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Meal Prep Tips for Festival Food

Photo of Nikki Sharp by Jeff Skeirik/Rawtographer. Clothing by Root to Rise. The sun is shining, the crowds are screaming, and you’re at a festival with thousands of others enjoying your favorite music—fun times! Food-wise though, festivals can throw even the best meal-prepper for a spin.  Don’t let it frighten you! There are [...]

By |2018-05-01T17:50:21+00:00May 1st, 2018|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

Meal Prep for Travelers: Healthy Hacks

Photo of Nikki Sharp by Jeff Skeirik/Rawtographer Healthy Travel Food for road trips, plane rides, family excursions and more We may have our kitchen organization on point when we’re at home. It’s easy to find everything we need for salads, soups, smoothies and more. But then it comes time to pack a bag and [...]

By |2018-05-01T17:57:06+00:00May 1st, 2018|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

Simples Tonics in Santa Monica Offers Herbal Infusions

The Game Changer (Nettle). The Chill Pill (Oatstraw). The Hug (Linden). The Superhero (Schisandra). The Fortifier (Dandelion Root). The Star (Chickweed). The Purifier (Burdock Root). The Elevator (Rose). These are the delicious herbal infusions available at the Simples Tonics shop on Main Street in Santa Monica. Simples Founder Traci Donat says, “These are in the [...]

By |2018-02-19T10:06:19+00:00February 19th, 2018|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

At Home Kitchen Rituals: Ayurvedic Recipes

The cookbook Kitchen Ritual features a selection of Ayurvedic recipes inspired by world cuisine. There are also tips and tricks for maintaining a functional home kitchen, and easy to make dishes to please everyone. The recipes are influenced by Ayurvedic wisdom yet perfect for a modern home. Sweet  Za’atar Carrots Like so many of the best recipes, [...]

By |2018-02-08T20:52:48+00:00January 31st, 2018|Recipes|0 Comments

Kitchen Ritual: A Cookbook by Meredith Klein

Roasted Cauliflower from Kitchen Ritual by Meredith Klein Chef Meredith Klein is known throughout the SoCal yoga community and beyond for her mindful and delicious approach to the ritual of creating nourishing recipes and serving celebratory feasts. Her long-awaited cookbook, Kitchen Ritual, shares her culinary secrets with recipes as well as tips and [...]

By |2018-02-08T21:05:53+00:00January 31st, 2018|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

Power Breakfasts: High Intensity Smoothies

Fiber and Nutrient-Rich Tips and Recipes for Smoothies When it comes to power breakfasts, smoothies are a great grab-and-go item. They can energize our morning before a day of work or during family and holiday obligations. Smoothies may be part of a New Year’s Resolve to start each day with superfoods and balanced nutrition. Whatever [...]

By |2018-01-02T08:06:23+00:00January 2nd, 2018|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

Eating for Performance with Gabby Reece

Gabby Reece working out courtesy of FitBit Gabrielle (Gabby) Reece is a powerhouse. The 6’3” former professional volleyball player, athletic shoe designer for Nike, best-selling author, TV and podcast host, and high intensity workout creator (HIGHX and XPT). Gabby Reece lives in Malibu and Hawaii with her husband, big wave surfer Laird Hamilton [...]

By |2017-10-19T18:05:12+00:00October 19th, 2017|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

The Secret (and not-so-secret) Life of Rice

The 411 of Rice Color, texture, flavor, and region are only a few of the distinguishing characteristics of rice - one of the world's most popular grains. Rice is important for human nutrition. It provides one-fifth of the calories consumed worldwide by humans and is a staple food in many parts of the world—especially throughout [...]

By |2018-03-22T22:13:08+00:00October 5th, 2017|FOOD + HOME|0 Comments