Month: August 2019

Salads, Sides, Whole Plant-Based Recipes

Summer Black Bean and Quinoa Salad

Let’s talk a little about quinoa because it is SO delicious and SO healthy! Did you know that quinoa does not actually fall under the ‘grain’ category and it is actually a ‘seed’. This is one of the reasons why it’s accepted as part of most dietary regimes. (Not that there is anything wrong whatsoever […]

Beverage, Snacks

Dark Chocolate Smoothie

What if I told you that chocolate was the healthiest food in the world? Would you believe me? Because it’s true. It has iron, magnesium, copper, a ton of antioxidants, and even fiber. BUT… when I say chocolate I mean real, unprocessed, raw cacao. SAD (Standard American Diet) chocolate like what you would find in […]