Raw Vegan, Recipes, Vegan

Vata-Pitta Tropical: Smoothie Recipe + Recommendations For Your Ayurveda Dosha

This one was inspired by Bex Collett…Go check her out on Instagram! It’s a tasty, light blend of sweet tropical fruits, cooling coconut water, tangy lime, and fiery ginger. If you can’t get fresh pineapple or just don’t want to bother with the hit-or-miss ripening process, pineapple can always be bought frozen. Papayas can be a little harder to find.…

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Health Education, Raw Vegan, Recipes, Vegan

DIY: Dried Tomatoes

I almost feel guilty writing this post, because it’s so dang easy. But still…I think it’s worth sharing. Many people do not make their own dried tomatoes. They buy them in the store. Unfortunately, they are commonly stored in oil, and/or often have sulphites in very high amounts (100ppm). And, sulphites are not our friends! According to a study in…

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Ayurveda, Calories, Carbs, Health, Health Education, Nutrition, Psychology, Self-Care

Surefire Way To Access More Energy

Carb the FRUIT up! Seriously… I know it’s a funny, catchy phrase a bunch of sometimes preachy vegans say… But it is also true. For years, I hopped from diet to diet. I tried all kinds of calorie restriction methods. I struggled with chronic low energy levels and poor mood. Then, I tried something new. I dropped my calorie restriction…

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Raw Vegan, Recipes

Ugly Smoothie Recipe: Basil Burst

OH MY GOSH: THIS IS SO GOOD! I made this recipe to take with me for a day of running around doing errands and getting my car serviced. I wasn’t sure how long I’d be gone, so I made not 1 but 2 ugly smoothies! And, this one was scrumptious! It’s light, refreshing, and sweet…The burst of basil makes it…

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Ayurveda, Chakras, Healing, Health, Health Education, Nutrition, Psychology, Raw Vegan, Spiritual Journey

Chronic Fatigue: 9 Tips To HEALING

What is it? That is the question. The doctors don’t know for sure. It’s a cluster of diffuse symptoms lumped under the vague umbrella of chronic fatigue. Cause is “unknown.” It may be triggered by immune system problems or a viral infection. Some symptoms may diminish with “treatments” like antidepressants, but “cannot be cured”. Sounds hopeless, right? Wrong. Symptoms like…

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Ayurveda, Raw Vegan, Recipes, Vegan

Pink Juicy Smoothie: Raw Vegan Recipe + Recommendations According To Your Ayurveda Dosha

This is the perfect hydrating, tasty recipe for when you’re on the go. I made it a few days back, and took it with me to my volunteer work at Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship. Instead of having a solid lunch, I just sipped it throughout the afternoon. No blood sugar crashes… Zero cravings… No hunger… Just a steady stream of fruity…

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Ayurveda, Raw Vegan, Recipes, Vegan

Coco Nice Cream: Raw Vegan Recipe + Recommendations For Your Ayurveda Dosha

Coconut is such a powerful, amazing food that I had to dedicate a nice cream to celebrate its sheer, raw goodness. Keto and high fat folks celebrate coconut oil for its fat-burning, antibacterial and antifungal lauric acid, a medium chain triglyceride. Heck, even my yoga teacher in India said it’s important to eat a coconut a day on a raw…

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