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Winter Spiced Dark Chocolate Bark with Smoked Sea Salt

Winter Spiced Dark Chocolate Bark with Smoked Sea Salt

For those of you that follow me on social media, you likely see that I spend a fair amount of time at the Terranea Resort here in the LA area. (Full disclosure, I was selected as one of 5 influencers to be a 2016 Terranea Resort Social Media Ambassador, but my love for this place runs […]

Dark Chocolate Nut Butter Cups

Dark Chocolate Nut Butter Cups

With Halloween approaching and the rest of the holidays not far behind, sweets and treats are going to be just about everywhere, tempting us at every turn. While I don’t see anything wrong with the occasional indulgence, I still also maintain my concerns about the quality of ingredients in most treats. From loads of refined […]

How-to Make Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

How-to Make Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice

It’s pumpkin spice season and before we dive head first into all the fall baking and making, let’s get down to the basics. Homemade pumpkin pie spice takes but 5 minutes to make and while buying a pre-made blend is just as time effective, I often find the pre-made blends aren’t made to my liking. It’s […]

How-to Make French Vanilla Coffee Creamer (Dairy and Non-Dairy)

How-to Make French Vanilla Coffee Creamer (Dairy and Non-Dairy)

Since I have begun seeing clients as a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner, I am so grateful for my longstanding experiences with and my love for food. I am constantly asked the question “If I shouldn’t eat this, then what can I have, instead?”. I love having answers to this question. I firmly believe that changing diet […]