Category Archive: Food/Recipes

Apple Pie Quinoa Breakfast Casserole

Been a while since I’ve posted a recipe. I had to share this one I found over at Healthful Pursuit.. It was amazingly delicious and unlike traditional not-so-good-for-you “casseroles” this one is packed… Continue reading

Chocolate Quinoa Granola and Double Trouble

I was craving homemade granola this morning and decided to come up with my own modgepodge recipe using ingredients that I already had here at home. The end result was really yummy –… Continue reading

Happy Fall

Being the first day of Fall, it’s no surprise that our eldest asked, “Can we drink hot cocoa in the morning since it’s the Fall?” I love that girl. “Sure honey – nevermind… Continue reading

Christmas in July….

  Kind of. I didn’t quite pull off the “Christmas in July” prep. that I like to tackle each year to help us to focus more on the true essence of Christmas when… Continue reading

Mediterranean White Bean Salad

Mom passed on this tasty recipe….and it gets gobbled up every time it’s in the house. Enjoy! MEDITERRANEAN WHITE BEAN SALAD 2 cans white beans, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup sliced green olives… Continue reading

Healthy can be Fun!

Eating healthy is important to us. Since it’s a priority around here,  we have slowly implemented more and more change over the years to support a healthy life-style for ourselves and our children… Continue reading

Good Eats!

    Lately….we have been trying our hand at some new and fun healthy snacks and “desserts” – some more activities to make us forget about the brutal heat out there. Just about… Continue reading


I love baking. Cooking….not so much, but baking is so much fun for me. It’s been a while since I’ve filled up the house with sweet aroma’s with all of the craziness around… Continue reading

Pumpkin Nutella Bread

  This just looks ridiculously good.   Pumpkin Nutella Bread 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 tablespoon cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoons nutmeg 1 1/2 cups… Continue reading

Monday Menu Musings

Here are a couple of incredible recipes for ya….one healthy, and one on the dangerous side (thanks Mary for tempting me with these!) Wheat Bran Cranberry Quick Bread (from Bob’s Red Mill) Ingredients… Continue reading