Clean eating recipes like this luscious pea and asparagus soup bring me to a topic that I find taboo in conservative Christianity but it’s an important one: menstrual cycles and reproductive health. I used to hate the way I acted on my period. The mood swings, the clumsiness and the unexplained eating habits. And in… Continue reading pea and asparagus soup
Being a vegan, it can be difficult to find or to bake tasty dessert options. While I am eternally grateful that Vegan Treats bakery of Bethlehem, PA set up shop, I am a little over hour away from Bethlehem and cannot always get my fix. The cupcakes, donuts, pies and cookies are vegan mecca. When… Continue reading the cinnamon roll that will get everyone talking at coffee hour.
Is there ever enough of hours a day to truly do what you what you want? Because what I really wanted was to experiment with the perfect vegan broccoli and “cheese” recipe with homemade croutons in a bread bowl. I’d easily need an hour and a half of prep time but see, as embarassing as… Continue reading broccoli and “please” soup.
Race for the Refugees! In light of our refugee crisis, I know many of my family and friends have felt powerless. This in part motivated me to raise monies through the IOCC (International Orthodox Christian Charities) which funds disaster relief and humanitarian efforts for the refugees in a fundraising race this year on behalf of… Continue reading Fundraising Goal
In the spirit of Forgiveness Sunday and with the start of Great Lent upon us, the mere thoughts of chocolate pudding seem counteractive to resolving guilt, regret and shame that tends to follow after indulging into chocolate pudding. What if I told you…chocolate pudding can still taste great without the dairy, soy, gluten or..or…dare I… Continue reading chocolate pudding.
A comfort zone is a good thing but nothing rarely grow there. Plus, on a really deep down level, it gets kind of boring after awhile. I always thought of myself more open to different types of fruits especially compared to the Orthodox Gentleman’s simple taste palette but eggplant is not one of those fruits… Continue reading vegan eggplant parmigiana
I’m taking a slight break from sharing recipes to talk about a concern I have lately. Like most women between the ages of 19-35, we have a variety of social media accounts and it’s hard not to see a variety of posts flooding your feed at all hours of the day convincing you of how… Continue reading Woman to Woman: The Truth about Isagenix and Other MLMs that you should probably know.