Food and Drink

What I Eat in a Day: Sharing is Caring

What I Eat in a Day: Sharing is Caring

I’m all about sharing! And I love that Vitacost shares so many great recipes from creative foodies and fellow health fanatics. When I found this breakfast quinoa recipe here, I had to try it out. So this week, I’ll take you through the st ...
Paleo Brownie Sundae

Paleo Brownie Sundae

This is the restaurant dessert that requires every ounce of willpower to avoid. You can practically feel the fat settling on your hips and thighs just looking at the menu’s foodporn-images (sigh). While brownie sundaes may not be the healthiest ...
Get in the Spirit with Spirulina

Get in the Spirit with Spirulina

Q: What is Spirulina? A: Spirulina is known throughout the health and wellness community as a green superfood, but why is it green? Spirulina is actually free-floating natural algae (cyanobacterium) and is most often found in small tropical lakes and ...
Belly Bulge Begone: 10 Foods to Fight the Fat

Belly Bulge Begone: 10 Foods to Fight the Fat

Do you own a pair of jeans that have an elastic waistband? I own two pairs, and love them for the way that they always fit. I also own, however, a pair of so-called “skinny jeans.” What they can offer: A wake-up call that it’s time ...
10 Great Daycare Lunches

10 Great Daycare Lunches

Daycare can be a great environment for children to learn, grow and play every day. But once your baby moves beyond expressed breast milk, formula and baby food, it’s not always the best place for them to eat. Many programs serve the usual processed m ...
Carrot Cake Pancakes

Carrot Cake Pancakes

I bet I can get you up and out of bed with three words: Carrot Cake Pancakes. The special-occasion-only dessert is rich, (almost overly) sweet and layered with calories galore. But because I love it so, I recreated the carrot cake by flipping it into ...
Chipotle & Quinoa Vegan Burger

Chipotle & Quinoa Vegan Burger

You’ll drive right past the drive-thru once you’ve tried this healthy vegan alternative to ordinary burgers. Made from a blend of cooked quinoa and black beans, it’s hearty enough to satisfy even the hungriest fast-food seekers, wit ...