The New Green Smoothie

The New Green Smoothie

On our way to visit my mom in Florida, Kelly and I stopped at Whole Foods in Miami. Our goal was stock up on some food for the week ahead. But after traveling all day, we also needed some nourishment. So I ventured over to the juice bar, but I didn’t want juice or a...
Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

Chocolate Almond Butter Cups

If you have a sweet tooth, there is no more dreamy a concoction than peanut butter and chocolate. When I was sugar addict, chocolate peanut butter was my go to flavor whether it was candy, ice-cream or fudge. But if you are trying to eat healthier, perhaps following a...
Cabbage Fennel Slaw with Creamy Almond Butter Dressing

Cabbage Fennel Slaw with Creamy Almond Butter Dressing

Back when I gave up peanut butter and started using almond butter instead, one of the recipes I really wanted to recreate was satay sauce.  You know that delicious dip served with chicken tenders on wooden skewers? What I discovered is that there are lots of recipes...
Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge

Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge

One of the things I’m most sympathetic to is cravings, especially when the hankering has to do with sweets.  Sugar is one of the hardest nuts to crack. When you are in it, no matter how badly you want to stop, sometimes it is just impossible to break free.  Let’s face...