Diet Recipes

Beyond the Kitchen

Life Lately: I have been traveling SO MUCH lately. I’ve missed you all! So, let’s catch up on recent travels real quick!  A few weeks ago I was in Atlanta visiting friends and attending a Beautycounter event! I met these inspiring ladies that I am so proud to call co-workers and friends! Then I was […]

Quinoa Recipes

Butternut Apple Cranberry Sandwich

This sandwich is, quite simply, fall between bread. It’s stacked with roasted planks of butternut squash, a layer of thinly sliced apple, white cheddar cheese, rosemary, cranberries, arugula, and red cabbage that I quickly marinated in a little apple cider vinegar. It’s like one of those next-day leftover Thanksgiving sandwiches… that is, if you had […]

Quinoa Recipes

Crock Pot Hot Chocolate

This easy Dairy Free Crock Pot Hot Chocolate is the best hot cocoa you have ever had! It is so simple to make and perfect for parties. Gluten Free, Dairy Free, and Vegan, this Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate is a crowd pleaser! A special thanks to Divine Chocolate for sending me chocolate as part of […]

Healthy Recipes

Zucchini Bread Oatmeal

Would you believe me if I told you that, before today’s post, I had two other recipes written, photographed, and ready to share…only to scrap them at the last minute?! I think I was cursed these past couple weeks because I just couldn’t develop a recipe that I could 100% get behind. I have to […]

Diet Recipes

Instant Pot Beef Short Ribs

These melt-in-your-mouth Instant Pot Beef Short Ribs are SO delicious and SO impressive but are SO easy to put together! And thanks to the Instant Pot, the braising time is slashed without sacrificing any of the flavor. This decadent dinner is naturally Paleo and Keto and Whole30 friendly and when paired with a side of […]

Quinoa Recipes

Vegan Gingerbread Pear Bundt Cake

I wanted to create a cake that embraced the season and its rich flavors. Bold gingerbread, sweet pears, a little caramel sauce swizzled over the top to bring it all together. Something that would work well as a mid-morning snack cake alongside a perfectly brewed cup of coffee, but would also be well-received by all as […]