Easy Hot Chocolate

Organic Dark Chocolate Coconut Mousse

Here’s a recipe I created for a client in a private lesson, a great springboard for luscious variations of organic hot cocoa, or shall I say hot cacao. We used (raw) cacao powder, instead of (roasted) cocoa. Feel free to add spices like a dash of cinnamon, cayenne, and/or 1 teaspoon of super foods like maca and lucuma for a boost of energy and more YUM! Continue reading

Blueberry Acai Buckwheat Pancakes

Strawberry Pancakes made with teff flour

YUM! Quick and easy, delicious, organic, pancakes to start your day. Gluten-free buckwheat flour combined with super foods lucuma, acai, blueberries sweetened with maple sugar is a treat and one of my favorite meals to start my day.  Continue reading

Recipe First Aid

At Esalen, Leslie Stirs chopped fresh herbs into a saladWhen a recipe goes awry…. fixing mistakes in the kitchen…

Mistakes happen even to the most experienced chefs but that’s how new recipes get made… Recently I was cooking for a client, who does not eat garlic or onions. So I explored a new spice Continue reading

Organic Personal Chef

Super Sweet Roasted VegetablesThis Fall, I am happy to be home cooking with my local organic harvest for vegetarian dinner parties, cooking up fresh organic vegan feasts for private clients, yoga teacher training and  consulting with clients on eating their way to strong bones. I am accepting new clients. Please contact me by phone: 413-259-1695 or email me to book your party, your private wellness consultation or create a menu that I can cook for you:  leslie@lesliecerier.com Continue reading