Watermelon Salad

The kids might be back to school, but with the help of global warming and a whole lot of humidity, it feels like 42┬║C out there today. Eating isn’t feeling like a big priority, but hydration does. Good thing that along with heat, summer brings lots of watermelon! This is a super fancy looking but…

Roasted Red Pepper + Tomato Soup

In a blender!!? Yes way. Another gloomy day and I was craving something warm and comforting. Trouble was, I wanted it now! So out came the Vitamix, a can of imported whole, organic tomatoes, one fresh tomato, a small jar of roasted red peppers, a clove of garlic, a pinch of cayenne, 6 or 7…

Mega Bites

What happens when you give up sugar and the 3 o’clock crave still hits? Since, overconfidently, I thought that giving up gluten and sugar would be relatively easy.┬áBecause that food is easy, is what makes it hard. The quick convenience of sweetened baked goods are so thoughtless and everywhere. The biggest part of this diet…