Homemade Hummus & Zucchini Bites


We had some friends stop by for an impromptu visit the other evening…those are always the most fun because you don’t have the stress of planning and shopping and it’s an unexpected highlight of the day I didn’t have much in my fridge except for what we were having for dinner. Todd was smoking some [...]

Green Smoothie

green smoothie!

I just made a green smoothie that I drink quite often, so I thought I would post pictures of the process and share with you the BEST smoothie recipe ever!!  So healthy, sooo yummy!   Best Green Smoothie Recipe Ever! 5.0 from 3 reviews Print Recipe type: Smoothie Author: unknown Serves: 2 This is so [...]

My New Breville Juicer (and Cucumber/Onion Snack)

Breville Juicer Elite

I have a new best friend.  His name is Breville Juicer Elite!!  :) I loved my Waring Pro Juicer that I got from Target to initially get me started into the world of juicing.  After many, many delicious juices, however, a few things started happening.  First, it started to… well, it started to stink.  I [...]

Avocado Salsa – greening up your omega-3s

Yum!  Avocado Salsa!

  I rarely go a day without slicing into a creamy, dreamy avocado and throwing as much on to a fish taco or into a green smoothie as I can before my kiddos take off with the rest.  (Did you know that an emptied out avocado half can be converted into a boat for a [...]

Dilly Beans…I promise you can’t stop at one!


One thing that our family could not live without…our organic veggie garden out back!  Well, we might be able to live without it…but, we’d definitely spend a lot more money on produce throughout the year!  Plus, I don’t know why…but, homegrown veggies simply taste SOOO MUCH better than store bought veggies!  Maybe it’s because you know that nothing has touched them [...]

Grilled Stuffed Jalapenos

stuffed jalepenos

I got this recipe out of Lifetime Fitness magazine “Experience Life”.  We made them for our Memorial Day party and they were a hit…everyone asked for the recipe ! Grilled Stuffed Jalapenos Print Recipe type: Appetiser Ingredients 16 jalapenos 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese 1 cup canned black [...]

Spelt Peanut Butter Cookies

Spelt PB Cookies

These are delicious with just the right amount of sweetness ! I found this on www.ohsheglows.com ! (I didn’t have almond milk so I used hemp) Soft Peanut Butter Cookies Print Recipe type: Dessert Author: Jenny B Soft and moist, with lots of peanut butter flavor. Dip these cookies in almond milk for a delicious [...]