Work Week Menu Plan: Staycation

I am off work this week and we are having a staycation! We plan on doing fun things with the boys each day as well as get this house organized. One thing I will work on is the freezer and […]

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Whole Wheat English Muffin Bread Recipe

This bread is full of nutrients with chia seeds, ground flax and sunflower seeds. The crunch of the sunflower seeds give it texture! A healthy bread for a snack or to accompany a meal. This recipe makes two loaves of […]

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How to Freeze Cherries

Last week when Whole Foods Market had cherries on sale for $1.99/lb., I came home with 5 pounds of cherries! This was a stockup price on cherries as I have seen them priced as high as $5.99/lb.! Cherries freeze well […]

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Try Something New: Crispy Green Crispy Fruit

I am always on the lookout for healthy snacks to take on the go. With two growing boys, it’s a must to carry snacks with you! My family and I recently tried Crispy Green Crispy Fruit. These are all-natural, freeze-dried […]

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Tahini: Stir, Drizzle, & Spread

Tahini has separation anxiety—or is the anxiety ours!?! When you see liquid at the top of the tahini container, don’t fret! It is simply the oil which naturally parts from the paste. Just stir it until thoroughly combined. Tahini can […]

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15 Fresh Peach Recipes

Peach season has started here in central Virginia! We love peaches and the ones I have eaten so far this year have been DELICIOUS! I thought it would be helpful to come up with a peach recipe roundup to help […]

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Work Week Menu Plan Week of 7/21/14

For the first time in six weeks, we had no commitments on the weekend! Ahhhh, it was wonderful! I actually baked, cooked and cleaned! Saturday night I made banana bread and an apple crisp using my canned apple pie filling. […]

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Uses for a Box Grater

How many of you look at a box grater and automatically think cheese grater? For the longest time I only considered using a box grater for cheese! Box graters come in handy for all sorts of things though! A box […]

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