ALMOND CAKE WITH CULTURED RASPBERRY FILLING and PROBIOTIC CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

My Favorite cake full of probiotics! GF V DF

🌵Vegan Leather made from Cactus! 🌵

I came across an article on Vegan leather made from Cactus! 🌵it is produced by a company called Desserto and is an incredibly eco-friendly and sustainable product. vegan-leather created from cactus. Located in the Mexican state of Zacatecas is the Desserto farm where the startup’s founders Adrián López Velarde and Marte Cázarez grow their cacti. … Continue reading 🌵Vegan Leather made from Cactus! 🌵

Nothing says summer like a smoothie!

This is one of my all-time favorite smoothies. The peaches are so light and cooling, and the extra snap of the fresh ginger is just delicious. I like to use either the frozen cubed ginger if I’m in a hurry or grate my own. A good trick for extending the life of any remaining ginger … Continue reading Nothing says summer like a smoothie!

YELLOW SWEET POTATO CURRY WITH CRISPY TOFU

There is almost nothing that I love more than a good coconutty yellow curry. This recipe is simple to make and delicious. You can skip the crispy tofu, but I wouldn’t. YELLOW SWEET POTATO CURRY with CRISPY TOFU 2                      sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed 6                      potatoes, peeled and cubed 8                      carrots, peeled … Continue reading YELLOW SWEET POTATO CURRY WITH CRISPY TOFU

Things that make my heart sing!

There is just something about Fiestaware that make makes me feel joy. My Mom had a few choice platers and pieces maybe that is why I love it so much. The colors just make me happy. I love mixing and matching them for different occasions. This monochromatic theme shown below is just delicious looking. Remember … Continue reading Things that make my heart sing!

It is so hot all I want is a smoothie!

Smoothie Ingredients When the weather warms up, I start to crave foods that are more cooling. Smoothies are delicious, refreshing and easy to make. They are also extremely nutritious if you pick the right ingredients. Start with a good powerful blender and the process will go more smoothly. My go to blender is the Vitamix, … Continue reading It is so hot all I want is a smoothie!

I am just so excited!

Hi, my name is Colleen Pollard, and I am a mother of two, an author, a film maker, a cook, food consultant, a forest walker, a gardener and a lover of Fiesta Ware, oil cloth, color and most things beautiful and vintage. I love cooking and creating delicious recipes with healthy ingredients that add extra … Continue reading I am just so excited!

Smoothie time

NOTHING SAYS SUMMER LIKE A SWEET GINGER AND PEACH SMOOTHIE This is one of my all-time favorite smoothies. The peaches are so light and cooling, and the extra snap of the fresh ginger is just delicious. I like to use either the frozen cubed ginger if I’m in a hurry or grate my own. A … Continue reading Smoothie time