Chocolate cashew cookies

Chocolate cashew cookies

These chocolate cashew cookies are like a chewy brownie and sugar cookie combined, rolled in chopped nuts. A fun chocolaty holiday treat that’s pretty healthy too! Heeeeey, December! Out of all the winter months you’re the only one I can actually tolerate and it’s solely because you’re filled with a good 25 days worth of…

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Apricot almond butter snack bites

Apricot almond butter snack bites

Ok, so, apparently my mind only works in terms of flavors and taste when thinking up recipe combinations because clearly after seeing these pictures, it definitely does not think in terms of appearance or photography. So I’ll just say I’m sorry up front for making you look at a post full of pictures that are…

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Grain Free Breakfast Bars

Grain free breakfast bars

These healthy grain free breakfast bars are made with nuts, seeds and fruit for filling on the go breakfast. If you’d have seen the ingredients sprawled out all over my kitchen counter top while making these, you would’ve thought I was about to fill a bird feeder, not feed a human. I’ve never understood the…

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Cashew quinoa granola

Cashew quinoa granola

Usually my weeks go something like this…I wake up, stumble downstairs in pajamas, head straight to the coffee machine, make breakfast, sit down at the computer and work for 2-3 hours before I decide that if I spend one more minute bra-less and in the clothes I woke up in, I’m a complete bum. So…

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Shaved carrot salad with roasted chili pepper dressing

Shaved carrot salad with roasted chili pepper dressing

I could literally feel the seasonal depression woes leaving my body with every minute past 6pm that it was light out yesterday. Walking on the bike trail without a jacket, cutting back hydrangea & rose bushes and seeing actual buds on the branches, and eating my first cherry dipped vanilla cone of the season might…

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