Sahale Crunchers Giveaway !

Sahale Crunchers

Happy Friday everyone ! I’m so excited to announce our next giveaway as it’s one of my favorite products I’ve sampled! Sahale Crunchers by Sahale snacks.  These highly addictive almond snacks combine lightly roasted, sliced almonds with innovative fruit and spice combinations, including Almonds with Cherries, Apples + Maple, Almonds with Cranberries, Sesame Seeds + Honey, and Almonds [...]

Steel Cut Oat Crusted Salmon with Dill Sauce

salmonoats

I came up with this recipe for a Bob’s Steel Cut Oats recipe contest and it quickly became one of my family’s favorites ! I’ve always used this dill sauce but the oat crust is new…it gives amazing texture and added flavor to the fish ! Steel Cut Oat Crusted Salmon with Dill Sauce Salmon [...]

Musco Family Olive Co. Giveaway!!

Super Cute T Shirt!

Hi Friends!  It’s been a long time but please bear with us as we go through some growing pains.  ;-) As we get going again, we thought we’d start with a giveaway.  We hope to have many more in the near future!  :) For now, we’d like to introduce you to some delicious new olives [...]

Spinach & Mushroom Quinoa, Cauliflower Poppers and Kale Krunch Chips

Kale Krunch Kale Chips

Hello healthy friends !!!  So much going on since my last post…Spring Break, 1/2 marathon with Kim, tennis season underway…busy but in a good way I have been dying to post this recipe for a quinoa dish my brother’s girlfriend, Misa, made for us while on Spring Break (we made it twice that week and [...]

How to Help your Kids Maximize their Homework Time (and a Buckwheat Granola Recipe)!

I recently read this article from Better Homes and Gardens and thought it was great, so I had to post! Learning Verve – by Raven Snook Applications and attitude adjustments can make your home an optimal study zone.  Here’s how to make your kids maximize their homework: When summer ends, the stress begins-not just for [...]

Brunswick Stew and No-Bake Energy Bites

No-Bake Energy Bites

We having been gearing up for Spring Break around here…it can’t get here soon enough!  We are heading to the mountains in a few short weeks…for some R&R, a few days of skiing, and lots of cooking in between I have been looking through old recipes to get some ideas on what the menu could [...]

Lentil Salad – Healthy yet filling !!!

Lentil Salad Ingredients

So I’m on week 4 out of 12 of my 1/2 marathon training.  Don’t take this the wrong way, but I’ve always wondered why most people who run all the time are not always skinny.  Well now I know.  I have never been so hungry in my life (well besides my pregnancies).    I’ve been [...]

Skinny Tex Mex King Ranch Chicken, and Black Bean Fritters with Cilantro dipping sauce

King Ranch Chicken Mac & Cheese

I first heard about this recipe from a couple friends who read it in Southern Living magazine “King Ranch Chicken Mac & Cheese”….here is the original recipe if you’d like to try it.  I wanted to cut out the velveeta and condensed soup so I came up with a “skinnier” version.  I’ve heard the original [...]

Mamma Chia Giveaway, Roasted Veggie Enchiladas & Rice Krispie Balls

Roasted tomatoes and garlic

Happy New Year Everyone ! I was so ready to get back in the swing of things this week…kids back in school….gym routine…healthier eating…and then my family gets hit with the flu bug ! My son had it last week…hubby and I had it Tuesday and my daughter has it now ! Nice way to [...]

Broccoli & Brown Rice Casserole & A Fun New Years Eve Cocktail and Playlist!!!

Cranberry Martini

In honor of New Years Eve coming up … wanted to share this cute cocktail idea … I made it for our Christmas Eve party and plan to make it for New Years Eve again … OK maybe not so HEALTHY but hey it’s the holidays To make the ice block around a vodka bottle, [...]