Fun March Madness Recipes!

Scroll down below to find the Irish Soda Muffins... Hamantashen Hamantashen, the classic Purim cookies, are eagerly awaited by everyone young and old. They are versatile and can be made from a good sweet yeast dough, flaky dough or from a traditional cookie dough. The fillings can be mixed and matched. Prune butter and poppy seed are … Continue reading Fun March Madness Recipes!

Upcoming Fitness Schedule and Full Moon Lore

Hey now! I hope this February Full Moon is finding you with abundant opportunity and infinite potential, options and inspiration. If you saw it last night after the snowfall, you know it was almost full and so bright, the reflection off the snow was dazzling! Tonight, if you have the chance sometime overnight, go outside, … Continue reading Upcoming Fitness Schedule and Full Moon Lore

Fennel & Blood Orange Salad

This refreshingly beautiful salad gives us a colorful promise on the grayest of winter days! Adapted from a William-Sonoma recipe,  the contrast of the sweetness from the oranges, the anise from the fennel and the pepper from the arugula, the combination is delightful. I added the walnuts for a little extra fat and protein. This has quickly … Continue reading Fennel & Blood Orange Salad

Nespresso+Aeroccino Pumpkin Spice Latte

There is nothing like Autumn in New England. With the change of season, the crisp brightness in the air and the leaves turning colors, what everyone wants now is a nice hot cup of seasonal coffee or tea. Now, you can make your favorite hot or iced coffee-bar style Pumpkin Spice Latte or Coffee easily … Continue reading Nespresso+Aeroccino Pumpkin Spice Latte

Make 2018 Different With NEW YEAR’S SOLUTIONS

Make 2018 the Your Year! Ditch the Resolutions & Make New Year's Solutions Instead Do you find yourself making New Year's resolutions you don't keep? The top New Year's resolutions are losing weight and quitting smoking. If you make the same resolution every New Year and come mid-January you are back to your old habits, … Continue reading Make 2018 Different With NEW YEAR’S SOLUTIONS

No-Crust, No-Bake Pumpkin Pie Balls

These Pumpkin Pie Balls are loaded with protein and all the flavors of fall! Made  with all-natural whole ingredients, light sugar and no crust, they are vegan and gluten-free so you can enjoy each sinfully delicious treat without a lot of calories or adverse health effects. Pumpkin Pie Balls: 1 ¼ c. almond flour 1 c. oat flour gluten free … Continue reading No-Crust, No-Bake Pumpkin Pie Balls

Pumpkin Spice Cashew Latte

This Pumpkin Spice Cashew Latte is the perfect healthy warming autumn drink. Whole cashew nuts are blended with pumpkin and spices for a quick dairy-free latte that rivals any coffee-shop version any day...with fresh whole ingredients, it is free of harmful dyes, preservatives or tons of sugar, so you can enjoy this seasonal specialty as … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Cashew Latte

Mid-Summer Hike and Foodie Delights

My short hike through one of my favorite places, Pulaski Park, in the northwest corner of RI, taught me how to get savvy with selfies (still working on that, lol!) and found interesting wildlife and habitats along the way and ended with a fantastic meal of roasted squash over pasta with my very simple veggie … Continue reading Mid-Summer Hike and Foodie Delights

What Do You Know About Your Favorite Sunscreen?

An excerpt from Dr. Axe website shows that all sunscreens are not created equally. In fact, a 2017 report from Environmental Working Group (EWG) found that nearly 75 percent of sunscreens didn’t work. This is EWG’s 11th Annual Guide to Sunscreens report, and the results show that while there have been major improvements over the last decade, the vast majority … Continue reading What Do You Know About Your Favorite Sunscreen?

Mostly Raw Summer Rolls

Ingredients 2 vegan whole wheat, spinach, carrot or spring roll wraps 1/2 cup diced red peppers 1/2 cup diced yellow pepper 1/2 cup diced red cabbage 2 large carrots, peeled 2 tbsp Your favorite hummus 2 tbsp raw, unsalted sunflower seeds or use any raw seeds of your choice       Instructions Heat wraps … Continue reading Mostly Raw Summer Rolls