Posts tagged gluten-free
Chow Fun Noodles with Baked Sriracha Tofu {Vegan Recipe}

The other night I made a noodle dish and with my own flair it came out as sort of a Thai style "Chow Fun" noodle dish. I used flat Pad Thai-like brown rice noodles, adding carrots, minced garlic, ginger and scallions, served with baked sriracha tofu, toasted sesame seeds, sliced cucumbers and a squeeze of lime. Yes, I went a little wild with ingredients.

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Chomp Eatery Takes a Juicy Bite Into Healthy Eats

Cold-pressed juice has become a thing in Los Angeles, with many juice shops offering a variety of fresh juice cleanses, yet most of them stop the blender right there. Not so with Chomp Eatery and Juice Station. This local spot in Santa Monica offers healthy food and a plateful of options in addition to vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free fare. 

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Cherries

The bounty of summertime inspires me to make something sweet out of juicy cherries. Of course, there's always a good cherry pie to be made. But just as simple, clafoutis, a rustic French baked fruit recipe, is delightful when you've got bowlfuls of cherries plus guests and/or family to please after a weekend dinner. Cherry Clafoutis. It sounds fancy, but do not be in the least bit concerned if you can't make a dessert. This is so easy. 

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Quinoa + Veggie Salad: Healthy Eating Made To Go

When I'm hungry and want a quick bite, I take a look in the fridge and pantry to see what I can put together quickly. Easily done when at home, but most of the time I'm driving around the city, finding the quickest shortcut to avoid traffic while running errands, fitting in a workout in the gym, picking up kids from school. Oh, and that day job. Somewhere in the day I do have to work too. 

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Best Beauty Food Smoothie Ever

Aphrodisiacs are superfoods for our soul. We want to feel good by what we put into our bodies, but in the pursuit to eat healthy we sometimes forget to slow down and experience the pleasure of food. An aphrodisiac beauty smoothie is full of antioxidants, skin-plumping good fats and nutrients to add to our daily glow. 

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Spice Up Your Valentine's Menu

Aphrodisiacs are simply foods, herbs and spices thought to inspire desire. As Valentine’s Day reminds us of some of our favorite aphrodisiacs, we think of the typical temptations: oysters, champagne, caviar, chocolate, figs and lobster. But I like to discover new ways to tempt my love's tastebuds.

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Raw Vegan Gluten-Free and Satisfying. Really? Peek Inside My Test Kitchen

Hello gorgeous! Hey there handsome. Are you wondering how a recipe can be raw, vegan, gluten-free and satisfying? Me too. I'm not on a strict diet or following any rules in my kitchen, but most of my closest friends and family are. I want them to be satisfied with what I make them. Oh, I've gone on my own tangents in cooking, un-cooking, and eliminated the naughty foods. You know the ones. In fact, I'm all for being naughty so I know temptation well. And I'm so good at it. So let me tempt you with this teaser of a blog post about the recipe I'm creating.

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