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The best TRUE Lemon 'Cheese' cake

The so amazing, ever changing, mouth watering raw cheese cake from True North retreats is quite possibly the most talked about dessert we offer when you are here. It takes on many shapes and forms  – depending on the season it will take on as many different flavors and variations. This Summer we even created…

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Lunch & Learn on Retreat – an education on CBD

Lunch and learn is the most amazing part of the day on retreat  – not only because we simply sit down to eat, take a second to chew, chat , digest but to:  learn about something – A dose of lifestyle medicine you can take with you! One of our Lunch and learn sessions always…

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In the True Kitchen – lets sauce it up…

Not til I started a plant based diet did I realize that most of what I was eating had little to no flavor. It was THE SAUCE ON TOP that I was addicted to. So you know what happened? I got to work at manifesting the same recipes that I loved, threw them on all…

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CBD Cabbage Crunch

Coming off an amazing SPRING EQUINOX RETREAT weekend at our new Vermont home base at The Summit Lodge in Killington Vermont This salad and educational afternoon about the health benefits of CBD, how it is curated and produced with the folks at Luce Farm is always a hit! Simple, satisfying, easy to make ahead and…

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Tricks to KILLER CRISPY KALE CHIPS

An amazing long weekend up north with good friends, a great cabin and nothing but the North East Kingdom of Vermont. We enjoyed nature, swimming, & general relaxing kept us busy. The trip was nothing short of bliss, but every time we hit the dinner table, however, there was a bit of a  trade off…

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SUGAR AND DIGESTION… hmm where it it hiding in your diet

This is HUGE and just one reason why on retreat you feel great immediately – EVERYTHING down to the salad dressings are hand crafted, locally sourced, nothing added – we don’t have to when the produces is that sweet! How Sugar Affects your Digestion.. and more

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5 Reasons WHY I drink Salt Water SOLE

There is a lot of advice out there on how to stay healthy these days.  So many miracle cures to whatever ails you.  And I have tried a lot of them over the years – trust me! From drinking olive oil and lemon juice to mashed up stems and berries…  The one thing that has made…

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How to make Cold Brew Coffee

As we enter ‘technically’  this last weekend of Summer – and prepare to  STRETCH OUR SUMMER by heading to HAWAII in October (and FEBRUARY 2017) I thought it might be a good time to share with you all one of my favorite things to enjoy ( BEACH SIDE) that being… COLD BREW COFFEE! Yep, I’m from Seattle so no matter…

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Cold pressing.. what? JUICE! Why is that so important?

So… I just had the best weekend ever That included some serious Vermont adventures, YOGA at BIKRAM YOGA MENDON, mountain biking, a day watching the kids at a horse show, some river jumping, and well good old hanging on the porch chatting COLD PRESSED JUICING! I know – call me crazy but I have the best…

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