Recently, I was challenged to try a new food. You know all those bloggers that try a new vegetable every week…well, I got stuck in a rut with buying the same groceries over and over and decided to try a culinary adventure and experiment on something that can be prepared Continue reading »
1 comment » | Appetizers, Gluten Free, Protein, Recipes, Snacks
This is my first year in the city during Halloween (yes, former country girl), so this year I’m excited for all the kiddos who may come to the door. And no, I’m not handing out anything healthy. I really don’t think a few sugar binges in a year can hurt anything.
However, while I might have a few Reeses peanut butter cups, I’m pretty sure that Continue reading »
2 comments » | Gluten Free, Kid Friendly, Low Carb, Recipes, Snacks
I am now in the position of packing snacks a lot. At home, you just grab whatever is lying around or in the fridge, but when you’re constantly on the go…you HAVE to pack snacks. Or else, if you’re like me, you find a little spot on the sidewalk and lie down because you have no strength to carry on.
You’ve probably gathered by now…I don’t like to Continue reading »
10 comments » | Healthy Living, Kid Friendly, Low Carb, Snacks
I know that kale chips are now old news in the recipe world, but crazily, I haven’t done a post about it…and I’ve been making these “chips” for five years. Kale chips are perfect for when you get the mindless “munchies” and don’t want to break the calorie bank. It’s a great opportunity to STUFF yourself with Continue reading »
5 comments » | Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Kid Friendly, Low Carb, Recipes, Snacks, Vegan
I’m curious. Are there even people who don’t like chocolate chip cookies? I mean, who would pick a cookie with raisins or nuts over a cookie with chocolate chips? Seriously. Do people do that?
I’m not against nuts or dried fruit in Continue reading »
17 comments » | Kid Friendly, Recipes, Snacks
I think I’ve stumbled on something amazing. Really, I’m kind of surprised that I haven’t seen this in stores yet, unless I’m an oblivious grocery shopper.
These are protein fruit rollups…or, fruit leather, that are loaded with protein and high in a fresh, fruity flavour Continue reading »
16 comments » | Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Kid Friendly, Protein, Recipes, Snacks, Vegan
Several months ago I started reading a book called “Trim Healthy Mama”. I was very impressed with their philosophy of food, wellness, and weight loss…it was extremely balanced, yet; refreshingly different than the other health/wellness books I’ve read in the past. Their viewpoints were similar to Continue reading »
21 comments » | Breads & Muffins, Breakfast, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Kid Friendly, Low Carb, Recipes, Snacks, Weight Loss