Posted in August 2012

Breakfast, Bible, and Bowls

I am a big fan of smoothies or fruit bowls as a meal.  For breakfast today, I had homemade granola with greek yogurt, berries, and a touch of agave.  Seriously delish.  Did you notice the bowl?  I received these as a gift, and they are eco friendly made from fallen leaves!  They are 100% compostable … Continue reading

Gluten-free Peanut Butter Rice Crispie Treats

Growing up, my mom made rice crispie treats almost every year for my birthday.  Since my birthday is in January, she would make a huge batch and give them to my basketball team.  I still think I could eat an entire pan of these tasty treats in one sitting (yes, this is JP talking…not Lesley).  Don’t worry, I never have.  … Continue reading

New Food Tuesday – {BACON}

New Food Tuesday – {BACON}

I’ve been chanting BACON at least three times in every single conversation JP and I have had since we decided our next NFT spot would be Austin’s premier pork restaurant, Bacon. Wait, bacon is pork right? I kid, I kid. Much to my delight (and surprise), JP suggested Bacon. Maybe she felt bad for dragging … Continue reading

Easy Mocha Frap!

Easy Mocha Frap!

During the summer, I make this drink at least once a week.  This version is much healthier than the one you might buy at your local coffee shop.  It is dairy free, contains no high fructose corn syrup, is easy to blend up, and is delish! 1 1/2 c unsweetened almond milk 2 T unsweetened cocoa powder 3 t instant … Continue reading

Summer Spritzer

Summer Spritzer

I like to make refreshing fruit water when my fruit is just about to go bad, and I won’t be able to eat it.  For this particular recipe, I used Diet 7 Up, stawberries that were overripe, one peach, and fresh lime juice.  You can use any fruit for the ‘base’ and then add any … Continue reading