RECIPE: The Juiciest Juice!

Part of my intention for the New Year of 2016 was to do a cleanse. Every so often (at least twice a year), I’ll do a restrictive diet that includes dropping all alcohol, caffeine, meat, and severely reducing sugar and salt intake. I already eat pretty healthily in terms of whole foods, so eliminating processed…

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Going LOCO for LOCRO!

I’m still in South America, and you know what that means? MORE INSANELY DELICIOUS RECIPES from my partner’s homeland! The first time I heard about locro, I was in Mendoza visiting my partner’s best friend and his family. I misheard the name as ‘loco’, which means ‘crazy’ in Spanish. And after trying locro, I indeed have…

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RECIPE: Chickpea Cilantro Lime Salad

This is one of my favorite salads IN THE WORLD. It’s fresh, it’s quick, and it’s extremely tasty. When I eat it, I feel like the most successful vegan in the world, even though I’m not vegan. Still, if a salad can make you feel that triumphant, eating is doing something right. Combining chickpeas, cilantro, lime and…

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RECIPE: Vanilla Mango Express

All aboard the TASTY TRAIN! Yeah, that’s right, I’m running with the train theme. I hope you bought your tickets in advance, and checked your FORMER BREAKFAST at the gate. Because it’s time to hop on board — the Vanilla Mango Express is heading straight for your MOUTH! BAM! Okay, all tackiness aside, let’s get to the recipe…

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RECIPE: StrawMango Banana Blast!

This week, we’re looking at one of my FAVORITE SMOOTHIES IN THE WORLD. It’s a strawberry-banana-mango blend, simple and super nutritious. For those of you that don’t make smoothies often, or have never handled a mango before, I have some specific tips below. WHAT YOU’LL NEED: 2 Bananas A good handful of strawberries (depending on…

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