turkey sandwich with avocado and sprouts

turkey sandwich with avocado and sprouts

This is the sandwich of my dreams. Honey Oat bread, with honey mustard, smoked turkey, avocado and sprouts! It’s just the thing to pack into a cooler for a picnic this summer. This post is sponsored by McKenzie Natural Artisan Deli. I was compensated for my time. All...
simple heirloom tomato salad

simple heirloom tomato salad

Here is an easy-going recipe for a simple tomato salad with anchovies, basil, olives and avocado. It’s a healthy and simple side-dish to share with friends and family or to bring to a picnic or barbecue. It is paleo and dairy-free and ready in only 10 minutes! A...
mexican four bean salad

mexican four bean salad

This vegan Mexican Four Bean Salad is going to be your new favorite picnic or potluck side dish- because it is so flavorful and delicious, but totally easy to make! The creamy avocado and cumin dressing has a kick of smoky chipotle chili that really peps up the canned...
guacamole 5 ways

guacamole 5 ways

Here’s how to make Guacamole 5 different ways. First, take the recipe for classic guac and kick it up a notch with these 4 creative super yummy flavor stir-ins! Try Corn and Bacon, Chipotle and Scallion, or chunky Pico de gallo. Or you can get really fancy and...
classic guacamole

classic guacamole

Just in time for the Big Game, I’m here with my super quick {ready in just 10 minutes!} and utterly delicious guacamole recipe. Check out my 6 Tips for the Best Classic Guacamole and you’ll have all of your guests dipping and raving! I originally shared this recipe on...
black bean quinoa salad with mango and avocado

black bean quinoa salad with mango and avocado

This black bean and quinoa salad with mango and avocado is a delicious gluten-free side salad for potlucks, parties and summertime picnics, and the left-overs make a healthy vegan lunch. Last week I was gearing up for some recipe development for you guys but was...
easy skillet salmon with avocado and basil

easy skillet salmon with avocado and basil

This skillet salmon comes together in 15 minutes and is naturally gluten-free, low-carb and paleo. Top it off with avocado, lime, basil, and salt and enjoy! Creating This Skillet Salmon Recipe Almost 15 years ago, when I was a personal chef, I used to make salmon this...
mexican jicama shrimp salad

mexican jicama shrimp salad

This Mexican jicama shrimp salad with jicama, avocado and grapefruit is the perfect light meal and the left-overs will make a stellar healthy lunch too! Calling this salad a twist on a taco salad is a bit of a disservice to this unique dish. To begin, as with the...
mexican chicken salad lettuce cups

mexican chicken salad lettuce cups

Mexican Chicken Salad Lettuce Cups with Avocado, jalapeno, cumin and cilantro in tender Bibb lettuce leaves. It is grain free and primal.   #SaladMonth is here my people! For those of you who weren’t here last May, I just want to catch you up, real quick like....
pear, honey and avocado smoothie

pear, honey and avocado smoothie

This Pear, Honey and Avocado Smoothie is paleo friendly, gluten-free, dairy-free and delicious. It’s a great way to start your day because it’s loaded with fiber and healthy fat, AND you get your fruits and vegetables all in one shot! Welcome! If...
citrus kale salad

citrus kale salad

Hope you all had a great holiday. Today I have a healthy kale salad with clementines and lemon dressing. It is bursting with citrus flavor, feta and pumpkin seeds and has creamy avocado making it a delicious seasonal winter salad. It is naturally sugar free and gluten...

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