The Accidental Vegan, Gluten Free with Cacao Nibs Oatmeal Cookie

  I was recently asked to make oatmeal cookies for an upcoming camping trip. While I love to cook, I wasn’t excited to get going on this project as I am not a baker.  (My older sister has the corner on that one).  I’m also not an oatmeal cookie buff.  Now if I had been … Read more

Reset Your Post Holiday Body and Tastebuds

It was the day after Christmas and I started my day off with a cup of organic coffee with just a wee bit of whipping cream (which is usually not part of the equation but was left over from making creamed corn :-)) and a rice cake with almond butter.  Now, this usually hits the … Read more

Half Day Restorative Retreat-Friday, January 24th

Relax, Receive and Be Pampered Let yourself be pampered with gentle yoga with Susan Rubio and a restorative meal with me and Katherine Ware (aka the Soup Witch)Contact me @ 949-370-9843 Blue Heron Portal Studio, 3337 Laguna Canyon Rd. A., Laguna Beach, CA 92651To reserve your spot, please mail payment by January 17th to Susan Rubio, … Read more

Savory Gluten Free Quinoa Stuffing

  I experimented with having a gluten free Thanksgiving in 2013 and it turned out pretty darn good, if I do say so myself.  I’ve made a few minor adjustments to my gluten free pumpkin pie recipe since then but this quinoa stuffing was fabulous from the beginning. As I continue to cut gluten, corn and dairy … Read more

Easy Savory Gluten Free Chia Nut Bread

Savory Chia Nut Bread This hearty, savory, dense bread can almost be a meal in itself.  It takes 5 minutes to throw together and about 25 minutes to cook.  It’s a no brainer and packs a lot of fiber, good fat and protein as well as wonderful flavor. I hope you will try it!!! Ingredients: … Read more