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Top 5 Favorite Raw Blogs

Are you inspired about what you eat? Routine can easily take over in the kitchen. We find ourselves eating the same things over and over. Sometimes, even chefs need some inspiration. When we need inspiration, we check out blogs. Why? –Fresh ingredients; pair the new with the familiar for a fresh take or learn to […]

Christmas in the North Pole

Christmas is the best time for cookies. It’s when all the good recipes come out of hiding for the year and your sweet tooth gets reactivated (er, maybe just satisfied, mine is always active). Here are a list of classic Christmas cookies done raw as well as some new ones to try.

Give the Gift of Live Training

My friend, Jenny Cornbleet, bestselling author of Raw Food Made Easy, recently launched an interactive online training called Ready for Raw. With both live foods and live training she has made it a comprehensive journey through the world of raw food you can learn in the comfort of your own home. I found each of […]

Avoiding Holiday Sabotage

Avoiding Holiday Sabotage What I love most about the holidays is also what I hate the most: the intensity of the season. I love the anticipation of getting ready for a party and the excitement of being at the par ty. I love the richness of the decorations, the food and the experiences. At the […]

Bewitching Brews – Green Smoothies from Kitchen Witches

We were lucky enough to catch the Weird Sisters for an interview despite their busy spell-casting schedule. Since MacBeth, they have changed their ways and try to only cast beneficial spells. Their favorites? Green smoothies. Green Smoothies? “Yeah! They’re disguised as health-freak-food, but really they’re filled with magic!” They explained that leafy greens, like kale […]

A New Way to Go Raw

A New Way to Go Raw We have opened up an apartment in our Victorian home as an urban retreat. This is a place in the city, to get away from the city. A place to enjoy the best of both worlds and to learn. Your retreat center is beautiful 1-bedroom, 1-bath apartment with its […]

Now accepting applications for our marketing & writing intern

Interested in healthy eating, raw vegan food and learning how to run a small business? We are looking for a dynamic writing and marketing intern who wants to learn the ins and outs of running a small business. This is a great educational opportunity for someone with writing and communication skills who wants their creative […]

Staying Raw in Winter

Maintaining a high raw diet during the winter can be tough. To help you stay vibrant and healthy until the warmth of spring, I’ve compiled some tips to get you through the cold, grey days: Enjoy a warming breakfast of Buckwheat Muesli or Cinnamon Oatmeal, with warm Almond Milk and bananas. For breakfast or an […]

Cafe Gratitude to close

You may have heard by now that Cafe Gratitude is closing its Northern California locations.  If this is news to you, you can find out more details about it here.   I am in a state of mourning.  It has been years since I experienced grief or heartbreak, and at the moment I am experiencing both. […]

Get Inspired About Raw Food

Raw food cuisine appears to be gaining its rightful place at the nation’s table.  In just the last month, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times have all featured aspects of the raw food world. Here in the Bay Area, the beautiful magazine Edible East Bay just did a fantastic story […]