Month: February 2018

Rustic Leek and Potato Soup

Rustic Leek and Potato Soup

Funny story, a few weeks ago (Maybe a few months ago?) I needed a few potatoes for a recipe and my mom picked up a gargantuan bag of russet potatoes. Well, I still have about three quarters of the bag in my pantry… Being more […]

Immune Boosting Citrus Juice

Immune Boosting Citrus Juice

When it’s 30 below outside and the gloominess of winter is really starting to sink in we could all use a bit of a pick-me-up. It feels as though I’ve hardly seen the sun in the last few months (today being a rare exception) and […]

Dreamy Nut and Seed Butter + Raw Chocolate Orange Energy Bites

Dreamy Nut and Seed Butter + Raw Chocolate Orange Energy Bites

In my eighteen years on earth I have only been to Costco three times, but what magical times they were. Weird fact about me: I love grocery shopping. When I go to a new place I love scoping out the local grocery store and browsing the isles. This activity is especially interesting when traveling abroad (I highly recommend that you give this activity a try). You would be surprised by all the cool stuff that you may find. Anyway, back to the point. For me Costco is like an elevated grocery shopping experience. First off, Costco is huge and secondly, it has so many interesting products. One of the products that I particularly like is the nut and seed butter. It’s creamy, delicious and also the only nut butter I’ve ever had that has chia seeds in it. This sounds weird, but it’s actually really good. (more…)