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 [...]

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 [...]

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Bars

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As promised…Chocolate Coconut Pecan Bars! These are wonderful little snack bars…or maybe dessert bars?? I’m not sure how to categorize them because they are SO DIVINELY YUMMY! Honest to goodness…when you taste these you’ll be shocked at how delicious they are considering all of their healthy ingredients! Everything comes together to create a chewy, chocolatey, [...]

A Healthier Granola

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Baby it’s COLD outside!! We don’t get to say that often here in Austin…we definitely have more hot weather than cold weather around here…so I’m actually enjoying the chilly air outside. Granted, I’ll probably be tired of it in a week or two…so, hopefully it won’t last too terribly long. I wanted to share a [...]

The Ugly Truth – Day 5 of Engine 2!

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Hi Healthy friends! Today is Day 5 of my Engine 2 Diet so I thought I would let you know how it’s going!  :)  I started my Diet on Friday, but went to get my blood work done last Wednesday. I finally got the results yesterday. They are ugly! If you read the Engine 2 [...]

So Delicious Greek-Style Yogurt ~ Vegan Peaches & Cream Muesli and Vegan Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

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I’m in LOVE…no really…in LOVE with So Delicious Dairy Free’s NEW Greek-style yogurts!! We are so grateful that So Delicious sent us some samples of this new product…that’s just beginning to roll out onto store shelves…in order for us to review them. Seriously…how cool is that?!? I love being a HealthyMamma! I was lucky enough [...]

Acorn Squash Soup, Roasted Beet Hummus and Butternut Squash Hummus

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Happy Sunday !!! I’m so excited to be in the kitchen all day and watch the Dallas Cowboys game…football, food and fun…a typical Fall Sunday around our casa Today, I made another batch of Melissa’s Ladybug bars…my kids SCARFED down the first batch so I made a double batch this time so I can freeze [...]

Roasted Tomato Soup & Ladybug Bars

Roasted tomatoes, garlic and onions

  Happy October everyone (well ok technically it’s Saturday but I am mentally already in October) !  Our household is in full swing HALLOWEEN mode ! Kids and I just finished decorating the house … it’s one of our favorite holidays … well besides Thanksgiving and Christmas … speaking of, I never changed my doorbell [...]