the simple hive


Vegan Shamrock Shake

After seeing recipes for Shamrock Shakes all over Pinterest, I decided to try a healthier spin.  After all, I’m not getting any younger, or healthier, and pounds aren’t as easy to shed as they once were.  I can’t do anything…

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Island Coconut Loose Tea Blend

  Because it’s cold outside and hot tea is the only thing right now that keeps me from going into total hibernation, I’ve been tinkering in the kitchen with some new loose tea blends.  I stocked up with some organic…

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Gluten-free Strawberry Lemon Tart

Last week was a difficult week.  Because I was stressed out, I wanted something sweet.  I’m healthy that way. Since we deal with dietary restrictions and food allergies, wanting a sweet treat usually goes unfulfilled.  After all, gluten-free convenience can…

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gluten-free crunchy coconut & pecan granola

I’m about to share something with you that rocked my world when I discovered this truth.  Lean in. Not everyone has a sweet tooth. Are you as stunned as I am at this revelation?  I don’t get.  I think they…

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