Raw Dried Cherry Walnut Cacao Energy Bars

March 3, 2015
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I am always in need of a good portable snack. I often find myself out and about and can’t find something to eat. Or I am hiking and need a bit of a pick me up. And lets not forget that mid-afternoon slump when you need a little boost.  These delicious bars get their protein from […]

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Raw Curried Squash Noodles on Spinach and Contest Winners!

February 17, 2015
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We have our contest winners! Emails have been sent out. Rebecca, Shelley and Kerry, congratulations! Winter brings challenges when it comes to raw food, unless you are living in Costa Rica! We crave warmer food, more substantial food. As you know, I don’t have a problem with adding some cooked food. It is my opinion […]

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Rawmazing Cookbook Give-Away!

February 13, 2015

It’s time for me to say thank you for all your wonderful support. I get so many lovely emails and comments and I just want to let you know how much you all mean to me. So…I am giving away 3 sets of the Rawmazing Print Cookbooks. Three winners will each receive a copy of […]

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Radicchio, Fennel and Orange Salad with Tahini Dressing

February 11, 2015
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Greens. The thing we need the most of and eat the least of.  Greens are your “super food”.  Greens are full of fiber, vitamins, minerals, and plant-based phytonutrients that help protect you from heart disease, inflammation, and diabetes.  Greens have been shown to cut your risk of skin cancer by 50%, (see: Plant Based Prevention). They also […]

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Raw Hazelnut Truffles with Raw Cacao Ganache

February 3, 2015
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Sometimes you need a little bite of sweet. It doesn’t hurt if it is a cute bite, either! These raw hazelnut truffles are topped with a delicious chocolate ganache and just a hint of flaked salt. Delicious! I was recently interviewed for Costco’s Connections Magazine. It was a fun interview with an interviewer that really […]

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Stuffed Mushrooms with Sunflower Seed Sage and Rosemary Cream

January 21, 2015
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Phase one of our construction project is finally coming to an end. The house is beautiful, the views to die for and we have finally moved out of the downstairs office and are actually living in the main house! As I look back over the last 7 months, I honestly don’t know how we did […]

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Apple and Kale Salad with Oil Free Maple Dijon Dressing

December 11, 2014
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  When our CSA box arrived, full of kale and apples, this lovely fall salad almost created itself. I knew I had a hit when my daughter, her best friend and her boyfriend came to town and devoured the entire bowl in one sitting! It’s all fall with maple syrup, cranberries and apples. Maple pepper […]

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Pumpkin Spice Overnight Oats

November 24, 2014
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Overnight oats have been around for a very long time. The idea is simple. Mix your oats with milk and spices, leave overnight to soak and soften and in the morning you have a wonderful bowl of delicious, creamy oats. I have been intrigued by overnight oats for quite a while. Fall is one of […]

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Raw Pumpkin Recipes

October 27, 2014
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Pumpkin has become the star fruit of fall. Recipes for pumpkin lattes, pumpkin pies, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin muffins, pumpkin breads, etc. flood food blogs this time of year. It may drive you a little batty but before you submit to pumpkin overdose, take a look at these nutritional facts: Pumpkin is a great source of Vitamin A. […]

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Fresh Bouillon and a Buddha Bowl

September 26, 2014
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For a fully raw version, page down. I love the concept of a “Buddha Bowl”. I also call it my “What I make for dinner when I don’t feel like making dinner” bowl. It is simple, nutritious, delicious and a great way to use what you have in the kitchen. There are also two recipes […]

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Raw Carrot Zucchini Cake

September 6, 2014
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I have been wanting to post a raw carrot cake recipe for years. Seriously, years. For some reason, I never got around to it until today.  Of course, it couldn’t be a straight up carrot cake, I had to mess with it. Zucchini is available in abundance right now so I decided to throw that […]

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Cracked Pepper Dried Cherry Crackers with Pine Nut Pepper Cream and Nectarine Salad!

August 21, 2014
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Oh my gosh…I must admit, it is good to be back. I haven’t posted to Rawmazing for over a month. It’s the longest I have gone since starting the site over 6 years ago! And what a month it has been. We moved, I finished my Professional Plant Based Certification through Rouxbe (more about that […]

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Perfect Summer Dinner Salad

July 14, 2014
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I am not even going to pretend. I am overwhelmed! We are moving into our new house, well 2 rooms of our new house in only 11 days and I honestly don’t know how we are going to pull it off. Our garages (that we were going to move our stuff into) are filled with […]

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Chocolate Espresso Hazelnut Frozen Torte

June 15, 2014
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Did I really say that? Chocolate espresso hazelnut frozen torte? Yes, I did. And you are going to love this one. It is pretty easy to put together if you make the hazelnut butter in advance. And since there are avocados in the filling in stead of coconut oil and cashews, you are going to […]

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Beets with Arugula “Cheese” and Orange

May 29, 2014
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Beets with Arugula “Cheese” and Orange (recipe follows post) An  Easy Elegant Appetizer and a Story I exhaled on Tuesday for the first time in 5 months. Not your normal exhale but a long  breath from deep down inside. As the air escaped from my lips, months of pent up stress traveled with it. Finally, a […]

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Raw Blackberry and Mango Almond Nut Pâté Salad

April 17, 2014
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I am sitting in my kitchen, surrounded by furniture (that belongs in the family room) as carpet layers, window washers and air conditioning technicians swarm my house like it’s a hive. The dogs have been sent to “Auntie Jan’s” house for the day and the poor cats are locked in the courtyard so they will […]

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