Cherry Cacao Chip Smoothie

Hello there everyone!! It’s been some time since I’ve posted. How’s everyone doing? It’s so nice to see bits of Spring emerge, from the buds on the trees, to the flowers beginning to emerge from the ground from their happy winter slumber. I’ve particularly enjoyed the warmer weather and seeing green and pastel colors, as…

Winter Splendor

So, here we are. February. Six more weeks of Winter, according to Punxatawnee Phil. I’m cool with that! (No pun intended). It’s quite cold here in New England, but ever so pretty to look out my windows and see the beauty of Mother Nature during the season! I embrace every season, but what I love…

Chocolate Caramel Chip Loaf Cake

On this rainy late October day, I was looking out my window at the peaceful rain falling, while sipping my tea with almond milk caramel creamer & was thinking, “I feel like baking today”! It’s that kind of a mood for me today. I was craving a chocolate bread and I happened to have Lily’s…

Fresh Salsa

Ingredients: 5-6 fresh tomatoes, mix of beefsteak & Heirloom variety 2 peppers, 1 green bell & cubanelle 2 large cloves of garlic 1 large red onion Juice from 1 small lime 1 TBSPN sugar 1/4 tsp ground cumin 1/2 tsp chili powder 1 tsp Maldon’s sea salt Ground black pepper, to taste 1/4 tsp ground…

4 Ingredient Cookies

I’ve been trying to cut back on sugar & wanted a snack to go with my tea at my afternoon tea time. I needed something not too heavy & not sugary or unhealthy. So I decided on this vegan, gluten free, simple snack. This recipe was delightful with a lovely tea. It doesn’t make a…

Blueberry Banana bread

Hello again! It’s been awhile since I’ve written a post as the summer has been a busy time finishing up my cookbook. I’m looking forward to presenting it soon & thought I’d take a break to post this delicious recipe that I made this morning. The house is smelling so good right now of homemade…

Donut – Style Muffins with Nut & Cinnamon Topping

This Tuesday morning, it was a Beautiful Sunshiny day & I was feeling the need to make some delicious muffins to have with my tea while gazing out the window, listening to the birds chirping and hearing our pond’s waterfall in the background. I decided upon these simple, yet delicious muffins, served with some fruit…

Vegan Gluten Free Churro Bites

Happy belated Cinco de Mayo!! Hope you were able to celebrate in some way yesterday with all of the delicious recipes there are to make & eat!! Here is one I thought I’d give a try yesterday & we all loved it!! Hope you enjoy these too! Ingredients: 1 1/4 cups blanched almond flour 1/2…

Butterscotch Brownies

These yummy brownies were a delicious treat this afternoon with some tea. They have a butterscotch-y flavor and hit the spot. Hope you enjoy them! 1/4 melted unsalted butter 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 cup gluten free all purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt…

Morning Thoughts

Relaxing Detox Bath Recipe for Inner Peace and Relaxation (to follow)… In the stillness of the morning, I hear distant chirps from the birds and silence before the world awakes. I am at peace. I do my morning stretches and think of what my day will bring. I ask myself and the Universe, “How can…