Easy Apple Pie (Recipe)

It’s apple season, and I’m looking at a bowl beaming with red.  I’ve stopped buying apples at the grocery store. As a fruit, they have a bad rap, continuously ending up on the “most contaminated fruits and vegetables” lists. Indeed, they’re susceptible to disease and insects seem to love them. Conventional ones are therefore highly […]

Detox Smoothie (Recipe)

Today’s the first day Little Buddha and I are 100% on our own. Up to now we’ve always had someone hanging out at the house with us. Fortunately, we had lots of help in the first few weeks because coordinating oneself and a newborn isn’t easy! I hadn’t believed my friends when they said taking […]

Spelt Banana Bread (Recipe)

Banana bread has carried me through the first weeks of being a new mom. I first made this particular recipe just before the Christmas holidays, but hadn’t ventured into using only spelt flour. I combined 1/2 cup all-purpose white with 1/4 cup spelt, and poured the batter into muffin tins. The banana muffins were a […]

Ode to Oatmeal

Autumn is well on its way here in Paris. Most of the trees have turned yellow and winter veggies like squash, pumpkin, cabbage and Brussels sprouts have taken over the markets. That means oatmeal season has come to our house and I’ve been making lots of it lately. I tend to reserve it for calm, […]

Gluten-Free Peach & Raspberry Crumble (Recipe)

I made this healthy dessert with my little nieces in mind. They all have different tastes and dietary needs, so it isn’t easy coming up with a dish that all three will enjoy. I’m pretty sure fresh peaches, raspberries and the playful, nutty flavor of crumbly buckwheat will please them all – at least I […]