#metoo

  Chances are you have heard about this by now…if you have social media, undoubtedly you are coming across #metoo on almost every news feed you scroll. This is not a small deal, nor is it something I felt I could just pass by.  Earlier this week, Alyssa Milano tweeted:      And it only […]

The Importance of Shopping Small….and The Best Christmas Event of the Year!!!

  One year ago, today, I threw out an idea that had been stewing in my head for several years prior…. If I were to put together an event where small business owners could share their products, would people be interested in doing their Christmas shopping with us online? The enthusiastic response I received, not […]

Let’s Talk Business

(This is also available as a video on Facebook which can be found here) Let’s talk business… I know, you’re probably thinking, “But you’re a food/wellness blogger.” Which I AM! But I am also a business woman. You may or may not be aware that as an MBA, I have helped manage major corporations and […]

OnGuard Apples

  So, I have this really great, Halloween type recipe to share with you… But a really important component of this recipe is these OnGuard apples.  And I thought I had already shared these on here, but it turns out I have shared them on Facebook, but not here! Time to remedy that, obviously!  First, […]

Super Easy Cauliflower Rice (that even cauliflower-haters will eat!)

  There are some things that we make that are just so simple, you forget to share until someone asks you. But when multiple people ask you, “How do you do that?” in a relatively short period of time…you know you need to share.  The trick to making Cauliflower Rice that even cauliflower haters will enjoy […]

Healthy Lunchbox 2016: Week 4: Healthy Desserts!

  Oh boy oh boy!!    Life likes to take us on journeys sometimes…and goodness knows mine has been full of adventure lately!    So here’s my apology for the delay in our final installment of our Healthy Lunchbox 2016 series, but I hope you’ll find it was worth the wait!!!   You see, I’ve […]

Homemade Sauerkraut

  About a week ago, I shared a very, very simple recipe on Facebook with the promise of getting it up quickly!   Thank you so very much to the many positive responses I got on there, and please forgive me for the delay! I don’t know about you, but summertime days just fly by […]

Non-Alcoholic Mint Mojito

  For those of you who have followed me for any period of time, it probably comes as no surprise that I don’t drink alcohol.  But that doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy adult type non-alcoholic cocktails.  There is something really refreshing about the combination of lime and mint that makes these Non-Alcoholic Mint Mojito’s ideal. […]

Pan Roasted Peaches

  Maybe you’re avoiding potatoes.  Maybe you’re a peach fanatic.  Or maybe you’re just looking for something a little different to go with dinner tonight.  Whatever it is, you’ll love these pan roasted peaches!  Perfectly paired with your favorite roast, steak or chicken dinner, these sweet with just a little savory peaches are an easy […]

Elimination Diets…What Are They, and Why Should You Care?

As a full-time wellness advocate who is certified in personal and children’s nutrition, works regularly with essential oils and various holistic means to wellness, I am often asked all kinds of questions about every health goal you could imagine.     I love this because it helps me stay on top of vital information and […]