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3-Ingredient Creamy Fruit Dip

This creamy fruit dip only requires three ingredients, and takes less than 5 minutes to make. As a Los Angeles native, my friends and I go to the outdoor movies quite a bit, and we all [...]

Mango Sticky Rice

For years, I was so excited to go out for Thai food because Thai restaurants were the only place I could order mango sticky rice for dessert. For some reason, it never occurred to me to make [...]

Fireball Apple Cider

Being born and raised in Boston, I hated the winters growing up. But ever since moving to California, I find myself more and more missing something I never thought I'd miss... snow! Every year, I [...]

German Chocolate Brownies

Ever since I discovered that you can substitute sugar with dates in virtually any dessert recipe, I can't stop thinking of new desserts I want to make. German chocolate cake was my favorite as a [...]

Cranberry Mulled Wine Cider

My Fireball Apple Cider recipe has been extremely popular on Pinterest lately, and I can only assume it's because it's the perfect drink to warm you up during the holiday season. But now that cranberries are in [...]

Healthy Homemade Granola

I just made my first batch of homemade granola yesterday, and it is SO easy to make! Granola is something that I always want to buy in stores, but it's hard to find a brand that [...]

Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Toast

Ever since my trip to London this summer, I've been on an heirloom tomato kick. London has an abundance of great restaurants, all which seemed to offer heirloom mozzarella and heirloom tomato toasts. All I could think of [...]

Pear Walnut Salad with Honey Lemon Dressing

If you haven't noticed, I have a thing for salads with nuts and fruit. Plain ole veggies just don't do it for me anymore. The saltiness of the nuts and crumbled cheese combined with the [...]

Strawberry Mango Popsicles

The cool thing about eating clean and maintaining a healthy diet is that you rarely get sick. I've read all sorts of books and articles about the power of diet, and I wholeheartedly agree. I [...]

Butternut Squash Soup

Did you know that butternut squash is technically a fruit? So are avocados, cucumbers and tomatoes. Crazy right? Not surprising though, since I love pretty much all fruit. Squash included. I'll eat anything with butternut squash [...]

Grilled Veggie Sandwich

One of the reasons I started this blog was because I wanted to turn your average everyday recipes into healthier versions. I do believe that we can continue to eat the things we love and stay [...]

Frozen Orange Creamsicle Cocktail

I just got back from my annual trip to Cape Cod. Every summer I rent a cottage on a lake and invite my friends and family over for a cookout, and I always pick one cocktail recipe [...]

Toasted Coconut Ice Cream

I am a coconut addict. Which is great when it comes to clean eating because you can use coconut milk and coconut oil for SO MANY THINGS. Including this delicious coconut ice cream recipe! For my [...]

White Peach Sangria Spritzers

I've had a lot of fun experimenting with summer cocktails these past few weeks. My favorites were the frozen orange creamsicles and pineapple coolers, but they also take a bit of effort since they require [...]

Coconut Chia Pudding with Chocolate & Pomegranate

Believe it or not, this was my first time eating pomegranate seeds. When I first tried them, I didn’t like them by themselves, but I loved them combined with this pudding. This coconut chia pudding [...]