Creamy Southern Vegan Grits

If you dine out in many southern restaurants chances are you’ll find grits on the menu. While this porridge like breakfast is a southern staple, it actually gets its origins from the Native American Muskogee tribe. The tribe would use a stone mill to grind…

Southern Cooked Collards

If you’re from the South chances are you’ve eaten collards a time or two. These green leafy vegetables are a staple in southern cuisine. Heck, they’re so revered in the South that they’ve been designated the state vegetable of South Carolina! However, my only complaint…

Homemade Hemp Milk

One of the most versatile plants on the planet is finally having its well deserved moment, HEMP! This amazing plant can used for paper, clothes, biofuel, nutrition, and much more. While hemp is part of cannabis family, it doesn’t cause any psychotropic effects like it’s…

Broccoli Potato Casserole (gluten-free and vegan)

Being from the South, I know a thing or two about casseroles; they’re a staple around these parts. 🙂 However, they’re generally not very healthy, typically loaded down with meat, dairy, and/or cheese, with a few scattered veggies here and there. Let’s be real, the…

Pineapple Ginger Wellness Shots

Having a healthy immune system is important at all times of the year, but especially so when there’s something specific going around. Well, now is as good a time as any, because there sure is something specific going around! Thanks, COVID-19. One of the best…

Lentil Bolognese (vegan and gf)

Some of my favorite recipes are created by chance. This lentil bolognese is no exception! I pretty much made it out of the blue because I had a bunch of leftover lentils in the fridge. The result of my experimentation was such a hit with…

Mung Bean Instant Pot Dal

Legumes are some of the most nutrient dense foods on the planet. When we look at the Blue Zones, areas of the world with the least amount of disease, a common thread we see is that they all eat a lot of legumes (beans, peas,…

Spirulina Lemonade

What’s super green, full of antioxidants, and one of the most nutrient dense foods on the planet? Spirulina! I’m sure you guessed that though, right?! My clients can confirm that I’m a huge fan of spirulina. I recommend most of them to incorporate into their…