Fabletics: Fitness Apparel + Peachy Summer Recipes

Fabletics: Fitness Apparel + Peachy Summer Recipes

Nothing says summer more than brightly colored hues and juicy, sweet ingredients. I pulled together this quick make-ahead hors d'oeuvre after an inspiring trip to the farmer's market. Local peaches combined with ripe tomatoes and fresh corn kernels simply marinated in good balsamic, herbs and spices, this dish comes together beautifully with little effort and [...]

DEFINE foods: Veggie Crunch Wrap

DEFINE foods: Veggie Crunch Wrap

Simple, fresh, and healthy, this is the perfect summer go-to for you and your family. Filling with a balanced list of wholesome ingredients, and light enough to not slow you down, this is the way to get in your daily required nutrients all in one bite.  Feel good about serving this frequently, improvising by substituting [...]

Lemon Olive Oil Cake with Strawberries & Cream

Lemon Olive Oil Cake with Strawberries & Cream

A great light cake to feel good about eating. This is a fresh take on a previous winter version of this recipe. Serve with sliced strawberries or other in-season fruit of your choice. There are a few components to build your plate and serve, but the cake itself comes together in 45 minutes and also [...]

DEFINE foods: Farro Salad w Roasted Grapes & Pomegranate

DEFINE foods: Farro Salad w Roasted Grapes & Pomegranate

Just in time for the Holidays! This is a wonderful side dish for your festive table.  Farro is an ancient strain of hard wheat, but a plant and grain all its own. A grain of farro looks and tastes somewhat like a lighter brown rice and is often confused with spelt. It has a complex, nutty [...]

Roasted Beet, Chickpea + Black Quinoa Salad

Roasted Beet, Chickpea + Black Quinoa Salad

Beets....LOADED with fiber, potassium, iron and folic acid. The pigment that gives beets their color (Betacyanin) is also a powerful antioxidant. I found this Chioggia type at the farmer's market last weekend, and I was immediately drawn to their color and red-and-white striped roots! This particular bunch is only now starting to show up on specialty grocery [...]

Chia Seed Pudding

Chia Seed Pudding

Cha-cha-cha-chia! Yep, chia seeds were around then too. And yes, it is the same seed that sprouted greens out of your chia pet. Chia seeds are nature's complete superfood and are finally gaining popularity, making appearances on our everyday kitchen shelves. They have more omega 3 and dietary fiber than any other food from nature. Vegan [...]

Chickpea Miso + Avocado Sprout Salad

Chickpea Miso + Avocado Sprout Salad

This has become a new go-to for me recently. I'll pull this together for a quick snack, or top over good multi-grain toast or brown rice cakes. I'll add this to bigger salads or play with different finishing oils, like chili oil or walnut oil, depending on my mood and how much depth of flavor [...]