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  • Maui Island Granola with Macadamia Milk

    This recipe for Maui Island Granola with Macadamia Milk was given to me years ago by a friend who brought it back from Maui. It was served every morning with breakfast…

  • warm cashew granola 6

    Warm Cashew Granola

    I’m often asked whether I ever run out of ideas for new recipes ideas to post.  My answer is always the same…I have just the opposite problem!  Inspiration bombards me from…

  • Everything but the Kitchen Sink Granola

    Everything but the Kitchen Sink Granola ~ forget bread, this healthy gluten free fruit and nut granola is the staff of life in our house.  …

  • Pistachio Cardamom Granola

    Pistachio Cardamom Granola ~ a crunchy homemade granola made with a decidedly Middle Eastern flair.  This is a breakfast cereal with a sophisticated flavor you won’t find in your supermarket!…

  • Summer Fruit Granola

    This Summer Fruit Granola is a chunky, luxurious Sunday morning granola. You need nothing more than ice cold milk to make a feast out of this granola!…

  • Chocolate Granola

    Cocoa Almond Granola

    Cocoa Almond Granola gives your everyday breakfast routine an upgrade — it’s full of all the good stuff like oats and almonds, with a little bit of cocoa to make it…

  • apple fig and cheddar focaccia bread on a board

    Apple, Cheddar, and Fig Focaccia

    My Apple, Cheddar, and Fig Focaccia is topped with iconic flavors of the season: figs, apples, cheddar and rosemary ~ it’s a perfect fall cheese plate meets crusty bread! Make this super easy focaccia the…

  • Trader Joe's freeze dried fruit

    One Stop Trader Joe’s Emergency Food Kit

    One stop Trader Joe’s Emergency Food Kit ~ I admit it, I’ve slacked off over the years and the recent earthquakes here in California have reminded me that I need to…

  • Trader Joe's marcona almonds

    12 Things I Never Leave Trader Joe’s Without!

    12 Things I Never Leave Trader Joe’s Without ~ TJs sparks foodie passions like no other store, and our favorites list is as unique as our fingerprints.  How does my list…

  • What to Eat Now: Figs

    What to Eat Now: Figs ~ eating seasonally is a joy, especially when what’s in season is luscious figs!  Here are some creative fig recipes that make use of these fall…

  • picking blackberries

    Ultimate Guide to Summer Berry Picking

    Ultimate Guide to Summer Berry Picking  ~ berry picking is a summer experience no one should miss.  But when?  Where?  How?  I’ve got you covered with everything you need to know…

  • fresh strawberries in a white bowl

    How to Dry Strawberries

    How to Dry Strawberries ~ once you’ve gobbled up your fill of fresh strawberries this season, consider drying them.  Sure, you could also freeze them, or make them into jam, but…

  • Nordic Smoked Salmon Open Faced Sandwiches 10

    20 Nordic Recipes to Try Right Now

    20 Nordic Recipes to Try Right Now ~ sure, you’ve baked spritz cookies during the holidays, and maybe you’ve had a Swedish meatball or two, (thanks Ikea), but do you really…

  • How to Roast Squash Seeds ~ five ways!

    How to Roast Perfectly Crisp Squash Seeds ~ the secret to super crisp and delicious roasted winter squash seeds is simple and oh so easy…I’ll show you how to make five…

  • My Vegan Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Tart makes a fun non-dairy breakfast treat for any occasion. Customize your healthy tart with whatever fruit's in season.

    Vegan Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Tart

    My Vegan Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Tart makes a fun non-dairy breakfast treat for any occasion.  Customize your healthy tart with whatever fruit’s in season.…

  • Melon Breakfast Bowls

    Melon Breakfast Bowls are colorful, healthy, and fun — you simply can’t have a bad day when you start it with creamy yogurt piled in half a melon and topped with…

  • Vegan Breakfast Bowls are healthy, beautiful, and full of protein, what a great way to kick start the day! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Vegan Breakfast Bowls

    These protein rich Vegan Breakfast Bowls are the answer to the breakfast blahs…if you’re been there and done that with green smoothies and can’t face another piece of toast, one of…

  • How to Make an Instagram Worthy Breakfast Bowl that's a beautiful and smart way to start the day

    How to Make an Instagram Worthy Breakfast Bowl

    You’ve seen them in your feed, now it’s time to make one for yourself, I’ll show you how to make an Instagram worthy breakfast bowl that’s gorgeous and good for you……

  • Healthy Date Nut Overnight Oats made with steel cut oats

    Date Nut Overnight Oats

    Date Nut Overnight Oats is the best way to jump start a frosty morning — the oats soak to the perfect creamy texture while you sleep, and chopped dates, walnuts, and…

  • Cocoa Crunch Bark, made with white chocolate and cocoa krispies

    2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark

    My 2-Ingredient Cocoa Crunch Bark is like a homemade version of a Nestle’s Crunch bar, only turned on its head with a creamy white chocolate base and Cocoa Krispies for the…

  • mason jar smoothie bowl

    Kid Friendly Smoothie Bowls

    Hi everybody — I’m posting today from Super Healthy Kids and I hope you’ll head over and join me there.  I’m making kid-friendly breakfast bowls without the exotic ingredients that can…

  • 5-Minute Breakfast Crisp made in the microwave

    5 Minute Stone Fruit Breakfast Crisp

    5 Minute Stone Fruit Breakfast Crisp ~ a luscious fresh fruit crisp made especially for breakfast with healthy oats, nuts, and almond flour ~ it’s naturally gluten free, and sooooo delicious!…

  • beautiful breakfast smoothie bowl

    How to Build the Ultimate Smoothie Bowl

    How to Build the Ultimate Smoothie Bowl ~ everything you need to know to put together a beautiful and healthy breakfast! You’ve heard about them, you’ve probably seen them, but have…

  • Fresh fruit frozen into colorful yogurt bars

    Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt Bars

    These Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt Bars are fun to make, and pretty, too. They make a nice healthy treat for kids of any age. I make a simple granola for the…

  • healthy breakfast smoothie bowl

    Breakfast Smoothie Bowl

    Breakfast smoothie bowls are all the rage right now for a good reason! These healthy fruit and yogurt bowls are beautiful, healthy, and endlessly customizable ~ they’re gluten free, high protein,…

  • How to Make Almond Milk

    How to Make Almond Milk ~ this is a game changer, I promise!  This non-dairy almond milk recipe is healthy, fresh tasting, and easy to make at home!…

  • Grapefruit Brûlée

    Grapefruit Brûlée ~ turn plain old grapefruit into an elegant breakfast with a sprinkling of sugar and a little intense heat!…

  • Homemade Muesli

    Homemade Muesli is one of the original ‘health’ foods, invented by a Swiss doctor in 1900. It falls somewhere between granola and oatmeal — it’s lighter than granola because it isn’t…

  • Pistachio Cardamom Pound Cake

    Pistachio Cardamom Pound Cake features a classic Middle Eastern flavor pairing of warm cardamom spice and crunchy pistachios — it’s an unusual and delicious cake perfect with coffee or tea.…

  • The Rhubarb Spring Fling

    The Rhubarb Spring Fling ~ a fruity rum cocktail made with homemade rhubarb simple syrup that makes every day feel like the first day of Spring!…

  • Fruit Cocktail with Rum Simple Syrup

    Fruit Cocktail with Rum Simple Syrup is an updated take on a retro-style dessert. Using fresh fruit and homemade rum-infused simple syrup takes this classic to a whole new level!…

  • The Midas Touch Cocktail

    The Midas Touch Cocktail

    The Midas Touch Cocktail is like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow ~ it’s made with a unique saffron simple syrup, cognac, sherry, lemon juice and bitters…

  • Beautiful Breakfast Tart (Gluten Free)

    My Beautiful Breakfast Tart has a gluten free granola crust filled with thick Greek yogurt, and topped with a colorful sunburst of fresh juicy fruit.  Yes it looks too beautiful to…

  • How to make Homemade Coconut Milk Yogurt

    How to Make Homemade Coconut Milk Yogurt ~ since it’s one of the world’s healthiest foods, I think it’s worth the effort to make it yourself.   This yogurt is creamy,…

  • How to Make Your Own Yogurt

    How to Make Your Own Yogurt ~ making yogurt is a simple thing.  It involves heating milk to just below the boiling point to kill off bacteria, cooling it down to…

  • Mixed Fruit and Nut Buttermilk Bran Muffins

    Mixed Fruit and Nut Buttermilk Bran Muffins ~ plump, jewel toned dried fruit found at the farmer’s market sweetens up my basic buttermilk bran muffins!…

  • Oatmeal Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

    Oatmeal Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars ~ part granola bar, part dessert, these bars have a foot in both worlds! I’m skeptical of no-bake desserts.  Maybe it was all those jello and…

  • Saucy Asian Meatballs

    Saucy Asian Meatballs ~ delicious meatballs with an Asian twist.  Serve them as an appetizer or a light meal.…

  • Whole Wheat Oatmeal Pancakes

     Whole Wheat Oatmeal Pancakes ~ the combination of white whole wheat, oat flour, buttermilk and a touch of brown sugar results in golden pillowy pancakes, almost like stacks of fluffy graham…

  • Homemade Tahini

    Homemade Tahini ~ tahini, or sesame paste, is a key ingredient in many Middle Eastern and Mediterranean recipes, and it’s so easy to make right at home!…

  • Italian Plum Crumble

    This Italian Plum Crumble recipe is a classic end of summer dessert (or breakfast!) tailor made for the best plums you can find.  …

  • A bowl of bircher muesli with spoon and napkin

    How to Make Bircher Muesli

    How to Make Bircher Muesli ~ this classic healthy oat cereal is making a comeback lately, it’s gluten free, full of fiber, and crazy delicious!…

  • Hal’s Soyburgers

    Hal’s Soyburgers ~ A great burger is the birthright of every American, and just because you aren’t eating meat doesn’t mean you have to miss out on one of summer’s great…