Moringa Lactation Bites

Moringa Lactation Bites from www.EverydayMaven.com

I've been meaning to post this recipe for weeks now and I've even told some of you that it was being posted weeks ago, so if you were waiting for this recipe, I sincerely apologize. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or know someone who is, then you must share this recipe for … [Read more...]

Watermelon Margaritas + My Birthday!

Watermelon Margaritas from www.everydaymaven.com

It's my birthday today! This is my 3rd birthday posting to Everyday Maven. For my 2012 birthday, I shared one of my favorite sweet treats - Prosecco Soaked Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries. Last year, it was Blackberry Margaritas and this year, in keeping with tradition, … [Read more...]

{Medjool Date} Bacon Jam

Medjool Date Bacon Jam. Paleo Bacon Jam with Medjool Dates from www.everydaymaven.com

About a month ago, I had the great fortune of flying to Yuma, Arizona for a Natural Delights Medjool Date Blogger Summit. Now, if you have been following me for even a short time, you know that I love Medjool Dates and frequently use them as an alternative to refined … [Read more...]

Paleo Blueberry Muffins

Paleo Blueberry Muffins from www.everydaymaven.com

About a week ago, we wrapped up our final day of blueberry picking for the season. At $1.50 per/pound for local, organic berries, the "You Pick" farm close to me was the deal of the summer! This last time though, the bushes are pretty barren, picked over and the berries that … [Read more...]

Triple Berry Popsicles

Triple Berry Popsicles #SummerofThePopsicle from www.everydaymaven.com

Popsicles are one of Summer’s greatest joys for me. They are so easy to make. You can make endless combinations, swap ingredients, get creative and have nearly instant frozen treats on hand. They can please even the pickiest popsicle fanatics. We have an bottomless supply of … [Read more...]

How to Make Kombucha

How to Make Kombucha from www.everydaymaven.com

Kombucha wasn't something I instantly fell in love with but when I did fall, I fell hard. Initially, I wasn't crazy about the slightly sour and fizzy taste. Maybe I just tried the wrong brands or wrong flavors? But I kept trying different ones and then something snapped for … [Read more...]

Six Easy Vegan + Paleo Sweet Treats

easy vegan paleo desserts from www.everydaymaven.com

This post is for all of you with a sweet tooth who just need a little something every couple of days or so, but don't want to give in to eating junk. Here are six Paleo friendly sweet treats, 5 of which are also vegan (as long as you buy vegan chocolate) and low in Weight … [Read more...]

Nut Free Paleo Cookies

Nut Free Paleo Cookies from www.everydaymaven.com

A couple of months ago, my family started down the road of eliminating gluten and most grains from our diet. This was no small undertaking and a huge sea change for us as we were used to baking and cooking with all kinds of whole grain flours. I will admit that it was somewhat of … [Read more...]

Tamarind Limeade

Tamarind Limeade from www.everydaymaven.com

Why hello there - I am back and have missed you all! I sincerely hope you enjoyed hearing from some of my blogging friends - those are four pretty amazing woman who deliver great ideas on the regular so if you haven't subscribed to them yet, be sure to do so! A couple of … [Read more...]

Verde Coco-Berry Smoothie

Verde Coco-Berry Smoothie

I am sure you noticed my (not so) elegant play on words in an attempt to conceal that this is yet another green smoothie.  I hedged that a swanky title would entice you guys! Well, the thing is, this smoothie tastes awesome and much more like a fresh berry with a hint of … [Read more...]

PB & J Smoothie

Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie from www.everydaymaven.com

Considering how often I make smoothies and how many different variations, it's actually very surprising that this is the first one I've posted for Everyday Maven.  Do you want to see more smoothies? If so, email me, let me know on my Facebook page or leave a comment after this … [Read more...]

PB & J Smoothie

Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie from www.everydaymaven.com

Considering how often I make smoothies and how many different variations, it's actually very surprising that this is the first one I've posted for Everyday Maven.  Do you want to see more smoothies? If so, email me, let me know on my Facebook page or leave a comment after this … [Read more...]

Harvest Sangria

Harvest Sangria Recipe from www.everydaymaven.com

Holiday time is here again and that means a wide variety of Cocktails and Mocktails.  Sangria, always a crowd favorite, is usually associated with Summer. I absolutely love Sangria and look for any excuse to make it. Here, I created a Harvest Sangria using seasonal fruits and … [Read more...]

Apple Chips

Apple Chips Recipe Weight Watchers from www.everydaymaven.com

This time of year apples are everywhere, especially if you are lucky enough to live  in or near the Apple capital of the World; Washington State! Fresh, local, and organic apples are so plentiful and cheap right now, I just can't stop buying huge quantities of them. One of my … [Read more...]

Crockpot Apple + Pear Compote

Crockpot Apple Pear Sauce from www.everydaymaven.com

Since Fall is officially here, I thought it was about time I shared one of my favorite go-to desserts.  This dessert has it all: it's easy, healthy, perfect for infants, for toddlers, and even for dinner parties! If you have a Slow Cooker, this Compote is about to become your … [Read more...]