Everyone has their own guacamole recipe. Well, most everyone. And I am no exception! This week, I’m sharing my fancy guacamole with you! It’s got some fancy ingredients meant to take your regular guac to the next – albeit – fancier level! Here is what you will need: 3 ripe avocados The juice of 1 […]
Women, Food & Money: How Healthy is Your Relationship With Your Finances?
Alright, people. This post is a real doozie for me. The “delete” key is starting to wear down on my keypad from all the false starts. If there were an award for the number of times you could backspace in one minute, I would surely win. For how do I write poetically about a subject […]
Raw Vegan Tacos
When I started experimenting with a vegan diet, I was skeptical. My mother is Italian, and my father is Irish and English. So it stands that I grew up eating lots of sausage, meat balls, meat sauce, chicken Parmesan, steak and lots and lots of cheese. But none of that ever settled well in my […]
From Piano Lessons to Life Lessons: 18 Things Playing the Piano Taught me About Life
My parents were quite frankly, the best parents. Ever. I know, I know. You think yours were too – and you are probably right. But in the world of Lauren (and my brother and sister), mine were the best. Bless their hearts, they tried their hardest to get me to like sports: soccer, swimming, synchronized […]
Buckwheat Banana Walnut Chocolate Chip Pancakes – Vegan/GF!
I’m a big breakfast fan. And I especially love chocolate chip pancakes! So when I finally discovered that buckwheat was not, in fact, a grain, but that was actually from the Rhubarb family, I was ecstatic! Because I prefer to stick to a mainly vegan, mainly gluten free diet. In honor of breakfast – and […]
6 Articles to Make You a More Happy, Productive, & Successful Person
The last few weeks have been all about new beginnings for me. I tend to like my plate full (both figuratively and literally), and boy have I filled it to the brim! In fact – some items of food may be falling off the edge. Naturally, I shall pick up the fallen pieces (while no […]