Long Beach Vegan Eatery

Long Beach Vegan Eatery

I love surprises. So when Dave asked if I wanted to try a new restaurant, with the caveat that it was a surprise, I was in. I knew it would be vegan or at least vegan friendly, so I was thrilled. After running some errands in Costa Mesa we headed north on the 405...
Baked Apple Oatmeal

Baked Apple Oatmeal

Recently, I posted about baked pumpkin oatmeal. It’s quickly become a favorite of mine. Then I ran out of pumpkin and forgot to get some more. However, I did have some applesauce and decided to give it a try. It turned out really well and now I know I can...
Green Smoothies

Green Smoothies

I’ve become a big fan of green smoothies. Not only because they are delicious and nutritious, but how great I feel after drinking them. It’s a quick way to get a lot of fruits and greens into your diet and quite refreshing on a hot day. However, they can...
Green Clean

Green Clean

When cleaning up the kitchen this morning, I thought I should post the recipe I use for an all-purpose spray cleaner. Several years ago, I started making many of my own cleaning products for the home.  This is one of my favorites. We stash bottles of it all over the...
Baked Oatmeal

Baked Oatmeal

I’m always looking for new recipes. Recently, I saw a recipe for baked pumpkin pie oatmeal and knew I had to try it. I was amazed at how delicious and easy it is to prepare. It actually tastes like pumpkin pie and has a custard like consistency. Not only is it...