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Eating healthy in Las Vegas. As the premier online Las Vegas Women’s Magazine, RECESS provides a community to learn and share information about eating healthy and being food conscious in Las Vegas.

I’m often asked, “Lacy, what is that you’re eating?” Generally, I don’t eat your typical brown bag meals. This isn’t because I’m a health nut but actually because I’m a major foodie! I need to...

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Making Your New Year’s Resolutions for 2014

December 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

As another year comes to an end and a new one is about to start, many people are making those New Year’s resolutions. There’s just something about starting fresh, wiping the slate clean, making a...

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It’s inevitable. Enjoying the holidays means we’re eating (and drinking) way more than usual. With a barrage of merry events leading up to Christmas and the New Year, plan on a major food and drink...

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Pumpkin Mango Chutney

Pumpkin Mango Chutney

November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Holiday entertaining is the way of life, at least for me. So, Fall recipes are a must since entertaining includes food — the most prominent being appetizers. Ever since my sister hosted a graduation party...

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6 Health Benefits of Pumpkin

November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of the reasons Fall is my favorite time of the year is because that’s when just about everything pumpkin can be found just about anywhere. Pumpkin coffee. Pumpkin bagels. Pumpkin candles. And pumpkins! I...

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Happy Non-GMO Thanksgiving

Happy Non-GMO Thanksgiving!

November 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s all in the name: Thanksgiving – a day to give thanks, a day to be thankful for the bounty of the autumn harvest — fresh grown, organic, pesticide free and Non-GMO food from the...

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Can Fast Food Really Be Healthy?

October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

That is the question I keep asking myself every time a big-time fast food chain “revamps” their menu or adds something that is supposedly more nutritious. But does that necessarily make it healthier to eat...

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Teriyaki Madness

Teriyaki Madness – Fresh Asian Grill

October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

I experienced the madness and will definitely go back for more. Since this busy mom of three is trying her best to get fit, it’s always nice to find a restaurant that has healthy eating...

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A GMO-Free Halloween

October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ghost, Goblins and a GMO-Free Halloween Witches, vampires & mummies.. oh my! As a child I was afraid of ghosts and goblins each Halloween. However, I had lots of yummy (and real) candy and treats...

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4 Tips to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you dreading packing on the pounds during the holidays? I use to feel like that when October hit after my third child was born. I bounced back right after when my first two babies...

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