Easy Buckwheat Porridge (Raw or Cooked)

If you follow me on Instagram, you know I post a lot of smoothie pictures, but I do get sick of smoothies. Sometimes I want something warm or thicker and more hardy then a smoothie. I don't tolerate a whole lot of classic breakfast foods and I'm still not a fan of salad before noon.… Continue reading Easy Buckwheat Porridge (Raw or Cooked)


Kale and Persimmon Salad

As I mentioned in my previous post, part of our Thanksgiving meal was a big kale and persimmon salad. It's easy and delicious, utilizing what has fast become my favorite fruit of the season. Did you know I had never had a persimmon before last Thanksgiving?! That's right, my first persimmon was a year ago.… Continue reading Kale and Persimmon Salad


From Paleo to Plant-Based: Why I Returned to a “Vegan” lifestyle

So let me preface this post with a couple of things: 1) "Vegan" is in quotes in my title because I am NOT vegan but I am plant-based. I just didn't want to reuse the word plant-based in the title two times :). I'm not vegan because I do eat small amounts of raw, local,… Continue reading From Paleo to Plant-Based: Why I Returned to a “Vegan” lifestyle


Homemade Vanilla Cinnamon Cashew Milk

I know there are a lot of cashew milk recipes out there but there isn't one on my blog :). I recently posted the picture below on my Instagram "> and had some feedback for the recipe. So, I decided to post the recipe on my blog as easy access for you all. I've recently… Continue reading Homemade Vanilla Cinnamon Cashew Milk


Jicama Fotato Salad (Raw, Paleo)

When I was in Santa Fe I had this amazing jicama fake potato salad at one of the raw food bars we went to. I wanted to re-create it but not exactly. I'm NOT a mayo fan plus I'm not doing eggs right now so I wanted to make a different type of "sauce" per-se… Continue reading Jicama Fotato Salad (Raw, Paleo)


But The Food…

I survived a mini-vacation! My family and I went on a long weekend vacation to Santa Fe, New Mexico. My parents are moving there this summer and I had never been. I wanted to see where I would be spending the next year of my life after I graduate plus see some of the houses… Continue reading But The Food…

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Lyme update + Raw Vegan Sushi with Sprouted Buckwheat Spread

Lyme update is up first so skip over this next part if all you care about is food. The past few weeks... okay months... have been hard. Really hard. Lyme wise. I feel like I've slowly been headed downhill. Despite learning all these things that may be affecting treatment and my health (mold, heavy metals,… Continue reading Lyme update + Raw Vegan Sushi with Sprouted Buckwheat Spread

health, Recipes

Protein-Packed Cauliflower “Hummus” (Raw and Paleo)

BAM! This stuff is D-LICIOUS! So addicting. I'm a weirdo paleo-raw kid and I hate beans so I'm not a fan of regular hummus but it's kind of a staple in the raw diet... I mean because it's easy and it's protein and you can dip veggies in it and you can top a salad… Continue reading Protein-Packed Cauliflower “Hummus” (Raw and Paleo)


MIA much?

So, it's been awhile. As you all are fully aware.Lyme + IV + school= NO time (actually it equals exhaustion and no energy to blog),Anyway, I'm here to provide an update on my life! I finally finished finals so I am done with school the semester. I am so excited to be heading home for… Continue reading MIA much?