Minimalist Baker + {No Bake Samoa Bars}

Since submitting my superfoods cookbook to the publisher, I've been juicing more and posting recipes like the Super Green Juice, Super Red Juice, and Strawberry Lemonade. But today you're in for a super special sweet treat!! These Samoa Bars were inspired by the wonderful Dana & John over at Minimalist Baker and their recent 5 Minute Espresso Walnut Brownie recipe. If you haven't read their blog before, they love sharing simple ... Read more » about Minimalist Baker + {No Bake Samoa Bars}

Feeling Lovely + {Chocolate Covered Strawberries Bread}

I think I'm going to get a little deep today.  The truth is, I don't feel particularly lovely lately...which makes it hard to accept love and kindness and compliments from others. In one ear, a big smirk, then out the other.  I've been all shapes and sizes along the way, and yet I struggle at all of them to truly love myself and my body. In those moments of struggle, I try to focus on the positive and think of 3 or 4 things I truly love about myself at that moment. Here goes: ... Read more » about Feeling Lovely + {Chocolate Covered Strawberries Bread}

12 Pink-a-licious Recipes Perfect for Valentines' Day

First let me confess: I had a helper for this weekend project. Her name is Babycakes and she loves all things pink (understatement of the year, as you can see from her completely head-to-toe pink snow ensemble)! ----------->   She helped me search the web for some of the pinkest, yummiest, and cutest recipes that will be perfect for Valentines' day. ... Read more » about 12 Pink-a-licious Recipes Perfect for Valentines' Day

my #ecookbook is here! 30 Sweet, Savory, & Juicy Recipes

I am soooooooo excited to let you know the wait is finally e-cookbook  "Nosh and Nourish: 30 Sweet, Savory, & Juicy Recipes"  is here!  The long-awaited, highly-acclaimed, lovely cookbook full of nourishing recipes that your entire family will here. (As in you can buy it and download it and peruse through it TODAY!) As for the cost, it's cheaper than a latte. As for the contents, they're truly priceless.  I hope you fall in love with the recipes, photography, and personal stories as much as I have! ... Read more » about my #ecookbook is here! 30 Sweet, Savory, & Juicy Recipes

10 Healthy Summer Recipes

Summer is hands down my favorite season.  It just has such a lovely relaxing essence about it!!  Summer is the time for grilling, backyard parties, hours spent outside, picnics by the lake, popsicles, farmers' markets, later bedtimes, and warm temps.  But more than that, it is a GREAT time to dive right in to healthy eating with so many fresh fruits and vegetables available. ... Read more » about 10 Healthy Summer Recipes