Sweet Potato Nachos with Avocado Cilantro Cream : Spiced, baked Sweet potato rounds become the base for healthy nachos. They are topped with black beans, cheese and a healthy drizzle of avocado cilantro cream that is to die for.  Gluten Free. Vegetarian. Time for another Game Day Recipe. At this point, you are either on […]

Oven Fried Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

These luscious looking cheesy, garlicky green beans are baked not fried and full of flavor! While I’ve been all about pumpkin recipes lately, I decided to veer away for a moment to bring you a healthy veggie side! What does it take to get my kids to eat vegetables? CHEESE! These wouldn’t be their typical […]


Gingerbread cookies are one of my all time favorite holiday treats and with Christmas less than two weeks away, I’ve been determined to create a simple raw, vegan and gluten-free recipe. Gingerbread spices have such a special place in my heart, they bring me to a happy place flooded with holiday memories like building gingerbread […]


Few things are more delicious than a perfectly executed sandwich. With summer around the corner and today being National Hummus Day I thought a veggie hummus sandwich would be the perfect way to celebrate. I often go to a restaurant and buy a delicious sandwich and I always roll my eyes a little at myself […]

Butternut Squash Apple Soup with Sage Parmesan Croutons

When I look back on the month that Ben and I spent in Paris, what fills my heart with the most longing isn’t the array of chocolate shops, the way the Eiffel tower sparkles at night, or even the proliferation of excellent bakeries—it’s lunch. Yes, I miss the croissants and the macarons and stopping into […]

Gluten-Free Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Moist and luscious gluten-free carrot cake with cream cheese frosting is a gluten-free favorite at my house. The cake freezes well and the recipe makes one round layer cake, one 13×9-inch sheet cake, or 36 cupcakes. Three cups of grated carrots add healthy carotene, a nutrient that the body uses to make vitamin A. Not […]