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What to Cook This June


We’re getting a jump start on June recipes today! After weeks of gray, cloudy days, I’m looking forward to a very green and sunny June. Blueberries, cherries and strawberries are finally coming back in season, so I’ll be celebrating with some sweet treats next month. Continue Reading »

Tex-Mex Breakfast Bowls


I’ve been on a nutrition research kick lately. In my “free” time, I’ve been researching diets for cancer prevention, hormonal imbalances, adrenal support, and so on. You really don’t want to see how many tabs this girl can open when she’s on the hunt for valid resources. They would make you dizzy. Continue Reading »

Heather’s Zucchini Noodles with Basil-Pumpkin Seed Pesto

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My head is spinning after a weekend away at a food conference and a late arrival home last night. Food is one of my favorite subjects, so I’m feeling inspired after discussions about nutrition, and the latest trends and innovations. Fellow food nerds, definitely check out The Food Lab next year, especially if you live in the NYC area. Continue Reading »

Vegan BLT Sandwich


One of my friends swears she’s happier when it’s cloudy and gray outside, but I couldn’t be more the opposite. June has brought longer days and an abundance of sunshine. I feel so energized by all the light that I have to remind myself to pause and soak up the summer vibes. Cookie is pretty jazzed, too, since it means that we can go for a quick walk at 9 pm and watch fireflies blink along our path. Continue Reading »

Healthy Zucchini Bread


Cookie is wild for zucchini. Also cauliflower, broccoli, kale, and cabbage. You could say that my pup has a healthy appetite. This morning, I left a slice of zucchini bread on my desk where I thought she couldn’t reach. Then I heard some scuffling, followed by some gobbling. She swiped that slice of bread and ate half before I could grab it. This dog is my soulmate, I tell you. I captured it on video for Snapchat (we’re cookieandkate), but you can also see it on YouTube, if you’re not on the Snap. Continue Reading »