How to Make Your Own Date Paste

So who loves dates? Assuming that you guys do know what dates are, right? Well, you’ve come to the right source!  Dates are a fruit and you usually find dried dates at your local grocery store in the fruit section but probably never really noticed unless you have been familiar with them.  Dates are rich…

Coconut Chips

I LOVE fresh food and fruits! It’s actually my dream to have my own garden flourishing with various fruits and veggies. Trust me I have a whole folder on my Mac dedicated with notes and helpful hints for gardening.  So when we move back into our house after renovations I will be growing my own…

Before & After: Shrimp Tikka Masala with Zucchini Noodles

I decided to take a traditional Indian dish and simplify it and make a healthier alternative. Usually tikka masala is made with chicken but I just happened to have shrimp and wanted to use that instead. I added just bell peppers, onions and mushrooms. As far as the zucchini noodles most people use some type of…

Ruggles Green

If you’re in the Houston area and looking for a healthy dining experience without digging a hole in your pockets then Ruggles Green is the place to be! Ruggles Green adheres to the strict guidelines of the Green Restaurant Association.  They offer a variety of organic, vegetarian, gluten free and healthy options from their organic wood-fired pizzas (made in…