Cashew Ashwagandha Smoothie

I have been doing my best to research helpful spices and incorporate them more into my diet. Ashwagandha is the number one herb recommended in Ayurvedic healing. It belongs to the same plant family as the tomato and has a red fruit the size of a raisin. Although it...

Strawberry Tumeric Smoothie

I have been doing my best to research helpful spices and incorporate them more into my diet. Tumeric is at the top of this list. My husband's family suffers from arthritis and the onsets of this pain him some days. Tumeric was the first spice to come up in my research...

2017 APRIL: THINGS I’M LOVING

And, April is over. This month was a tough one. We canceled our trip to Spain because I wasn't sure if I would get my dissertation draft in. I did, though, this past weekend. This dissertation has been years in the making and I am so excited to almost be done with my...

2017 March: Things I’m Loving

March is almost over- another month gone by. This month we had a big snow storm and a big wind storm. St. Patrick's Day is a big event in my husband's family. Every year, we meet at the Glen Park Tavern for drinks and apps and then head to my in-laws for a big dinner....

Dog Treats – Peanut Butter

These are little Fiona's favorite treats. She has a million of these every day. I love that they are a healthy, homemade treat and I know exactly what is in them. The recipe is pretty simple. Just mix all the ingredients together and bake....

2017 March: Things I’m Loving

March is almost over- another month gone by. This month we had a big snow storm and a big wind storm. St. Patrick's Day is a big event in my husband's family. Every year, we meet at the Glen Park Tavern for drinks and apps and then head to my in-laws for a big dinner....

Dog Treats – Peanut Butter

These are little Fiona's favorite treats. She has a million of these every day. I love that they are a healthy, homemade treat and I know exactly what is in them. The recipe is pretty simple. Just mix all the ingredients together and bake....

Hi, I'm Leah MacVie

Welcome to my kitchen! I love to bake and I am delighted to be able to share my favorite recipes with you here.