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
PERFECT for Pancake Sunday… Throwing it back long ago, I had the toughest time trying to find a vegan pancake recipe that wouldn’t fall apart and was high in protein. I would normally come across these lovely recipes that yielded 6-8 teeny tiny pancakes. Um, I don’t know about you, but I preferred to have … More Dorm-Friendly Vegan and Gluten Free Protein Pancakes
Oh sweet potatoes. Probably my absolute true love in the form of food, and I’m dead serious when I say this. As of this month, not a day has gone by when I haven’t eaten at least one sweet potato, and I don’t think anything is going to change! Is there something that a sweet potato cannot … More The BEST Way to Bake Sweet Potatoes
Right as I’m typing up this post, there’s a beetle trying to fly right through my closed bedroom window. Is it trying to commit suicide or something? It reminds me of the childhood days where I’d get distracted while practicing for my piano lessons by watching birds knock their heads against the window glass, fall off … More Baingan Bharta (oil free + dairy free)
Last year in my Whole Foods haul I bought a couple of purple potatoes and had to try them right away. I don’t know, there’s something about potatoes that I can’t get enough of. While I avoid french fries as best as I can the craving just kicks in. Besides, the purple babies were calling my name. … More Purple Potato Fries–Two Ways
Good day, errbody! As I have said in my last post, I took on the challenge to eliminate all labeled or pre-packed foods for a week! Yesterday was as if I were preparing for Ramadan–I rid all of my favorite packaged treats–Trader Joe’s Chocolate Acai Powerberries, thinkthins and Enlightened Ice Cream coffee bars (but I’m sure my sister … More Full Rules and Day 1 of the “No Label” Challenge!