As a new mom I had trouble eating well while surviving on 2 hours of sleep and nursing twins every hour and a half. (Don’t worry, that schedule only lasted 4 months. They are 7 months old now. I sleep 8 hours a night and only nurse them every 2-3 hours during the day.) But,[…]
Found this great infographic on healthy baking substitutes from Greatist on Pinterest this morning and had to share! My favorite healthy substitutes are: Flours – quinoa flour, almond flour, oat flour (just throw the grains in your coffee grinder!) Sweeteners – molasses, honey, mashed bananas Fats – Greek yogurt, mashed bananas What are your favorite[…]
What I DISHED up this year. Skinny Super Bowl Dip 101 Juice Larabars DIGGING up in the garden Homegrown eggs Baby watermelons What drove us this year to be FIT! SUP around the world Beach workout, Oahu Horseback riding, Chile Yoga, Belize Inspiration Biking, Copenhagen Yoga, Lake Tahoe 2013 Destinations Costa Rica Patagonia, Chile Lago[…]
I’ve been living in the kitchen lately! The amount of ripe tomatoes our garden produces each week is overwhelming. On the weekends you will find me canning, roasting, salsa-ing, or sauce-ing tomatoes nonstop. Last night we hosted a dinner party and invited all the guests back over for tomorrow night! Don’t get me wrong, I[…]
While driving home from Ventura this weekend TDH and I stopped along the 101 to pick up veggies and fruit for the week. We spent a few dollars on cucumbers, apples and delicious strawberries. The kale is from our backyard (garden update coming soon). We use a Breville Compact Juice Fountain, it’s held up for[…]
Spotted this on Facebook and had to share. Taken somewhere in Ontario.
A friend from college brought a batch of delicious lemon bars to our sunset picnic last month. I immediately asked for the recipe because they are one of TDH’s favorite desserts. I swapped out the butter for coconut oil and Earth Balance and replaced white flour with fresh quinoa flour and walnuts I grinded up[…]
Get whisked away this week with a gorgeous video from the husband and wife team behind Tiger in a Jar.
Lagkagehuset Bakery, Copenhagen, Denmark I admit, I love sweets. In high school I thought a package of gummi bears was a meal. My grandma’s nickname is Sugar, I’ve never heard my dad call her anything else. Can a sweet tooth be hereditary? When my sister and I visited Copenhagen earlier this year we were told[…]