Food

 

The Best Smoothie Recipes Ever | TheDanceGrad.comThe Best Smoothie Recipes Ever

During the holidays I ate ALL the wrong things. Seriously. I think that for the entire month of November and December, I just ate anything I wanted and didn’t even care. Now, as most of us are I’m sure, I am suffering the consequences. I not only gained a little weight, but my skin is going completely out of control with break outs. Of course… Read More…

 

 

 

Pumpkin Bread ~ Free from gluten, dairy and sugar | TheDanceGrad.comPumpkin Bread Recipe ~ Free From Gluten & Sugar

In this video blog, I show you how to make a healthy alternative pumpkin bread that is really delicious. It was even liked by people in my family who don’t eat healthy food really at all! They even asked for seconds and wanted me to make another one! So, check out the video recipe below, and see the list of ingredients under the video. Read More…

 

 

 

Roasted Squash Seeds Recipe | TheDanceGrad.comRoasted Squash Seeds Recipe

As promised, I wanted to share with you my way of using the leftover seeds of a squash, and turning them into one of my favorite snacks this time of year. In this short video, I will show you how to make roasted squash seeds! These seeds are a great healthy snack that can be eaten at home or even taken on the go! Anyway, I hope you enjoy the video! Read More…

 

 

 

Roasted Squash Soup Recipe | TheDanceGrad.com | #soup #vegan #vegetarian #thanksgiving #recipe #autumn #fall #butternutsquashRoasted Squash Soup Recipe

Hi! So sorry that this vlog is late. I am currently in London, and I have had some serious internet, time & time difference problems that prohibited me from getting this video up on time, so please forgive me for that. Alas, the weekly vlog is uploaded 3 days late, but this one is a recipe video for a delicious & healthy Roasted Squash Soup! Read More…

 

 

 

Healthy Lemon Pound Cake | TheDanceGrad.comHealthy Lemon Pound Cake

The other day, I was craving cake. I decided that instead of eating regular cake that is typically made with white flour and regular sugar, I would make my own healthy cake. This time I decided to try a Lemon Pound Cake recipe that I found my doing a Google search for “healthy cake recipes.” This cake was classified as healthy because it called for partial use of whole wheat pastry flour instead of using all white flour. However, it still contained white flour. Read More…

 

 

My First Encounter with Chia Seeds | TheDanceGrad.comMy First Encounter With Chia Seeds

So, I am often a little late on the bandwagon for new crazes or things that become popular. I guess it just takes me a while to come around to things- maybe a little longer than others –but I do come around eventually. I have actually been wanting to try chia seeds for a while. I bought them, and they’ve been sitting in my kitchen for about a month. I figured it was about time I should give them a whirl! Read More…

 

 

 

 

Sugar Free Brownie Recipe | TheDanceGrad.comSugar Free Brownie Recipe

I’ve adapted a very popular and easy brownie recipe to include whole wheat flour instead of white flour AND that replaces the processed sugar with natural sweeteners, which I’ve been allowing myself to have. I was somewhat skeptical as to how it would taste because the raw batter was a really strange consistency, but to my surprise, they are really not bad at all. Read More…

 

 

 

Homemade Tomato Sauce RecipeHomemade Tomato Sauce

Over the past few years, I’ve succumb to laziness and started buying jarred tomato sauce. For me, this is a bit of a travesty because I have always been a strong believer that homemade sauce is far better than store bought. Also because my entire family is Italian, and over the years, I have developed my very own recipe for AMAZING tomato sauce. Read More…

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Meal for TwoThanksgiving Meal for Two

This year I was not able to be in the USA for Thanksgiving, so I decided to just have a small Thanksgiving meal for two just to be able to celebrate. Luckily, I found a small turkey breast joint that only took 50 minutes in the oven, and I was able to get Stove Top Stuffing, which is my absolute favorite!! We just had roasted turkey gravy from the packet, but everything was still delicious. Here are the photos to prove it :) Read More…

Pumpkin Pie Spice CupcakesPumpkin Pie Spice Cupcakes

Autumn is my absolute favorite season of the year! I love the colors, the clothes, the food, and even the cooler weather. One of my favorite food flavors of the season definitely has to be pumpkin, and I basically try and add pumpkin and pumpkin pie spices to everything that I can because I think its so delicious. Read More…