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Cinnamon Spice Applesauce

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce

Slow cooked and sugar-free, this is the easiest applesauce ever!  Break out your crock pot and let’s get to it! Even if you’ve been making applesauce with white or brown sugar forever, I promise, you absolutely will not miss it in this applesauce.  The apples […]

Roasted Chickpeas and Edamame

Roasted Chickpeas and Edamame

Introducing my current favorite snack… roasted chickpeas and edamame. Loaded with protein and so super easy to throw together. I usually like to keep it simple and only season with salt and pepper but you could absolutely customize with all sorts of seasonings. Chili powder, curry, garlic […]

Dairy-Free Strawberry and Banana Smoothie

Dairy-Free Strawberry and Banana Smoothie

We’re on a smoothie kick lately and they’re not just for breakfast anymore. We’re making smoothies after dinner and enjoying them as a healthy dessert! And this vegan version of the classic strawberry and banana smoothie is definitely one of our many new favorites!

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

You know those days when you don’t want to turn on the oven or do any real cooking on the stove but you could really go for some good old-fashioned cheesy carb-loaded comfort food? I had one of those days last week and this mac […]

Peanut Butter Honey and Oatmeal Bars

Peanut Butter Honey and Oatmeal Bars

Need a healthy and filling after-school snack for the kids (or yourself)? With only three ingredients and no baking required, this is one of the easiest snacks to prepare! Even better is knowing exactly what you’re eating and that it’s not loaded with sugar like […]

Slow Cooked Mac and Cheese

Slow Cooked Mac and Cheese

Yesterday, as I was staring into the pantry and thinking of what to make for the kids’ breakfast, I realized we had a variety of partially used packages of pasta…. elbow, rigatoni, rotini, ditalini… you get the idea. I decided to first eliminate the mini farfalle and […]

Green Beans with Pesto

Green Beans with Pesto

Don’t you love how sometimes the simplest dishes can be so tasty? Our youngest turned three yesterday so I made some of her favorites for dinner last night.  Slow cooker mac & cheese (more on that another day), honey drizzled carrot fries (another big hit) […]

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce (Slow Cooked and Sugar-Free)

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce (Slow Cooked and Sugar-Free)

Are you ready for the easiest applesauce you’ve ever made?  Break out the crock pot and let’s get to it! Let me just first say, even if you’ve been making applesauce with white or brown sugar forever, I promise, you absolutely will not miss it […]

How to Make the Perfect Shirley Temple

How to Make the Perfect Shirley Temple

I don’t think there’s a girl out there who doesn’t love Shirley Temples.  This classic kids’ cocktail has been my older daughter’s favorite restaurant treat for years.  Just a few nights ago, we wanted to go out for dinner and gave her the honor of […]

4th of July Flag Toast and Watermelon Stars

4th of July Flag Toast and Watermelon Stars

4th of July food has historically been all about lunch around here, with leftovers available for grazing throughout the remainder of the day.  This year, we switched things up a bit by going out for lunch and saving the big All-American feast for dinner.  But […]


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