Category : Recipes

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We have been trying to eat more salad around here.  I wanted to whip up a quick and easy salad dressing.  Here is the recipe I came up with: 1 t sugar 1 t minced garlic 1 t dijon mustard 1/2 T Wildtree Scampi Seasoning 4 oz. rice wine vinegar 2 oz. Wildtree Natural Grapseed …
I came up with a new smoothie recipe this morning! Yum! Here it is: 12 ounces of water 4 – 8 tablespoons of protein powder half of a frozen apples frozen banana Tablespoon organic peanut butter dash of cinnamon Blend & enjoy!  
  Dr. Sears says that toddlers, children, and even adults like to graze throughout the day.  When you think about the fact that our stomach is the size of our fist, this makes sense.  My kids are always telling me they are hungry.  They constantly ask for suckers, candy, and ice cream.  We do keep treats …
Hi.  I wanted to talk a bit about Pho.  It is a delicious Vietnamese noodle soup that is made up of broth, rice noodles, herbs and meat.  My mouth is watering just thinking about this soup.  And the smell!  Thankfully there are a couple Vietnamese restaurants within driving distance to where we live and we …
  I have started using protein powder in my smoothies as a meal replacement.  I really like Billy’s Infinity Protein.  Here is my basic recipe for a protein smoothie: 16 ounces almond milk 1 frozen banana 2 tablespoons Billy’s Infinity Protein 1 tablespoon PB2 powder (dry peanut butter) 1 teaspoon Billy’s Infinity Greens 1 teaspoon …
Today we celebrated my oldest son’s 6th birthday with a Lego themed party.  I found TONS of ideas on Pinterest; scaled it back a lot though since I’m not mega crafty.  I wanted to share the end product of the marshmallow Lego man pops  that I made.  I found the directions on the Living Locurto …
You may be asking yourself why there is peanut butter in a salsa jar! This is fresh peanut butter that my husband just made.  We use whatever jars we have on hand With 3 kids in the house we go through a lot of peanut butter.  A lot of peanut butter! We typically go through …
I don’t know how it happened.  I am obsessed with kale chips.  It is pretty funny because we tried to grow kale at our old house.  At that time, I hated kale.  And we had bushels and bushels of the stuff.  Somehow I acquired a taste for it and I can’t get enough.  Maybe my …
My kids love muffins! I can get them to eat just about anything if I make a muffin out of it! Here is a recent favorite. These things will not last very long in my house. Oat & Carrot Muffins Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups grated carrots 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup applesauce 1/3 cup …
I love a green smoothie. Here is my go to recipe for a good smoothie. 12 ounces L & A Pineapple Coconut juice (I can usually find this at Meijer) 2 cups baby spinach half a lemon – juiced Small sliver of fresh ginger (I like to cut my ginger root and freeze it so …
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