chocolate in order to extend the chocolate supply. Nutella is not the healthiest of foods (sugar is the first ingredient), […]