Looks like I'm back on my breakfast kick!
Well actually, my favorite use for this sinfully smoky and crunchy, yet meatless, bacon is on top of my favorite soup or salad! With the help of liquid smoke, you can make just about anything taste like bacon. Lucky for all those vegans and vegetarians out there who love that undeniable savory smoky smell of bacon sizzling in a pan, this easy recipe makes plant-based bacon as easy as pie. The coconut flakes take on that beautiful caramel hue, Read more [...]
So you've all seen the infamous smoothie bowl going around.
They started as a raw and vegan craze, but it seems that EVERYBODY is now making them.
At first, I wasn't really on board with the whole thing, particularly because I prefer to start my mornings with high protein, fat, and veggie-filled meals for sustained energy and nutrition through the day. That was until my best friend insisted that we go to this place Backyard Bowls in Santa Barbara where she lives. Big Mistake! Those Read more [...]
Now that you've tried my Paleo Pumpkin Spice Granola, here's one you can enjoy year round! My favorite way to eat it is in my 'Home Grown Backyard Bowls' (coming soon)! It also makes a great breakfast or snack over organic Greek yogurt, with your favorite nut milk, or with your favorite nut butter and fresh berries. Or take it on the go with you for an easy snack. In the comments below, tell me your favorite way to eat Granola!
Orange Maple Paleo Granola (Difficulty-Easy; Makes ~5 cups)
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I don't think there's any fruit I love more than pumpkins! Ok, maybe it's a tie with avocado. Probably because you can put both of them in ANYTHING and everything and it will be undeniably delicious. Join me in my celebration of pumpkin season with this delicious Paleo Pumpkin Spice Granola! Enjoy it over Organic Greek yogurt, with your favorite nut milk, or atop a smoothie bowl for a satisfying grain-free, sugar-free spiced up seasonal breakfast or snack!
Paleo Pumpkin Spice Granola (Difficulty-Easy; Read more [...]
It's amazing how averse you can become to technology when you finally take some time away from it. I've been meaning to write this post for AGES, but lately the thought of sitting in front of a computer screen has seemed like torture. I used to spend nearly 8 hours a day sitting in an office, and surprisingly, the longer I've been away from my 9-5 soul-sucking career and the more time I spend away from devices, the less I want to use them. But I do feel slightly guilty for neglecting you all these Read more [...]