Category Archives: cold

Creamy Orange Herb Cashew Dressing

Creamy Orange Herb Cashew Dressing

Now that the weather is finally warming up, salads have started to take center stage on my table. But I will be the first to admit: I’m not a huge fan of them! I find salad to be kind of boring, tedious, and more of a chore than anything else. Until I created this creamy […]

Healthier Super Bowl Snacks

Healthier Super Bowl Snacks

Whether you’re all about the snacks, the commercials, the game, or all three, Super Bowl Sunday is just a couple days away and it’s time to get those menus planned out! So I decided to round up a handful of my favorite healthier Super Bowl snacks for you to add to your spread.

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Truffles

Healthier Super Bowl Snacks

Creamy, luscious, melt-in-your-mouth. These are a few of the first words that pop into my head when I think about these peanut butter cookie dough truffles. Coated in a thin layer of chocolate, and just a pinch of salt, they are the perfect dessert to finish off a meal. If you’ve ever made edible cookie […]

Zesty Berry Blast Bowl

zesty berry blast bowl

Whether you live in a warm climate, chilly mountains, or sweltering Los Angeles, this zesty berry blast bowl will instantly transport you to summer! Made with frozen raspberries,  strawberries, a dollop of almond butter, and lemon juice, you can see why it gives you a zing. Add in a scoop of vanilla plant based protein […]

Decadent Whipped Coffee (Dalgona)

Decadent Whipped Coffee

If you were on social media last year, you saw this decadent whipped coffee take the internet by storm. Why? Because these gorgeous, fluffy, golden peaks topping ice and milk, reminded us of going out to get coffee with friends, paying $7 for the fanciest drink on the menu. The best part, is that this […]

20 Minute Green Goddess Pasta

20 Minute Green Goddess Pasta

When it rains it pours, as the saying goes. Yesterday I had a quiet day of baking, making soup, and learning lines for an audition. Today I have three back to back auditions and 12 pages to memorize in a couple hours. So, I’m taking deep breaths and making this 20 minute green goddess pasta […]

Roasted Veggie Sheet Pan Salad

Roasted Veggie Sheet Pan Salad

Let me tell you about this roasted veggie sheet pan salad, and why you’ll want to be making it at least once a week. First of all, it’s very hands off, but still has tons of flavor, texture, and nutrients, which on busy nights is always a win. As advertised, most of the ingredients are […]

Simple Strawberry Chia Seed Jam

Simple Strawberry Chia Jam

If you’re already feeling a little off balance this year, you’re not alone! I’ve been struggling with focusing, I have zero clue what day it is, and don’t even get me started on my sleep. So, per usual, I’m doing my best to listen to my body, and really take things day by day. One […]

Mint Chocolate Pretzel Protein Bars

Mint Chocolate Pretzel Protein Bars

Let’s step into the wonderful world of meal-prepping for a minute. No, I’m not talking about five containers of rice, steamed broccoli and grilled chicken that you will somehow have to choke down over the next week. But rather these utterly addictive mint chocolate pretzel protein bars.

Sparkling Apple Cider Vinegar Limeade

Sparkling Apple Cider Vinegar Limeade

Although I realize I’m stating the obvious, I just thought I’d say IT’S HOT. Like 111 degrees hot. Like takes your breath away hot. Like watch movies on the cool tile floors with the shades down hot. It’s so hot here in the Valley, that the hummingbirds who frequent my feeder, are panting—literally. Here’s what […]