KITCHEN

Essentials

Vitamix blender (basic and deluxe)

Chef's knife

Paring knife

BOOKS

Wellness Related

In Defense of Food

Food Rules

Eat to Live

Cook Books

How to Cook Everything Vegetarian

The Sprouted Kitchen

Oh She Glows

PODCASTS

We don't necessarily agree with everything in these podcasts, but appreciate their openness and commitment to wellness.

The Wellness Wonderland

10% Happier

RESTAURANTS

Seattle

Cafe Flora (a fantastic vegetarian restaurant that aims to make meat-lovers swoon)
Tilth (local, fresh, and delicious)
Remedy Teas (a tea lover’s heaven with gf and vegan treats)
Umi (authentic Japanese food))
Agua Verde (a University of Washington favorite — fresh Mexican that sources sustainably and whenever possible, locally)
Black Bottle (for the broccoli)
Cassina Spinasse (for special occasions)
Delancey (artisan pizza by a detail obsessed chef)
Nikko’s Gyros (a Magnolia delight that’s NEVER ON SUNDAYS)

Pittsburgh

Casbah (a restaurant full of warmth and seasonal selections — if you visit during ramp season you will be sure to find delights on the menu)
Soba (authentic Japanese, favorite of the Pittsburgh Penguins)
Girasole (in our old neighborhood with Italian food as authentic as the owner)

Salt Lake City

Zest (vegetarian food even non-vegetarians can love)
Omar’s Rawtopia (raw, vegan, and full of love)
From Scratch (a restaurant where everything, and I mean everything, is made in-house and from scratch)
Tsunami (sushi!)
Tea Zaanti (our happy place in SLC)

Spokane

Mizuna (amazing salads and soups)
Luna (a French country style atmosphere with tasty entrees)

Los Angeles

The Urban Oven (A Gwyneth Paltrow favorite and owned by our friend Lucia and her husband Scott. Fun fact: we were sauce and crust critics in the start and many of their website photos were taken by Skye)