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cherries + bourbon, two and a half ways

Gnarly old tree limbs drooping to the ground from the weight of cherries is a potent sign of summer’s start forView full post »

chocolate hazelnut torte with salty date caramel + coconut cream {vegan + GF}

I used to subscribe to a lot of weekly emails from life coaches, wellness gurus, motivational speakers and the like. IView full post »

raw carrot cake slice w/ tangy citrus frosting

I had this whole thing typed up about all these life-y bits and frustrations. Then Mark and I took a trip to the dumpView full post »

moroccan-style vegetable + chickpea stew

You can file this one under “stuff I actually make with frequency.” Most of the time I just have an ideaView full post »

raw chocolate cherry mousse cake + birthdays

It was my birthday this past weekend! We ran to the city for a couple of days and had a really wonderful time. A cozyView full post »

sweet and sour roasted cauliflower + cellar vegetables

Cauliflower is one of those more economically efficient and deeply satisfying cold weather vegetables, in the leagueView full post »

chocolate salty tart + candy bars

I’m not one for candy and chocolate bars usually, but I will admit that the mood strikes here and there. We justView full post »

raw breakfast crumbles + almond cream

So if you’ve read this blog before, you’ll know that I’m not a raw food person. I live in a mostlyView full post »