Recipes

Raulito’s Açai Bowl

Raulito’s Açai Bowl

Blended up while listening to Love & The Outcome “These Are The Days”     I had my first açai bowl about 4 years ago, my brother, Raulito, and I were at a Brazilian restaurant in Williamsburg and we fell in love with the rich […]

Berry, Breakfast Bowl

Berry, Breakfast Bowl

Mixed up while listening to Needtobreathe – Count On Me I love summer! There I said it! Ironic since I am a winter baby but gosh do I love the sun! Don’t get me wrong, I fully respect the sun and it’s rays! All about […]

Carne Asada

Carne Asada

Fried up while listening to “I Like Me Better” by Lauv The smell of carne asada is unmistakable! When I was growing up, I would walk through the front door and instantly know what we’d be having for dinner. Now, nothing takes me back to […]

Sweet Blueberry Waffles

Sweet Blueberry Waffles

Cooked up while listening to Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – Home   Nothing says breakfast like waffles! They are filling, so versatile and oh so easy to make! I love that I could prepare the batter, spray the waffle maker, pour it and […]

Avocado Toast Inspired by Tim Gurner

Avocado Toast Inspired by Tim Gurner

Thought up while listening to “Imagine Dragons – On Top of the World” An article on the Business section of the NY Times is not usually where I gather inspiration from but yet here we are. After having read about Tim Gurner’s correlation between millennial’s spending habits […]

Good morning, Mr. Greens!

Good morning, Mr. Greens!

Mixed up while listening to “Celia Cruz – Quimbara”   Some mornings, I feel like I could eat every item off the best brunch menu and others I just want something light. Those light days call for a green smoothie. Nothing major, just a couple of […]

Moro de Lenteja: Rice with Lentils

Moro de Lenteja: Rice with Lentils

Cooked up while listening to Chance The Rapper ft. Saba – Angels  What is one to do when they have a 4lb-bag of lentils? Feast, that’s what! I LOVE lentils! And I like a lot of things but I do not love a lot of […]

Vegan Banana Pancakes

Vegan Banana Pancakes

Cooked up while listening to Alvaro Soler – Bajo El Mismo Sol (Remix) I am not entirely vegan myself. No, I’m more of a flexitarian but mostly a pescatarian. I always joke with friends that I am vegan until about 4 pm on weekdays and until […]

Zucchini Salad Dressing

Buying salad dressing is not usually an option for us gluten-free folks but making your own salad dressing doesn’t have to be a dread. Nor do you have to settle for olive oil and lemon juice, although it is one of my faves! This zucchini salad […]