Hackers & Strawberries & eBooks, Oh My!!

I’ve been a little silent… because of two things… #1: Three weeks ago my website was hacked. Bad. This hacker is a pro and knew exactly what he was doing. He took down over 20 websites on the same server, and this blog stayed silent and mostly offline for the past three weeks as it […]

Even Raw Foodies Get Sick

I’ve been traveling a lot lately. In the past month I’ve traveled to Connecticut, Wisconsin and Minnesota, on eight airplanes with layovers in New Jersey, Washington DC, Chicago, and another city I can’t remember through the congestion in my brain. I slept in three different hotels, a friend’s house, on several planes, and frozen in airports […]

[Recipe] Chocolate Peanut Butter Parfait… ohhhh sooooo gooood!!!

Make this “treat” and I promise you won’t want to eat dessert out ever again! It’s so easy to make and a little bit satisfies the sweet tooth. Best of all, it’s good for you, too, so you can eat this parfait for lunch! (Or dinner… hmm…) [Props to my raw food coach Natalie for […]

Sneak peek at the next UnCookbook!

We’re getting oh-so-close to finishing the next Easy & Raw UnCookbook… only 9 recipes away and the publisher can get it formatted for Kindle! Get ready to celebrate spring and the arrival of warm summer days with 30 tantalizing recipes featuring one of my favorite berries: the brilliant strawberry. Here’s a sneak peek at four recipes […]

Eating Organic and Raw is Expensive!!!

I attend a local once-a-month raw food UnCooking class and hear this from at least one person each time I’m there. Having thought the same thing when I first started eating more raw foods in late 2012, I started paying attention to my grocery bill… Here are the facts: Meat is expensive. Organic food is […]

[Recipe] Sweet & Tangy Strawberry Fruit Sauce

This topping oozes with strawberry goodness and is oh-so easy to make! Four simple ingredients and a blender and you’ve got yourself a fabulous dessert topping. Throw in some poppy seeds and enjoy it as a salad dressing! Equipment: Blender Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups fresh strawberries, stemmed and cut in half (or quarters if they’re […]

It’s strawberry season!

The strawberries are just now coming out! Yay! To celebrate I went to a local farm and bought a gallon of berries. I spent all day Saturday playing with them in my kitchen and trying out new allergen-free recipes for a new UnCookbook. The picture showcases some of my creations and experiments. Top left: Strawberry […]

My “non”-cookbook is FREE this weekend!

Today, tomorrow and Sunday (April 26, 27 and 28) you can get my eBook, Easy & Raw: 30 Gluten-Free Raw Snacks to Tempt Your Taste Buds absolutely FREE! About the book: It’s becoming apparent that raw foods are the healthiest form of food for our bodies. However, the raw food diet can consist of foods many […]

My “skinny” jeans are getting too big!

Today I put on my “skinny” jeans just for grins. These are size 10, though they fit more like a size 8. Last time I put them on (about a month ago), they fit perfect. Now the back of them is sticking out! I’m so freaking excited. While this hasn’t been too hard to do, […]

[Recipe] Basic Raw Chocolate

Basic Raw Chocolate This simple, melt-in-your-mouth recipe will quickly become your favorite. When you’re feeling the chocolate craving urge attack, whip up a batch of this and enjoy. And don’t worry, I won’t tell anyone if you choose to simply eat it right out of the bowl. Ingredients: 1/2 cup raw cacao powder 1/4 cup […]