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Heather Hands, RD

Specialty: registered dietitian (RD)
Seattle, Washington
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Apple Turnovers by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian I thought I'd pop in one last time before the holidays get into full swing and we're all busy having to much fun drinking way too many glasses of holiday wine to spend a ... Read on »
Homemade Chocolate Bars for the Holiday Season by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian It seems like only yesterday I was roasting a Tofurkey for Canadian Thanksgiving, eating squash, and getting all knee deep in pumpkin and everything spiced. That time ha ... Read on »
How to Make the Perfect Gin and Tonic by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Up until a few weeks ago, I'd been drinking gin with shitty ass tonic. There, I said it. And it's not like I've been sticking to the same tonic either. I've ex ... Read on »
Sage Roasted Cauliflower and Chickpea Pasta by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian All of the deciduous tress that have set their foundation into the lines of our property many moons ago, have once again lost all their leaves in preparation for another ... Read on »
Light and Fluffy Waffles with Chantilly Cream and Maple Pecans by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Growing up, we were a pancake and french toast family. My dad would make the french toast, I would make the pancakes. I remember the day I realized that pancake batter c ... Read on »
A Local's Guide to all the best Eats in Pike Place Market by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian This month, I am partnering with Expedia and their Viewfinder Travel site , to share my favorite spots to eat and drink at Pike's Place Market, here in Seattle WA. I imm ... Read on »
Triple Layer Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream Frosting by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian This is not just your ordinary, Sunday afternoon, need to invite my friends over so I don't eat this whole dang thing, chocolate cake. It's a very special cake, dedicate ... Read on »
Black Bean and Avocado Loaded Baked Potatoes by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian One of the perks to living in Seattle is our mild winter climate and lack of snow - delicious coffee, proximity to the mountains, clean crisp air, etc etc. I'll sh ... Read on »
Gingersnap Pumpkin Tarts by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian The benefits to celebrating Canadian Thanksgiving the second weekend in October while living in Seattle are 1) most likely, all of your friends will be available to spen ... Read on »
The Grilled Cheese Bloody Caesar by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian My life is now complete. Two of my favorite things combined. Grilled cheese and the bloody caesar. This wasn't even my idea. How could it have not been. I was out for di ... Read on »
Apple Cinnamon Rolls + A few Apple Picking Photos by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian It all started with a trip to the Christmas tree farm, November 25 2012. I was feeling sentimental that year. I was missing my grandmother, feeling as though her/our h ... Read on »
Tangy Beets with Fennel, Walnuts, and Chevre by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian It's been a bit of a transition these last few weeks. We've been trying to adjust to the new season, the rain has begun, the leaves are falling at an exceptional rate, ... Read on »
Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Muffins with Maple Cream Cheese Icing by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Yesterday I took my in-laws on a walk through the city, down the hill, over the highway, past the wooden boats, around the lake to Fremont, where we sat down at Fremont ... Read on »
Kale & Quinoa Salad with Apples, Pecans, and Cranberries by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Hi! Wow, does it feel like we haven't talked in ages? Just before sitting down here to tell you all about my last few weeks, I had to go back and read through my last p ... Read on »
Blueberry Crepes with Vanilla Ice Cream by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian When your day starts off with crepes, blueberries, and ice cream for breakfast, you can't help but think that although being a grown-up involves stressy things like ... Read on »
Hazelnut Cake with Fresh Mint Chocolate Pudding and a Creme Fraiche Whipped Cream by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Lets be honest here. We can do that right? In the last 3 weeks I have developed this unhealthy (yet very practical) obsession with online shopping. I think I've exhauste ... Read on »
Zucchini and Corn Parmesan Fritters by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian You guys, these corn, zucchini, Parmesan fritters are the most delicious and exciting thing that has come out of my kitchen this summer. After a major recipe fail that h ... Read on »
Raspberry Scones + a few pics from our Gulf Islands Getaway by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian After 5 years of marriage, still together, happier and stronger than ever, Brent and I decided to celebrate by spending 10 days in a car. We started the trip by driving ... Read on »
Sweet Corn, Peach, and Cherry Salad with Creamy Goat Cheese and a Lime Dressing by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian This Friday marks the day, five years ago, when I wore a long flowing white dress, hands clammy carrying a bouquet of the most vibrant pink orchids I have ever seen, wal ... Read on »
Sweet Cherry Pie + A Chance to Win a $50 Whole Foods Market Gift Card by Heather Hands, RD Posted in: Blog Posts in Vegetarian Here we are in the thick of summer. It's about the time of year when I realize that shaving my legs everyday is a must, because you just can't slack in that department i ... Read on »