Paleo Chocolate Peppermint Cups – 3 Ingredients, No Sugar

Paleo chocolate peppermint cups

I decided to do something crazy this holiday season: I gave up sugar for the whole month of December. Not just like, “sugar”, but everything that has sugar in it: fruit, grains, booze. Even syrup. I know, I’m nuts. But you know what? I feel 10x better. No fogginess, no sugar crashes, and no “omg why I did I eat that?!” regrets. I’ll share more soon about why I did this and what I’ve been…Continue Reading

Cauliflower Creamed Spinach

Last month I was on a 30-day no booze, sugar, dairy, wheat, or caffeine cleanse — great way to get out of going to a boring party, according to John Oliver by the way… Anyway, after a few weeks of eating vegetables, brown rice english muffins, and pretending that I liked my caffeine-free Vanilla-Cinnamon tea as much as I like hot chocolate? I had to get creative. So I found ways to make healthy things…Continue Reading

How to Cut Colorful Matchstick Carrots

Did you know that making your food look beautiful actually helps you digest it? The other night I taught a virtual cooking class with my friend Amanda (we don’t look like we should be allowed near sharp objects, do we?) and we talked about why it’s so important to make your dishes glamour shot-ready. You see, when you spot an appetizing meal, you begin to secrete more saliva — hence the term “mouth-wathering”. And in your…Continue Reading

Supercharged Avocado Toast Recipe

What do you do when you come home after a long weekend and you’re… too lazy to cook or shop? too impatient to order takeout? too worried that greasy takeout will make you feel gross and bloated? You make this Supercharged Avocado Toast, that’s what! I whip this up as a healthy meal/snack at least once a week when I really don’t feel like fussing over food. And if you loooove condiments? This sandwich will…Continue Reading