Posts made in February, 2014

Kalamata Olive & Pistachio Salad with Blue Cheese Crumbles Recipe

Kalamata Olive & Pistachio Salad with Blue Cheese Crumbles Recipe

Kalamata olives and pistachios are among some of my favorite things to snack on. Adding these to a salad make it more flavorful, filling, and satisfying, as they both contain healthy fats/oils that will fill you up and keep you full, as opposed to only vegetables. Topped with fresh greens, tangy tomatoes, and savory blue cheese, this simple salad has bursts of flavor and crunch. I loved every bite, as on this particular day, I was craving some nutritious, raw food. This past weekend, my husband went away on a four day surf trip to Puerto Rico as a way to celebrate his 40th...

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Berries, Banana, Pear, & Kale Smoothie Recipe

Berries, Banana, Pear, & Kale Smoothie Recipe

  BERRIES, BANANA, PEAR, & KALE SMOOTHIE RECIPE Try this “berry delicious” smoothie that will send your taste buds into a frenzy. I blended one very ripe pear, a banana, strawberries, blueberries, tons of baby kale, greek strawberry yogurt, and water. Smoothies are a daily occurrence in my home. It is often the tastiest and easiest way to get a healthy dose of greens into our diet. This one received two thumbs up from two very particular little boys, my biggest smoothie critics. It can be a tough crowd over here sometimes! There are times when kids...

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“Oh, My God!”

“Oh, My God!”

In the past, the phrase “Oh, my God!” was a reaction to juicy gossip, or spoken mindlessly in a conversation. God was the furthest thing from my mind. That all changed a few years ago and I can honestly say that Wholesome Style would not be in existence were it not for my persistent dependance on God, and my trust in his voice (that subtle, nagging instinct within). Aside from the joy of being a mother and wife, I have found my purpose with this site. I have a very strong and clear vision of where to take this, and I feel driven and an urgency and excitement to continue my work...

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