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Vegan Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

It’s been a while since I last baked something from scratch and played around with a new recipe – this summer has been quite hot and turning on the oven just hasn’t seemed like the right move. But when both my mom and boyfriend came to me with bunches of overripe bananas this weekend asking… Read More Vegan Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

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Red White And Blue Wine Spritzer (+Giveaway!)

My ideal recipe for July 4th? How about a mixture of sun, sand and a veggie burger BBQ – surrounded by people I love. Okay, okay and maybe a perfectly themed cocktail or two, it’s a day of celebration after all! For the past few years I’ve spent the 4th down the shore with a… Read More Red White And Blue Wine Spritzer (+Giveaway!)

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This Healthy Gin & Tonic Combination Is A Must-Try This Summer

If Royal Wedding season hasn’t made you crave a gin and tonic and all things British this summer, you might want to reevaluate your social life priorities. All kidding aside, gin and tonics are simple yet tasteful drinks. They’re the healthy cocktail option that’s easy to make and refreshing to drink – no added sugars needed.… Read More This Healthy Gin & Tonic Combination Is A Must-Try This Summer

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Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Nest Cookies

These cookies bring the most delicious (and adorable) treats your Easter dessert table.… Read More Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Nest Cookies

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Emerald Gemini Smoothie

All astrological serendipity aside – this smoothie is just as delicious as it looks. … Read More Emerald Gemini Smoothie

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Black Bean Veggie Burgers

Since becoming a pescatarian, I’ve found that a lot of my meat replacements are processed and contain soy. I try not to eat a lot of processed food – besides an occasional cookie or two, I like to stick with a more natural diet of fruits and veggies – and soy has actually been linked… Read More Black Bean Veggie Burgers

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Winter Wonderland Cocktail

To get you through those cold winter nights, it can sometimes take a little bit more than a cup of hot cocoa. It doesn’t hurt to keep the holiday spirit going all season, and neither does adding this winter wonderland sparkling cocktail to your evening de-stressing routine. Both classy and delicious, drinking a little bubbly… Read More Winter Wonderland Cocktail

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Lucky Italian Struffoli (Honey Balls) Recipe

Each year families and friends partake in a wide variety of traditions to manifest good luck for the start of the new year ahead. Not unlike an athlete’s pregame ritual (speaking of which, get ready for my interview with New York Giant’s lineman, Justin Pugh!) these traditions are meant to manifest some good in the… Read More Lucky Italian Struffoli (Honey Balls) Recipe

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Vegan Jackfruit Stuffed Eggplant

With the holiday season comes the need for culinary inspiration that’s festive and delicious enough to impress your loved ones! In this vegan and gluten-free recipe, juicy jackfruit and flavorful veggies and spices come together to create the perfect healthy veggie stuffing. As long as you have the main ingredients, it’s really easy to adjust… Read More Vegan Jackfruit Stuffed Eggplant

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Healthy Coconut Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies (GF // V)

Over the next few weeks you’ll see an influx of gift guide recommendations and reviews from me, first-hand details from what I’ve seen at holiday previews held by awesome brands like Barnes & Noble and Staples, and delicious recipes (like this one!) that look good, taste good and are actually good for you! I posted… Read More Healthy Coconut Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies (GF // V)