Chocolate Macadamia Nut Truffles

June 25, 2014

One of my guilty pleasures is chocolate covered macadamia nuts. Whenever our family would go to Hawaii, we would literally bring back boxes of the stuff – and enjoy them for weeks after we got home. But the problem was, each tiny piece of chocolate was 50-80 calories (depending on the brand) — and it […]

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Sweet and Sour Tofu with Vegetables

April 16, 2014
VG sweet and sour vegetable tofu-14

Sweet and sour tofu loaded with veggies and a delicious sauce — what could be more satisfying? This recipe is a guest post from my friend (and name twin!) Anjali at Vegetarian Gastronomy. I met Anjali a little over a year ago – she’s a blogger who I instantly connected with, she’s also vegetarian and […]

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The Best Of The Picky Eater: My Top 10 Most Popular Recipes!

October 23, 2013

Hi Everyone! Today’s post is inspired by you In the survey I posted a few weeks ago, one of you had the awesome suggestion for me to do a “best of” post – featuring my most popular recipes! It’s been an amazing three years sharing my recipes with all of you, and it was super […]

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A Healthy Snack Bar Giveaway from LÄRABAR!!

October 7, 2013

Hi Everyone! Today I’m excited to announce a new giveaway from one of my favorite healthy snack bar companies: LÄRABAR! Their delicious snack bars are only 200 calories, have a mix of fiber and protein, and never have more than 9 ingredients. They only use a delicious blend of unsweetened fruits, nuts and spices in their […]

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A Healthy Snack Giveaway from Zing Bars!

September 6, 2013
zing bars

Healthy snack bars that taste great are really hard to find. Most of them are too high in sugar, too high in processed ingredients, or contain soy protein isolate - which I try to stay away from. The truth is, it’s really hard to make a delicious, healthy, vegetarian/vegan friendly protein bar that doesn’t contain some […]

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A Healthy Granola Giveaway from Ambrosial Granola!

June 24, 2013
Goji Berry, Hazelnut & Apricot -  Ambrosial Whole Grain Organic Muesli

Granola is always on my list of those “deceptive” health foods – because it’s usually laden with sugar and fat – and it ends up being more of a dessert than a health food! But recently there have been a few granola brands out there making actually healthy granola – which I’ve been super impressed with. […]

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