Hello world! What do you think of my virtual facelift? Is my neck shockingly taut? My crow’s feet like that of a lithe 23-year-old? Do I qualify for the new Bravo series, The Real Housewives of Dumbo??Seriously, I’m so excited about today’s ... Continue Reading about Toasted Coconut-Almond Crunch Chia Pudding with Maca + The FMP Facelift!
When I quit my day job to pursue a career in food, it was the climax of the recession. Leeman brothers had just collapsed. My friends were getting laid off left and right. And even my parents, who as freelancers had never received a consistent ... Continue Reading about No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bars
I’m reaching the final stretch of my elimination diet, which that means desserts like these matcha panna cotta cups are just around the corner. But having the finish line in sight just made last night’s finger food spread that much more ... Continue Reading about Easy 5-Ingredient Matcha Panna Cotta with Muddled Raspberries
These days, “gluten-free” is one of the slyest healthy eating loopholes around.Luckily, I’ve never deluded myself into thinking that a loaf of gluten-free bread is that much healthier than regular bread. But as I discovered during my wellness ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Dutch Baby with Vanilla and Pear
The holiday season breeds FOMO like a virus. And the condition worsens if you happen to also catch an actual virus, forcing you to leave your friend’s holiday party early or not attend at all. Such was the case for Charlie on Saturday night.Now ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Double Chocolate Cookies with Buckwheat and Sea Salt
This gluten-free pumpkin tart recipe is sponsored by Whole Earth Sweetener Co. All opinions are my own (duh). Thank you for supporting the brands that make this site (and my low sugar dessert cravings) possible!I am a very sensitive ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Pumpkin Tart with Mexican Chocolate-Almond Crust
In keeping with the tradition of the last few weeks, I'm bringing you a quick Brazilian treat to light up your Fri-yay and get you excited for tonight's Olympic kick-off.Somehow all the mayhem in the media around this summer's games has only ... Continue Reading about Acai Bowls with Coconut-Cashew Granola + More Brazilian Recipes to Get You Through the Summer Games
This recipe is sponsored by Altos Tequila, which is the secret ingredient in these gluten-free strawberry shortcakes. As always, all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the companies that make this site possible!I’m currently in a ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Strawberry Shortcakes with Basil, Tequila and Hazelnuts
Friends, do you ever have those moments when you’re convinced you’ve F-ed up big time?As someone who’s building a freelance life that involves a lot of “firsts,” and someone who is particularly prone to imposter’s syndrome, this is a sensation I ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Red, White and Blueberry Galettes
Cinco de Mayo is nearly upon us, my healthy hedonists!!I know you’ve likely already lined up your margarita and taco offerings. So I’m going to use my 11th hour holiday PSA to talk about a much overlooked fiesta course: dessert. Specifically, ... Continue Reading about Horchata White Chocolate Bark with Almonds and Cinnamon
My mother was the OG of crunchy health food. Before a little supermarket chain out of Austin made niche ingredients like millet mainstream, she was feeding me bowls of it in place of Easy Mac. Like all good daughters, I spent most of my childhood ... Continue Reading about Maple-Pecan Gluten-Free Banana Bread + The #SpringPantryPurge!
My sweet tooth wasn’t fully eradicated by the vice detox during the dark, sugar-free days of 2015.Yes, I’ve been better about not picking up half a dozen over-priced French macaroons on my way home from the dentist. Which thanks to my contrary ... Continue Reading about Vegan Black Sesame Milkshakes
I’ve been recently shedding my self-perpetuated reputation as a non-baker. In fact, there were a few gluten-free experiments in the last few weeks that deserved some serious air fist-pumps of accomplishment—one of the best being these healthy oatmeal ... Continue Reading about Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Bars (Gluten-Free)
Earlier this week, I opened up about why I hope cupid will lay off the steak this year and bring me some pink-themed Omega-3 fatty acids on my plate instead. But when it comes to the sweet stuff, my idea of romance is still dark chocolate. And for ... Continue Reading about Dark Chocolate Vegan Truffles with Matcha Green Tea
It’s sad to be the lone gluttard at a cookie swap. Not only will you be forced to lick the cream out of the center of a homemade non-gluten-free Oreo, for lack of any other option. But it’s also quite possible that no one will want your sad ... Continue Reading about The Best Whole Grain Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies
I spent a few post-college years convinced that I was lactose intolerant. This was pre-gluten diagnosis, and because wheat belly was not yet a well documented symptom, I just assumed that feeling sick after eating baked pasta, grilled cheese ... Continue Reading about Vegan Strawberry Banana Ice Cream with Peanut Butter “Fudge” Sauce
Feed Me Phoebe turns 3 this week!!It’s always such a trip to look back over old posts and peer into my mindset from one year ago. My blog two's were certainly far from terrible, but they did include some quarter-life soul searching.Last ... Continue Reading about Healthy Banana Pudding with Maple-Rum Compote + 3 Years of Feeding You!
I’ve made a lot of lifestyle changes on my weird little wellness odyssey. But there’s probably no area that’s been made over more thoroughly than my morning routine.This is a generous term for what I had been doing in the past. As a freelancer ... Continue Reading about Maple-Chia Overnight Oatmeal with Almond Butter
One of the things I missed most during my sugar detox was having a little nibble of dark chocolate at the end of meals. This is a habit I learned from my mother, who, up until earlier this year when she gave up sugar for good, used to have an entire ... Continue Reading about Dark Chocolate Beauty Bark with Chia Seeds, Pepitas, and Goji Berries
It’s New Year’s Eve! I can’t quite believe it!This means you’re about to experience the second most stressful day of the year to have fun (the first being your birthday, duh). I hope that you’ve made the wise choice to forgo the over-priced ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pancakes
I recently came out with some confessions from my childhood. Mainly about my status as a horse nerd, who went to a camp that specialized in such dorky, horsey pursuits. But even when the summers were over, I spent the majority of my time on weekends ... Continue Reading about Giant Chewy Ginger Cookies
I turn twenty-nine this weekend, a little fact that I’ve been less than excited to celebrate. Some birthday years bring on the blues more than others. And I’m not necessarily bummed about 29, it just feels rather anti-climactic compared to all my ... Continue Reading about Gluten-Free Banana Muffins with Chocolate Chips
I introduced this Eat Yourself Pretty column when I first launched the site and then promptly forgot about it. But I was recently given these raw oatmeal cookie bon bons and thought they’d be perfect to share here. These incredibly addictive yet ... Continue Reading about Healthy Raw Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bites
Earlier this summer, I began working on a project with the Vitamin Shoppe to find easy ways to incorporate some of their healthy pantry products into everyday recipes. It was my first time working with some of these items, including the specialty ... Continue Reading about Mango Lassi with Kefir and Aloe Water