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Heat Free Lentil and Walnut Tacos. Plus, Choosing Raw Giveaway Winners! by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food I’m pleased to be checking in quickly tonight to announce that I’ve picked five lucky winners of my book giveaway ! The winners’s names are Brian, Eileen, Shelle ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 8.3.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food   True to my promise , I can start this post with the following statement: it’s really good to be home. There’s so much to say about how nice it is to be back, bu ... Read on »
Goodbye to All That by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Tonight on my way home, I took one of my favorite walks. It’s the walk across DuPont circle around 9pm, in the summertime, when folks are draped over the fountain a ... Read on »
Raw Banana Oat Pancakes and the Fragrant Vanilla Cake Cookbook by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food One of the blogs that you might see me mention most frequently in Weekend Reading posts is Fragrant Vanilla Cake . While the title might evoke images of oven mitts an ... Read on »
A Choosing Raw Dinner Party at Suite Three-Oh-Six, NYC by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food It’s been a whole month, almost, since my book was published. I thought that having been on the editorial side of things would have made me an old pro at this, but ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 7.27.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hello, everyone. I’m still in the depths of pre-move commotion: trying to keep up with work and tie up loose ends before leaving D.C., saying “bye for now” to my frie ... Read on »
Vegan Peach Crumble Coffee Cake by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Image by James Ransom for Food52 It’s Saturday, friends, and that means you deserve something sweet. This week, I’m sharing a Peach Crumble Coffee Cake  in my New ... Read on »
Nine Product Finds for July by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food So the new rule is that I’m not allowed to make pronouncements about certain things becoming monthly blog traditions; remember when I was going to feature 12 new prod ... Read on »
Raw Cashew Banana Yogurt from Choosing Raw, Plus a Book Giveaway! by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food This is one of the recipes I’m most proud of from my cookbook . It’s tart, sweet, and satisfying, and it’s the sort of recipe that’s so easy and sensible that, after ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 7.20.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food   Hello, everyone. I hope you had a lovely weekend. This is probably the last weekend I’ll spend in D.C. that doesn’t involve packing, or living among boxes, which is ... Read on »
Beaming Organic Raw Superfood Protein Blend by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food In 2012, Lisa Odenweller–a self-described “ex corporate climber” whose health had declined between the pressures of parenting and her fast-paced career–opened a hea ... Read on »
Raw Banana Breakfast Wrap Trio: Original PB + Maple, Banana Chia Date Crumble, and Cookies & Cream by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food One of the recipes I was most excited to share in my book was my ultra-simple recipe for raw banana breakfast wraps. The idea couldn’t be any more basic: you place a ... Read on »
Peaches with Vanilla Ginger Cashew Cream and Pistachios by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food I really can’t think of a more ideal summer dessert than this one. It’s easy, simple, healthy, seasonal, and incredibly good, and I’ve been eager to share it with you a ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 7.13.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hi all! I hope you’ve had a good weekend. I’m writing from NYC, where I celebrated the book with some of my friends and family this week. Now the boy and I are taking ... Read on »
Shelf Stable Hummus from Pacific Foods, and an Easy Hummus and Red Pepper Breakfast Toast Recipe by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food I’ve been a fan of the Pacific brand of foods for a long time now. Regular readers might remember my review of the company’s BPA-free, baked and “refried” beans . P ... Read on »
Raw Chili Spiced Brussels Sprout and Pumpkin Seed Topping by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Have you guys come across Brussel Bytes ? They’re these delicious, dehydrated raw snacks made with shredded brussels sprouts, seeds, and seasonings (they’re made by t ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 7.6.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Happy Sunday! I hope that you’ve been having a lovely holiday weekend. My July 4th was drenched in rain, but the clouds parted yesterday and have given way to an ex ... Read on »
Book Celebration at JRINK Juicery by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food First of all, everyone, happy 4th of July! If you’re celebrating, I wish you a wonderful day. I’m in Provincetown, MA, with my boyfriend and his family, and look fo ... Read on »
Avocado, Grape, Banana, and Cilantro Green Smoothie by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food It has been a while since I posted a smoothie recipe on the blog. Smoothies, I think, are the kind of recipes we all start to take for granted after a while. Most of us ... Read on »
Weekend Reading, 6.29.14 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food What a week! Between the official release of  my cookbook , a wedding upstate, nutrition counseling, and the usual culinary adventures, I feel as though time has flow ... Read on »