Why the Washington Post says ‘Meat is Horrible’

“Meat is horrible.” That was the headline I saw all weekend on my iPhone News shortcuts screen. It was dated July 3rd but yet it remained well past that date for a couple of days. I found this odd since the headlines traditionally change hourly. Did Apple really want me to read this article? So, […]

New England Sweet & Spicy Trail Mix with Harvest Snaps

There are so many movies I want to see thanks to the Oscars! Luckily for my sake, most are going to be out on DVD or On Demand pretty soon. My chances of getting to a movie theater are slim to none these days. Included on my short list are Joy, The Big Short, Concussion, […]

Simple Vegan Recipe: Baked Falafel

I have another guest post for you guys today from my friend Lauren Hefez. Lauren is a fellow group exercise instructor here in Boston and also has a fabulous YouTube channel. We have shot a few videos together that you may have watched. She is sharing one of her favorite recipes featuring falafel.  If you […]

Meatless Monday Night for Monday Night Football

You’ve heard about Meatless Monday but yet always forget to take part, right? This football season, try kicking meat to the curb in connection with Monday Night Football this fall. I know, this may not fly with the whole family or roommate situation you’ve got going on, but hear me out real quick. I’m taking […]

Vegan Back To School Lunch Ideas

It’s that time of year again… back to school season! With fall approaching, the flexible summer schedules start to go back to normal and that often means that packing a lunch becomes a part of your daily routine once again. Whether you’re a student, a teacher or indulged too much this summer, nothing beats having […]

Crispy Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe GF

I love pizza. I don’t have many food rules, but one that I hold true is that I do not eat pizza unless I’m hungover, tipsy or traveling and it’s a famous joint like in Argentina (below), Rome or Chicago. It just tastes better and I enjoy it that much more. When I do not […]

VIDEO Meal Plan: Vegan Power Bowl


It’s another new video Tuesday! f you are a meat eater or a vegan, this is an awesome option for your meatless meals. If you liked this video, check out my other meal prepping videos. Meal Prep: Dinner Idea Paleo Meal Prep: Vegetarian Lunch Meal Prep Meal Prep: Breakfast Meal Prep: Lunch

French Onion Soup – Gluten Free & Vegan Options

A someone who is always trying to make things “healthier” – I am always on the lookout for new products to try and recipes to master. I love trying to lighten up old favorites just as much as the next basic bitch. If you are or were once like me, I’m here to tell you […]

Root Boston Vegan Restaurant

I always complain that Boston has no good specifically healthy restaurants. While I still think that is true, if you drive 20 minutes outside the city center they do exist. My buddy, Sara, and I made a lunch date to finally try Root, a vegan restaurant, located in Allston yesterday. The drive took about 15 […]

Creamy Peanut Butter Snack Recipe | Peanut Butter Hummus

Peanut Butter is one of those good for you foods that is also a trigger food for many people. It’s borderline addictive, right? While visiting Hilton Head Health, I learned a new recipe that brings the yummy peanut butter flavors to a guilt-free snack with 25% fewer calories but twice the volume. The recipe is […]