Enjoy Those In-Season Figs Now With This Homemade Fig Preserves Recipe

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Figs are in season! Figs are in season! And today Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet, is giving us the deets on this healthy fruit along with a fig preserves recipe that you can make at home!  Figs …
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Cut the Salt and Boost Flavor Naturally With Lemons (Plus, a Dairy-Free Ice Cream Recipe!)

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The following post is sponsored by Sunkist. For our sponsored post policy, click here. If you can say one thing about the Americans and our food, it's that we like our salt. Although the Dietary Guidelines for Healthy Americans recommends an …
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Watermelon Rind Pickles Recipe

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Last March, I proudly updated my list of previously hated foods to include the pickle --- specifically the watermelon rind pickle. A far cry from their salty and sour counterparts, these pickle are cinnamon-y and sweet. Enjoy them straight from …
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A Town for Gluten-Free Foodies: Seattle (Part Two!)

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Yep. I'm still thinking and dreaming of Seattle. When it comes to good places to eat gluten-free, it's just top notch. Seriously. I mean, I found all of these great places the first full day we were there, but the second day was pretty epic. In fact, …
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Zucchini Noodles and Grilled Shrimp with Lemon Basil Dressing

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Zucchini Noodles --- also known as "zoodles" --- are all the rage right now. An easy way to get more veggies in your eats, they're also gluten-free, filling and full of vitamins, minerals, fiber and just plain deliciousness. And when chef, cookbook …
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4 Awesome New Ways to Eat Quinoa

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 Quinoa is, like, sooo 2013. I mean, if you're into healthy food, quinoa is no new thing. It's, like, been there, done that. If the above sounds like you (maybe minus the Valley Girl-esque tone), have no fear! Your quinoa boredom is about to be …
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Sweet Craving? Five-Ingredient Paleo Fudge to the Rescue!

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After every meal, I need something sweet, and I mean need. Otherwise, I spend the rest of the day or night thinking about cheesecake and cookies (literally). I'm talking breakfast, lunch and dinner. It's a horrible habit I've been trying to break, …
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Radish and Nectarine Salsa: It’s … Well, Rad!

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The first time my new boyfriend, Neil, stayed over at my apartment, he was bothered by the contents of my refrigerator --- or the lack thereof. "Where's the food?" "Yeah, sorry about that. I need to go grocery shopping in the morning." "I'll …
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