Fancy a challenge? Try saying “Happy Almond Parsley Pesto Pasta” 7 times in a row. Ha! I go nuts for pesto! I’ve tried just about every variation known to man and this one is definitely top 5. I originally found this recipe in this month’s Bon Appétit magazine, you might recognize it from the photo on the cover! I did tweaked it just a bit, added my little twist to it! I reduced the parsley and added basil. Oh, and […]
Since kale doesn’t have the backing that corporate brands have to advertise I’ll appoint myself as kale’s unofficial spokeswoman. I love kale for many reasons– it is low in calories, high in fiber, has zero fat, and it’s packed with vitamins and nutrients, but on top of that this leafy green goddess actually has flavor! It is so versatile. Whether you roast, sauté or just enjoy raw it has an wonderfully earthy taste! Now add some brussels sprouts into the mix […]
Categories: Happy Gluten-Free, Happy Sides & Salads, Happy Vegan, Happy Vegetarian • Tags: brussels sprouts, easy recipe, garlic, gluten free, happy hemp, healthy, kale, macadamia nuts, nuts, olive oil, salad
I will never truly understand Texas weather. One day it’s hot, another it’s rainy and cold, back-and-forth and so on! Mother nature is almost as indecisive as I am lately! I want to retire my winter wardrobe but I just can’t with all these unexpected cold fronts we’ve been getting. So with the unpredictable weather changes we’ve been experiencing in Austin, I have been trying to up my vitamin C intake to keep my immune system strong and on guard! […]
Often times people think that nutrition just means “eating healthy.” Oh no, no. There is so much more to it! It means taking care of your mind, body & soul. This starts from the minute you wake up until the minute you fall asleep. We can all agree that life isn’t always easy. It’s not hard to let stress get the best of us. Unfortunately, when this happens we tend forget the little things that help keep us balanced, healthy […]
A little green here. A little green there. Everywhere is about the greener side of life. Don’ t think the grass is greener… Live it! Green Living. Green Drinking. Green Eating. This isn’t your everyday salad! 2 Beets cut into quarters 1/4 Cup fresh mozzarella cut into bite size pcs. 1 Blood orange; peeled into segments. Place all into a bowl. Lightly drizzle olive oil and Happy Hemp Raw seeds. And let’s not forget the green! Add micro greens for […]
Categories: Happy Dips & Dressings, Happy Gluten-Free, Happy Savory, Happy Sides & Salads, Happy Vegan, Happy Vegetarian • Tags: green, health, healthy, micro greens, raw, super food, vegan, vegetarian
Mornings for me are crazy…. So much to do and so little time to get out the door. My breakfast must be quick, healthy and most importantly to go. This is my go to smoothie!!