Restaurant Review: SunCafe Organic

Loyal long-time followers will know that Cafe Gratitude is my number one favorite restaurant of all time. It just has everything you would ever want: raw foods, salads, breakfast foods, pastries, smoothies, juices, desserts, pizza, Mexican-inspired food, pasta, Asian-based meals, sandwiches, sharing plates, burgers, soup, and adult beverages, all from healthy plant-based ingredients! What more … More Restaurant Review: SunCafe Organic

Blueberry Cinnamon Protein Pancakes (vegan + gluten free)

Brunch can actually be a major setup for debate. Some people are all about eggs and bacon, or for people like me, tofu scrambles and tempeh bacon. Then, you have the peeps that lean towards French toast. Others are all about Team Waffles. What about the individuals who love oatmeal and yogurt with granola? And … More Blueberry Cinnamon Protein Pancakes (vegan + gluten free)

Golden Milk (healthy, vegan, gluten free + anti-inflammatory)

Nature’s gold comes in three forms: turmeric, ginger, and peanut butter. All of them have a unique abundance of health benefits, but this year, turmeric has really taken the health and wellness trends by storm! Exhibit A: turmeric lattes, turmeric soups, turmeric skincare, turmeric smoothies, turmeric juices, turmeric chocolate, turmeric rice, turmeric pastries, turmeric lattes, and of … More Golden Milk (healthy, vegan, gluten free + anti-inflammatory)

Enlightened Broad Bean Crisps Review: Cocoa Dusted + Sweet Cinnamon

Cocoa flakes and cinnamon crisps don’t usually compliment protein and fiber. Or do they??? Starting around the earlier portion of my fitness journey, I began developing these attachments to certain foods that I just could not stop eating. Put me in front of a table with whole grain cereal, whole grain bread, grapes, granola, hummus, … More Enlightened Broad Bean Crisps Review: Cocoa Dusted + Sweet Cinnamon

A Brief Memoir + Thai-Style Tofu and Eggplant Stir-Fry (healthy, vegan and gluten free)

There is a first time for everything. Sadly, this first time that I’ll be addressing begins on a major downer. In general, I try to keep everything in my family life relatively private. As important as my family and my friends are to me, they’re not a part of my blog. On top of that, … More A Brief Memoir + Thai-Style Tofu and Eggplant Stir-Fry (healthy, vegan and gluten free)

Decadent Chocolate Smoothie Bowl (with a secret ingredient!)

As of now I tell myself it’s going to be scorching hot every single day. To be honest, that’s not always the case, but everything heats up and the sun generally comes out by 11 A.M. at least every other day. The weather is at a certain degree where it’s too hot to enjoy something … More Decadent Chocolate Smoothie Bowl (with a secret ingredient!)