43 Articles by Abby Phon

Abby Phon

A Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Birthday Cake That Everyone Will Love!

It was my daughter's birthday last month, and I was torn between baking or buying her first cake ever. I started looking into healthier bakeries in...

Abby Phon
July 25 2014

Amazing Vegan Baked "Cheese"

I'm a firm believer that you can eat truly tasty food that's also good for you, and this recipe is a case in point! This baked cheese ball is simply...

Abby Phon
February 4 2014

Baked Pumpkin-Spiced Oatmeal (Vegan & Gluten Free)

I know how food can disappear in a matter of minutes, but making more (which takes the same amount of time as making less!) and having leftovers sure...

Abby Phon
December 3 2013

Clementine Jack-O-Lanterns: A Healthy Halloween Treat!

As Part 2 of my easy, healthy Halloween treats (Part 1, BOOnanas, can be found here), look no further than these simple ONE-ingredient,...

Abby Phon
October 25 2013

Spooky Recipe: BOOnanas In The Graveyard

Looking for a healthy treat for your cute little tricksters this year? Or do you yourself want a fun, tasty, EASY, fast treat to celebrate Halloween?...

Abby Phon
October 8 2013

Ultra-Refreshing Lavender Lemonade Recipe

Make the most of these last few days of summer with this refreshing twist on lemonade! This recipe was inspired by my trip to Long Island’s North Fork...

Abby Phon
August 28 2013

Vegan Recipe: Strawberry Ice Cream

For my daughter’s birthday, I had a small party and made an impromptu pink themed menu, and this Strawberry Vegan Ice Cream was a huge hit.

Abby Phon
August 23 2013

Grilled Peach & Avocado Salsa (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

Last night, I wanted something healthy, super tasty, and quick to kick up my dinner. I picked up what was fresh, local and looked best in the market...

Abby Phon
July 12 2013

Get Gorgeous, Naturally! 5 Ways To Detoxify Your Skin Care Routine

You spend a lot of time thinking about what you put *in* your body, but equally important is what you put *on* your body. Your biggest organ (and for...

Abby Phon
June 19 2013

Clean Out Your Pantry To Live Healthier

Spring is FINALLY here! It’s the perfect time to clean which, typically means spiffing up clothes closets and other cluttered area, but what about...

Abby Phon
May 3 2013

You Can Have Gorgeous, Non-Toxic Nails

I’ve always been extremely sensitive to that horrible toxic aroma that hits you when you walk into a nail salon. I’ve always thought that if something...

Abby Phon
February 18 2013

Never Waste Food Again! 10 Tips To Use Your Leftovers

As a child, my parents often reminded me that there were starving children in the world, so I was told to either finish my food or don't take so much.

Abby Phon
January 16 2013

Pumpkin Quinoa Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Got leftover pureed pumpkin? Besides whipping up a delicious smoothie, here’s another great way to enjoy your seasonal squash. These pumpkin quinoa...

Abby Phon
December 11 2012

Vegan Egg Nog!

Do you love the flavors of the holiday season, but not the way you feel after indulging in heavy sugary treats loaded with dairy? If you’re guilty...

Abby Phon
December 7 2012

Easy-to-Make Cinnamon Pumpkin Smoothie

A client just asked for a healthy recipe to capture the flavors of this season's comfort foods, without all the sugar and fat traditional recipes seem...

Abby Phon
November 29 2012

Apple Chips!

Apple chips are a great (and healthy) seasonal fall treat. They're so much better for you than potato chips or pretzels.

Abby Phon
November 13 2012

Halloween Candy Re-Mix: Mounds and Peanut Butter Cups

I LOVE candy! Or at least I used to. My sister likes to remind me that I could hear candy being unwrapped a mile away and come running. However, now I...

Abby Phon
October 28 2012

A Caramel Apple That's Vegan and Gluten-Free

I typically only eat a caramel apple once a year as a treat, because (a) it’s in season for a limited time; (b) I buy it at the apple orchard, which I...

Abby Phon
October 19 2012

Load Up on Antioxidants with Healthy Matcha Tea

There are a few things I’m passionate about such as rabbits (especially my 11 year-old-pet rabbit, PJ!), baseball (go Yankees!), and tea … especially...

Abby Phon
September 25 2012

5 Benefits of Tomatoes and 10 Recipe Ideas

Lately, I have been obsessed with the current fruit or veggie that’s super fresh and at its peak. Last week it was watermelon (ok, I’m still super...

Abby Phon
September 4 2012