Ditch the phone and get lost in the woods

For me, being out in the woods is a wonderful thing. Having experienced Australia, I came to realize how grateful I truly am for where I grew up. Surrounded by mountains, forestry, the four seasons, incredible lakes, hiking routes, ect. All within our backyards. I had originally booked a one way ticket to Aus thinking I'd…

Yum Salad

43 Degree Weather Salad to Cool DownSo YumIngredients:•handful of greens (I personally love rocket)•1/2 green apple, diced•spiralized zucchini•cabbage mix•Crumbled feta•Chickpeas, unsalted & rinsedEasy Peanut Dressing:•1/2 tbsp peanutbutter•1 1/2 tbsp apple cider vinegar •1 tsp honey

Healthy, Vegan, Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Healthy, vegan, gluten-free zucchini brownies. YUM. Ingredients: •1/4 cup maple syrup •2 tbsp cocoa •2 flax eggs •1/2 cup grated zucchini •handful of dates soaked in hot water prior (6-8 dates) •1 ripe banana •dash of sea salt •1 cup oat flour •1/2 cup plant milk •1/2 cup almond flour •1 tsp baking soda •1/2…

Vegan, Healthy Summer Peach Cobbler

  I know, I know. Looks like fricken tyrannosaurus rex regurgitated this mornings breakfast. BUT-- before making any quick judgements....please try baking this first. It's so incredibly tasty and so simple! I'll make this intro short n' sweet so you can get bakin'. •vegan•low sugar•healthy•delish• Ingredients: •as many peaches as you would like to fill…

Healthy Cookie Dough Cookies. to. die. for.

So sometimes I make cookies just to eat the dough. I have always, always, always loved dough of any treat. The sweetness and smooth consistency makes me eat half the batter 😛 So, I created this concoction (accidentally) that resembles cookie dough. Soft & chewy healthy cookies! Sugar-free too if you replace the choco chips…

Dye-Free Pink Valentines Day Treats. vegan, healthy, simple.

I had a beet in a my fridge and remembered it was time for Valentine treats the following day. So, what a perfect alternative to use for red dye. Beet! Did you know red food dye stays in your body for nearly 20 years? Yep. No thank you. I'll take a beet any day! And…

My Book Wish List. Reading is Cool.

Reading. Ever since I was a wee little girl my mom always encouraged me to read. "Mooooom, I'm bored." she would reply with a big "well...go read a book!". I had convinced myself reading was so boring and I did not want to stare at a bunch of words on a piece of paper. Then as…

My Skin Care Regimen & mini product reviews

I am a sucker for skin products but I'm also cheap as ever. So, lately I have been doing this inexpensive but effective skin care regime and it has been working very well for me. I really don't want to have wrinkly skin when I'm older so I am preventing it the best I can…