Category Archives: Food

Cloud Bread Really is Magical

I was recently in Seattle visiting a friend for her birthday.  We went shopping at the Farmer’s Market the day before her party for last minute essentials like flowers and ginger beer for the signature cocktail the “Sparkle Pony” (it’s … Continue reading

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It’s Meatless Monday and These Croquettes Are Delish

I am continuing to try and eat meatless on Mondays.  I am not sure if it is necessarily healthier, but it certainly less expensive 🙂 These black bean croquettes with fresh salsa are easy to make, and can be made … Continue reading

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These Sweet Potatoes Will Change Your Life

I tried to do the 21 Day Sugar Detox…I made it 11 days. On day 12, I was at the gym and my trainer told me to have sweet potatoes after our workout. He gave me a super simple recipe, … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Need To Be Difficult To Be Great

While there are some things that are worth hard work, eating healthy doesn’t have to be one of them.  I know I’m not alone when I say that I would eat healthier if I had the time. However, between working, … Continue reading

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With Everything So Fast Paced, Cook Slow

We live in a society that is constantly on the move, and always fast paced.  We pay more and more each month to ensure that we have the fastest internet connection, the latest technical advances in our smart phones, and, … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday – Chipotle Chili Edition

Tis the season for holiday parties and non-stop deliveries of chocolates and cakes at the office.  Since I have zero will power, my only chance at not wearing elastic waist pants come January is eating healthy at least one meal … Continue reading

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Chocolate is a Sunscreen! Seriously

As if you needed another reason to eat chocolate, it turns out that chocolate is a sunscreen.  Well, not exactly, but high-flavanol cocoa protects skin from UV rays, so it is close enough for me.  A study showed those who … Continue reading

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It’s Cold And Risotto Is Delicious – You’re Welcome

It finally feels like Fall in LA and it is getting cold, so bring on the hot dinners.  I love risotto, I always have, there are countless variations and I love them all.  I came across this recipe for Southwest … Continue reading

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The Pizza Cleanse is a Real Thing

I hate dieting, but I hate having to buy a larger size too.  I have been in what I not-so-lovingly call my “gateway pants” – the pants that are comfortable enough that I can forget my “real” pants are too … Continue reading

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It’s Monday, The Perfect Time to Restart That “Eating Healthy” Plan

If you’re anything like me, your diet over the weekend consisted of potato skins, chicken wings, beer, tacos, mini cupcakes, macaroons, and champagne.  That wasn’t just me, was it? Monday is the perfect time to restart that “eating healthy” plan … Continue reading

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