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    Recipes Summer

    Strawberry-Mango-Avocado Quinoa Salad with Honey-Lime Vinaigrette

    August 28, 2020

    This summer salad is nutritious, light yet satisfying, kid-friendly and bursting with flavor! Mango, strawberries and avocado are tossed with fluffy quinoa, chopped spinach, crumbled goat cheese, pine nuts and dressed in a honey-lime vinaigrette. It’s perfect for lunch or a light dinner. Gather Salad 6 cups baby spinach, roughly chopped 1 cup strawberries, hulled and cut into ¼-inch thick slices 1 mango, diced ½ avocado, diced 1½ ounces goat cheese 2 tablespoons pine nuts ½ cup quinoa ½ cup…

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  • Recipes Spring

    Riced Cauliflower w. Asparagus & Lemon

    Cauliflower is in regular rotation at our house. It’s versatile and easy to sneak in to my kids food, although when I tell J about all of the superfood powers a particular food has,…

    March 25, 2016
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    Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Zucchini Noodles

    While I do enjoy an occasional bowl of pasta, zoodles (or zucchini noodles) leave me feeling energized instead of sluggish. My son has fun helping me spiralize (with close supervision as the blades are…

    February 20, 2016
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    Spiced Chickpea & Veggie Samosas w. Mint Chutney

    I LOVE samosas but miss them terribly since cutting gluten out of my diet. It must have been my lucky day because I’m scrolling through my Instagram feed and see this genius recipe from @mystiquezen. Instead of…

    September 20, 2015
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    Creamy Red Pepper Alfredo over Zucchini Noodles

    I first tried spiralized noodles at a raw restaurant I managed and more recently at a cozy little Italian restaurant in Ojai. My mind was officially blown. I have been dreaming about them ever…

    February 8, 2015
  • Autumn Uncategorized

    No-Bake Spiced Pumpkin Bars

    I wanted to take a break from baking my traditional pumpkin pie and try something new this Thanksgiving. The result are incredibly simple, healthy, portable and delicious spiced pumpkin bars. Free of gluten, dairy,…

    November 27, 2013
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    No-Bake Fudge Brownies

    This yummy treat is made with fruits, nuts and pure cacao, making it nutritious and delicious! Gather 10 Medjool dates, pits removed 1 cup raw walnut pieces (can use cashews) 1/2 cup cacao powder…

    November 12, 2013