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Poaching Pears Made Easy
Techniques

Poaching Pears Made Easy

Poached pears are simple to make and yet there’s something really elegant about plating a whole pear with the sauce they were cooked in. I enjoy adding poached pears to salads but they also make for a really satisfying and healthy dessert. I made a video for you to get started, and I’ve put together […]

Amazing Almond Fruit Tarts
Desserts

Amazing Almond Fruit Tarts

 

 Can I just tell you what a sucker I am for a french pastry? These almond fruit tarts really hit the spot.   There’s this French coffee shop way too close to my apartment, and they always have these cute almond pastries with apricots. I had one yesterday (for experimental […]

Golden Hazelnut Chai
Drinks

Golden Hazelnut Chai

 

 This mostly raw chai will naturally warm you from the inside out. It’s winter and raw juice is not what I crave but sometimes I want a break from all the coffee, tea, and hot cocoa. This hazelnut milk chai is my compromise on the raw juice in winter thing. Yes, this recipe […]

Oat and Almond Jam Dot Cookies
Desserts

Oat and Almond Jam Dot Cookies

 

 Who doesn’t love a nice little jewel of jam right in the center of a buttery cookie?  These jam dot cookies are so satisfying, you may forget just how nutritious they actually are. These cookies contain whole fruit jam, oats, and almonds and are sweetened with maple syrup.  While these cookies can […]