Peas and I go way back. It’s a love hate relationship. I hated them and my mom loved to make me eat them. They were the cause of many a long night sitting at the dinner table all by my lonesome. I would spit them into my napkin, hide them under the baked potato skin, even swallow them whole so I would not have to taste them. I have since come around and given peas a chance. To say the […]
Have you ever dreamt of making the perfect guy? If I could just have Brian’s personality, Joe’s eyes, John’s style, Seth’s humor, Luke’s smarts and the list goes on. Well until the boyfriend maker is created, you can create the perfect homemade cereal with as little or as many ingredients as you choose. Here’s to being realistic, kind of 😉 1/3 C coconut flakes 1/4 C sunflower seeds 1/4 C goji berries 1/4 C Happy Hemp seeds, raw 1 […]
Not only are these little balls an insanely delicious snack, the health benefits of dates may just get you a date! Here are 5 interesting facts about dates that may help if you’re going on a date: 1. Reduces night blindness 2. Helps maintain healthy weight 3. Promotes healthy bowel movement and can reduce diarrhea 4. Can reduce alcohol intoxication and help prevent hangovers 5. Increases sexual stamina Pistachio Date Truffles Yields: 6-7 truffles 1/4 C raw pistachios 1/3 C […]
I can honestly say that I have never finished a single bottle of dressing before the expiration date. There’s nothing worse than throwing away food. Making your own dressing is so easy and you can make only what you need. This dressing is simple with the perfect amount of flavor. You should have most of these ingredients already in your kitchen. For the rosemary, I guarantee someone with a block of you is growing a plant of their own. Meet […]
Seriously how cute are these little slices of summer? This is the perfect fun snack/dessert anytime, anywhere. Enjoy! Ingredients: watermelon salt cured black olives, chopped pumpkin seeds fresh mint, chopped Happy Hemp seeds; raw optional: feta salt & pepper Directions: Cut watermelon into pizza like shapes, 1/2 inch thick. Sprinkle toppings on watermelon and serve!
Simply put, a simple salad is perfect because of the simple dressing. This recipe is just that. Simply perfect! Ingredients: 1/4 C live oil 1/4 C Lemon juice 1 tsp dijon mustard 1 1/2 tsp finely chopped shallots 1/2 tsp Happy Hemp seeds, raw 1/4 tsp honey salt & pepper to taste Directions: Put all ingredients into a ball jar and shake until emulsified Yields: 2 servings
Categories: Happy Dips & Dressings, Happy Gluten-Free, Happy Savory, Happy Sides & Salads, Happy Vegan, Happy Vegetarian, Uncategorized • Tags: dijon, dressing, marinade, salad, salad dressing, simple, vinaigrette
Cauliflower is probably not the first thing that comes to mind when I say pizza. Not as a topping and certainly not as the crust. I have to say I was even a little skeptical myself. I highly recommend next time you have a craving for pizza and want a fun spin and a healthier option, I dare you to give this recipe a try. You won’t be disappointed! Ingredients: 1 cup cauliflower couscous (process raw cauliflower florets in food […]
This dressing is perfect for salad or can be used as a marinade for chicken and fish. Regardless of your end choice, it is simple, fresh and healthy. Enjoy! Ingredients: 1/4 C olive oil 2 Tbs champagne vinegar 1 1/2 Tbs freshly squeezed orange juice 1/2 tsp Happy Hemp seeds, raw 1/4 tsp honey S&P to taste Directions: Put all ingredients into a ball jar and shake until emulsified Yields: 2 servings
I grew up eating ants on a log. For those of you who have no idea what I am talking about here is a quick refresher. Celery stalk filled with peanut butter and raisins on top. This is a spin on a age old classic for the kiddos. Ingredients: Almond Butter Celery Happy Hemp seeds, raw Honey (optional) Directions: Chop little bite size pieces of celery Fill with almond butter Sprinkle with Hemp seeds Drizzle with honey (optional) Enjoy!