Maple Cinnamon Sun Butter (nut free, gluten free, dairy free) Recipe

Maple Cinnamon Sun Butter - Deliciously nut-free, gluten-free, dairy-free. Only 5 simple ingredients! www.justrealstuff.com

I’ve been doing a little nut-free thing lately as part of our group detox (and you should totally join us next time btw). Nuts are super good for you if you can tolerate them, but as part of our detox we eliminate common allergens for a period of time and then reintroduce them to make […]

Creamy Roasted Dandelion Detox Latte Recipe (Dairy Free Option)

 

There’s nothing quite like a creamy, delicious latte, right?

Unless you’re trying to avoid coffee. And dairy. Then it can be tricky.

Never fear! I have a delicious recipe for you!

This is a soothing, comfort drink that is actually GOOD FOR YOU! Enter the Dandelion Latte.

Dandelion when roasted makes a remarkable coffee […]

Love Your Kidneys (and urinary tract!) Elixir Recipe + Chia Seeds + Detox

A delicious detox elixir to help keep your kidneys healthy and happy. www.justrealstuff.com

Here’s a wonderful beverage to help keep your kidneys healthy and happy so you can detox naturally. You want those kidneys to be in good shape to filter the gunk out of your system, right? Of course you do!

After nimbly avoiding it for over a while week taking care of sick family members, I […]

You need new taste buds! Here’s how to get them.

The food we put into our mouths affects every aspect of our life. It can regenerate our cells or irritate our intestinal lining. It can fuel us or deplete us. It can make our bodies toxic or detoxify us. It can make us happy and confident or angry and withdrawn.

Choosing what to eat isn’t […]

Summer Cleanse Program & Cookies-n-Cream Green Smoothie Recipe (Vegan, DF, GF)

A cleanse by any name is still a cleanse.

Whew! It feels like the last couple months have been a whirlwind, and it’s finally letting up!

You haven’t heard from me much lately as I’ve been extremely busy keeping up with my personal life. In the last six weeks I’ve had seemingly endless celebrations for birthdays of three children (including two with monumental birthdays) […]

A Taste of Spring Smoothie Cleanse + Peach-Mango-Mint Smoothie Recipe

A Taste of Spring Smoothie Cleanse http://bit.ly/Taste-Of-Spring

The signs of spring are all around. Buds are appearing on branches, spring-blooming flowers are making their debut, and the air has that fresh hint of newness.

Spring is a time of growth and new beginnings ~ Forgetting the old and pressing on to the new.

 

It’s a time to throw off the […]

Coconut Crusted Tofu (Recipe) (Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free)

Coconut Crusted Tofu - This simple tofu recipe is my favorite! It's crispy, rich, and savory. YUM

Coconut Crusted Tofu

This tofu is so crispy and easy, and I love the coconut flavor. It’s definitely one of my favorite ways to make tofu. It was inspired by the recipe at Native Foods Blog: Best Baked Tofu . . . Ever!!

Coconut Crusted Tofu

I cut the tofu […]

Ginger Peanut Sauce (vegan, gluten free)

It’s hard to believe I’ve been making variations of this Ginger Peanut Sauce for over 20 years. The original recipe was from John Robbins’ book May All Be Fed back in the 90’s and has evolved through the years. My version has a lot more garlic, broth instead of water for the liquid, broth for […]

Quick & Delicious Taco Soup Recipe (vegan/vegetarian & slow cooker options)

I love this quick and easy taco soup. It's flexible so you can easily make it for omnivores, vegans, or vegetarians!

 

Who doesn’t love Taco Soup? Or taco anything for that matter! Every Friday night is taco night at our house, but I seriously could eat Mexican food every day so I like to squeeze it in on other days too. If someone in my house complains about the frequency (I’m sure this doesn’t […]

Vegan Eggnog Recipe – Three ways

Delicious Vegan Eggnog Recipes - Three different versions for you to try

Way back in October when Christmas was still several months away, one of my daughters was asking when eggnog would start showing up in the stores. I love the taste of eggnog too, but the traditional stuff is usually too sweet and thick for me (unless you add rum which isn’t always an option – […]