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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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Looking for a dose of Lifestyle Medicine? We’ve got it!

Just recently I was having a conversation with a friend. She mentioned her situation, what she had been dealing with at work, at home, how she was feeling the stress of handling… She said she had finally gone to the doctor – looking for a solution. His response…. well,..I would like to tell you something…

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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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THE POWER OF AN ALTAR – Lets create one for you!

When I moved East, I left behind a most amazing West coast yoga community, my studio, my friends, my family, my side of the universe (and country) literally….. I landed in a tiny town, the middle of the mountains and the universe said, well …recreate me – lol… so I did. I am now surrounded…

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Easy Spring cleaning …? ME Please

By now,  this time of year, it is pretty clear why we all, including myself, feel the need to press the digestion/metabolism reset button and are desperately trying to figure out how without bringing our busy schedules to a total halt. Overindulgence post holiday rush, chronic stress that piles up, feelings of fatigue or sluggishness,…

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Oodles of ZOODLES and LIVE PESTO to die for!

I have to tell you, Its hard once the Spring starts to get me out of the garden, even harder to get me out of the kitchen.. but after meeting so many of you on retreat this Summer from Hawaii to Napa to Vermont and beyond – I can hear you all saying..” when’s the…

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LIVE Avocado & Lime soup

“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’” Said Robin Williams and I agree. Check out this awesome LIVE SPRING soup and you’ll be more than ready! LIVE Avocado & Lime Soup 1-2 Avocados ( depending on size) 1 Cucumber juiced 4 Celery Stalks juiced 2 Limes juiced 2 t Cumin 1 t Ground coriander…

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Arugula Pesto & Zoodles.. a FUN new twist on an old favorite!

I woke up this morning to a dusting of snow, Ah yes! Spring in Vermont 😉 … but have to say this past weekend I was sure that Spring had arrived. The farmers market had moved outside, we browsed, we shopped, saw bunches of hearty greens and radishes.. we were wearing short sleeves and sun glasses!!…

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FARM TO… Well this weekend it was FORAGE TO TABLE – how fun!

Yes, thats it. Organic is perfect, locally grown even better, Vermonters take it one step further foraging for….RAMPS – yes, in the Spring it’s whats for dinner! When you are here in retreat this June , July, August or September we will be eating as farm to table, Organic and as locally grown as possible with the…

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