Lemon Cashew Ancient Grain Granola

I recently picked up the Grain Power cookbook written by Patricia Green and Carolyn Hemming. It’s a great “everything you need to know” resource about ancient grains/seeds. Grain Power is definitely helpful for the ancient grain beginner, like me, because it describes each grain in detail, provides recommended ways to cook each grain, and of…

Coffee and Coconut Sugar Body Scrub

This morning’s coffee grounds are now the star ingredient in tonight’s body scrub. To me, a good body scrub is a beauty necessity…it’s a must, and considering how easy it is to DIY your own version, there’s really no excuse not to always have a good body scrub on hand. This one features coconut sugar,…

Kale Salad Bowl with Avocado-Lime Cream

This is not a nosh. This is not a side dish. This is not a cute, little light salad. This is a meal. One of the things that I love about a Salad Bowl is that you can throw in your leftover rice (or another grain) from last night’s dinner…and whatever fruits, vegetables, and legumes…