Feb 3, 2014

The Award Goes to …

There are 5 stages of a celebrity’s career. Who is ____? Get me ____! Get me a ____ type! Get me a young ____! Who is ____? I’ve been eating kale for years.  Decades. Passionately steaming, roasting, blending and juicing kale. I massage kale into salads and bake it into diaphanous chips. When speaking of […]

Dec 15, 2013

Winter Pickles for Winter Health

Our overall health and best digestion rely on healthy bacteria, so let’s stay healthy all winter long with naturally fermented pickles. We are not going to ignore those giant heavy winter root vegetables especially after carrying home 22 lbs worth in my winter CSA farm share. On my bike. In the snow! Eating seasonally and […]

Dec 1, 2013

Better Than A Flu Shot

These days we tend to eat very few foods. We have an idea that broccoli is healthy and so the only green in the fridge is broccoli. Or kale. Every day, all year, for every meal in every town and city. Now broccoli and kale are flown around the globe and trucked across the land […]

Nov 18, 2013

Smoothies Make You Fat – Ayurveda 101

I don’t care how healthy you believe your smoothie is. How many expensive, organic super foods you’ve lovingly blended with nut milks, global dried berries, hand-foraged seeds, grass fed whey products, heirloom oils and green lake-sourced powders. If its cold, thick, damp and wet then when you drink it, it’s still cold, thick, damp and […]

Oct 27, 2013

Don’t Live a Disposable Life

In 2005 my guy and I left hectic Los Angeles for a simpler life in a sweet house near Hilo, Hawaii. Our new life was a blessing and, I believe, the blessing of our yoga teacher Sri K. Pattabhi Jois who assured us, “Don’t worry soon you will have a house.” And through a sequence […]

Oct 8, 2013

Kiki’s Flu-Away Soup

Dear Friends Even Kiki gets the flu! I was resting and napping with homemade veggie soup  all weekend. I regret I did not make a video for you. I just was achy and as lazy as a person could be! Now I am up and about and planning…. big hugs! Here’s the Soup.. Kiki’s Flu-Away […]

Jun 9, 2013

Kiki Cooks Easy Black Beans – Secret Ingredient

Easy and healthy organic protein just for you. Only a few basic ingredients and then make the whole dish sweeter and yummier with this great Indian spice. Face it -everyone knows Kiki can’t keep a health secret, I just gotta share! My favorite organic health and beauty products are here . EASY BLACK BEANS  - Healthy […]

Apr 19, 2013

Kiki’s Top Picks – Organic Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Super Foods

So many of you asked me EXACTLY which products I use and recommend so I’ve put these lists together for YOU. Now you can easily buy the wonderful organic and natural products I have used for decades. Use. Share. Click. I’ve partnered with Banyan Botanicals and Amazon to bring you the best Kiki’s Picks. Your […]