Archive For 2010

Merry Christmas to all…

Hi guys and gals! Just wanted to take a moment to wish each and every one of you a very Merry CHRISTmas!   Hope you have wonderful, cozy celebrations with family and loved ones.  Enjoy your feast(s).  If Maximized food is on the menu, all the better! :) Many blessings, Elise Print this blog post

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Homeward Bound

Dave and I have been staying with our dear friends Dr. Drew, Lyra and family in Eau Claire, Wisconsin for the past month.  Now we are finally venturing home for Christmas after about 5 months total of nomadic living.  We’ve been all over the map since August, and it’s only going to get better in…

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Gluten FREE Fluffy Pancakes

Here is a delicious recipe that I hope you can utilize on Christmas morning.  I know growing up pancakes were a treat we only enjoyed on Christmas morning.  I’ve been attempting to perfect my pancake recipe for some time now, and I’m finally satisfied with this one.  I’ve also made it with finely ground almond…

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Chickpea Stuffed Cucumber Cups

At a party a while back (it was a cocktail party, I had to wear a dress, which I don’t necessarily enjoy so to distract my mind from the uncomfortableness, I focused in on the food tables looking for ideas!), they had these little things I thought were hummus stuffed sushi.  I took a bite,…

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Grasshopper Pie

Christmas is almost here, and to finish off my 12 days of Cookies, I introduce to you the raw Grasshopper Pie.  This pie is a combined spin off of my Key Lime Pie and Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake.  You really can’t go wrong with this beautifully perfect layered pie of chocolate, vanilla and mint.  Smooth and…

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"Candy Cane" Macaroons

Continuing on with my three newest Christmas inspired dessert recipes in honor of my 12 days of Christmas Cookies post… I got the initial idea for these delicious Christmas cookies from a friend’s party, where she served these: Her version of candy cane macaroons.  I had but a small bite, just to experience the taste…

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Peppermint Bark

Excited for 12 days of cookies?!  I am!  Most of the recipes I   L O V E   for Christmas are found in Season’s Eatings holiday ebook & menu planner — on SALE this month for $9.99!  I also have three new Advanced Plan creations for you: Peppermint Bark, “Candy Cane” Macaroons and…my most superlative…

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Christmas Cookie Day!

‘Tis the season to bake (and eat) cookies & sweet treats.  Here are 12 of my all-time holiday favorites, one for every day of Christmas!  Most of these are holiday classics converted into Maximized Living Advanced Plan doables by yours truly.  Some are my own creations fit for this jolly time of year!  I’ve had…

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Healing Cuisine 2010 Holiday Gift Guide

Hi all! I have been asked in several emails about Christmas gifts and what to get for your loved ones.  I’m going to break down some of my top favorite gift ideas for you.  These are wonderful gifts to give any Maximized Living foodie or anyone interested in health & wellness.  Dave and I own…

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