Blackened Salmon Tacos with Forbidden Rice & Mango Guacamole

Taco Tuesday is here. And you’ll be glad for a million reasons. One of them being these beautiful & easy salmon tacos! ...more

Weekend Favorites: 3.25.16

Hello from the beautiful Rancho La Puerto in Tecate, Mexico! I’ve been here since Wednesday checking out the extraordinary ranch, spa, group fitness, hiking and cooking classes and pretty much never want to leave. The warm sunshine and unplugging from the internet has been much needed ....more

Lemon Blueberry Pistachio Cupcakes (vegan + gluten free!)

Remember the ever-popular Sprinkles cupcake era of 2010; when Cupcake Wars was the best show on TV and gourmet cupcake shops were popping up at every corner? Cupcakes were adored by the little ones for birthday parties but also by the Grandmothers who...more

13 of the Best Dark Chocolate Bars + the health benefits of chocolate

Here’s the deal: I have a major obsession with dark chocolate, not only because it’s delicious and wildly addicting, but also because...more

Sweet & Spicy Quinoa Beet Burgers with Mango & Sprouts

I’ve been wanting to make beet burgers ever since my Mom introduced me to them a few years back. Whole Foods used to make this fantastic version full of crunchy walnuts, beets and so much flavor;...more

Weekend Favorites: 3.18.16

It’s 2016, yet I keep writing 2015....more

Roasted Sweet Potato & Black Bean Salad with Fresh Pineapple Corn Salsa

My mom filled my Easter basket to the brim with treats until I was in high school. Suddenly when I was 16, she decided that I no longer qualified to receive Easter goodies from this so called bunny. At first I thought she was kidding! ...more

Interview: Elizabeth Dehn of Beauty Bets + her best beauty recommendations!

I first met Elizabeth back when I was interning for a magazine in Minneapolis. She was the former beauty editor who had recently started her own blog Beauty Bets. I was intrigued, fascinated and admired Elizabeth (especially for all of our amazing beauty tricks.) Fast forward four years later and I found myself calling Elizabeth [...] The post Interview: Elizabeth Dehn of Beauty Bets + her best beauty recommendations! ...more

5-Ingredient Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Skillet + video!

If you lived with me, you’d know that I almost always have to end each meal (or the night) with a little something sweet. I have a feeling that we’re very similar in our fondness for better-for-you...more