Homemade Fig Newtons

Homemade Fig Newtons

I’ve been a fan of the fig newton since I was a child. I would buy the Nabisco brand here and there growing up, but more recently, I’ve been getting them from the bulk section of Whole Foods. God they’re good. However, I’ve been spending a...
Beet Hummus

Beet Hummus

Have you noticed beet hummus in stores yet? It seems to be popping up ever so discretely; or as discrete as magenta-colored hummus can be. I’ve only seen it in two stores round these parts and it doesn’t seem to be selling like hotcakes. I wonder if...
How To Nutrify Your PB&J + PB&J Quinoa Oatmeal

How To Nutrify Your PB&J + PB&J Quinoa Oatmeal

Don’t you just love the comfort of a good ole PB&J? You’ve got to try it in bowl form one morning. It’s truly spectacular. PB & J’s are typically perceived as nothing more than sugary indulgences. And when placed on refined white bread,...
Chai-Spiced Coconut Oatmeal with Toasted Hazelnuts

Chai-Spiced Coconut Oatmeal with Toasted Hazelnuts

[Tweet “Creamy oatmeal cooked in concentrated chai tea and coconut milk, topped with toasted hazelnuts. This oatmeal is so moody.”] The day I made this creamy, coconuty bowl of oats was a cold, dreary and rainy day. Not usually my preferred kind of day,...
Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Lentil Stew with Poached Egg

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Lentil Stew with Poached Egg

A hearty stew to keep you warm and satisfied. This meal is loaded with protein, complex carbohydrates, and disease-fighting antioxidants, and is sure to keep you healthy during flu season. Eat up! Sweet Potato Stew with Poached Egg Serves 4-6 2 sweet potatoes, skins...