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(Welcome) to Beccalani, my personal collection of recipes, stories, and goodies-- made by heart, picked by hand.  


Within these pages, you'll find what inspires me to go confidently in the direction of my dreams and live the happy and healthful life I've imagined. I hope you'll join me along the way!

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December 10, 2018

Holidays giving you stress?!  Try these High-Vibe Spiced Persimmon Cookies to add some serious chill to your festivities.  Cannabidiol (CBD), is the major nonpsychoactive component of Cannabis sativa (marijuana plant).  

I purchased my bottle of The Daily Hit, CDB oil from Cap Beauty in Fred Segal on Sunset Blvd. Unfortunately, it seems Cap Beauty has this product currently backordered online.  So your next best bet to source CBD would be to personally speak with a local dispensary about a high-quality culinary CBD oil, or I’ve heard good things about HempMeds from their review by E...

December 7, 2018

One of the best investments I've made to enhance my cooking arsenal is a Vitamix high-speed blender.  Despite the competitor's claims, you simply cannot get the same results when blending with a Ninja or KitchenAid vs. the Vitamix.  Don't get me wrong, I understand that not everyone out there is able to splurge on the power of a Vitamix.  I thought that was the case for me until I discovered that Vitamix actually sells certified reconditioned blenders!  Just like buying a car certified preowned, these refurbished blenders are guaranteed to function just like their brand n...

December 3, 2018

I may have mentioned this before but I have a childhood girlfriend Sivan, who is a real-deal professional blogger.  The woman is a genius and creates the most lovely luxurious, yet real content on the internet!  I had the pleasure of growing up on Maui with Sivan during our middle school days.  About 8 years ago we reconnected via social media.  Sivan has always been a dear friend and is so encouraging to me when it comes my kitchen creations and sharing my recipes online. 

I haven't sat down to post many food stories in quite a while and it was making me sad!  S...

August 10, 2018

Growing up I was never that into the idea of frozen meats.  My mom would pull out what I thought was a questionable item from the depths of the freezer and my sister and I would likely turn our noses up at the concept.  Oh, how times have changed!  Little did I know frozen proteins are not only amazingly economical and time-saving, but can be just as delicious as their non-frozen counterparts.  Kids can be such jerks sometimes, they don't know a delicious dinner when they see one! 

Sometime around my last round of the Whole30 I discovered a local farm in Temecula...

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