Breakfast Cookies

It’s that time of year when everyone is busy with the added holiday bustle. There is always so much to get done before family gatherings and Christmas parties. Breakfast is one of those things for me that gets forgotten or skipped if I am too busy. I have learned if I...

Roasted Brussel Sprouts

As an adult one of my favorite vegetables is Brussel sprouts. As a kid I hated them. Everything from the smell to the taste. I didn’t want them, like them, or even want to see them. These days I am singing a different tune. I love them, but only if they are roasted....

Red Curry, Butternut Squash, and Leek Soup

It’s getting cooler at night. Sweaters and sweatshirts are making their way out of closets. Comfort food is a must when I have a day off to relax. That amazing feeling of snuggling under a blanket while watching a movie or enjoying a fire outside while eating a bowl...

Apple Pie Smoothie

Fall is here and the cooler weather is on its way! Since we usually do not get cooler weather here in the south, until November (or later), I like to make seasonal drinks and foods just to put me in the fall spirit. I love apples. They taste so crisp and fresh in the...

Broccoli Apple Slaw

Who else loves a good, cool, crunchy side dish? It's pretty much the perfect addition to any type of grilled meat which also makes it perfect to take to a gathering with friends. This recipe has healthy fats (walnuts, almond butter, avocado oil) which will help you...

Stuffed Pepper Nachos

Sometimes you just need a nice, simple recipe that will hit the hankering you've got, right? These stuffed pepper nachos cover the Mexican craving, the finger food craving and they're so fast (and customizable) that they're work well for a quick get together with...

Tricolor Grilled Potato Salad

This dish is a feat for the eyes. And anything that looks this good is going to taste just as good, right? My eyes have never led me astray! Bacon, jalapeños, potatoes and olive oil can't ever be wrong. This is perfect as a side dish to any main meal - even as simple...

Baked Breakfast Quinoa with Plums and Pistachios

It's July and that means there's a whole new list of produce that's in season. Woohoo! Eating produce that's in season will save you money and get you the freshest options. Win win, right? Often times, I like to expand my eating horizons and hunt for new recipes that...