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Review: Tumeric Elixir of Life- Vegan Elixir

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I was doing my grocery shopping yesterday when I noticed this bottle of Tumeric Elixir of Life. It is a cold pressed drink that uses the benefits of turmeric along with some other spices to make a refreshing beverage. The company refers to these drinks as yoga in a bottle.

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I made the purchase. I have had turmeric several times as a food spice, encapsulated, and in teas as a cold remedy. In all of those experiences, I can’t say that I have grown to love the taste of turmeric. To find more about this elixir click here. Continue reading


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Peruvian “Chicken” Stuffed Avocado

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I used to frequent this Peruvian restaurant in the Bronx with super nice owners and delicious food. It was just the sort of place to pop into on a Saturday evening to watch a soccer match, enjoy the company of friends and eat delicious Peruvian cuisine. There are so many dishes that I miss from that restaurant but one that comes to mind the most is the stuffed avocados. I decided to recreate the dish with my own spin by using more colorful items (like heirloom tomatoes, cucumbers, and bell peppers) to feed the eye as well as the stomach. This dish is great for a light lunch or an early supper. Click here to get the recipe. Continue reading


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Coconut French Toast

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Okay…If you have figured it out by now, I have a thing for coconuts. I love coconuts and I can’t get enough of them. My love affair with coconuts started when my grandmother made me coconut juice and other treats from the coconut tree in her yard.

My mother used to make amazing french toast. I was missing my mother’s french toast. Feeling inspired by my mother and grandmother, I made my mother’s french toast recipe and put my own spin on it. So click here to see how I used coconuts in this breakfast dish. Continue reading