Grapefruit Salsa

Thanks for tuning in on our last day of the Grapefruit highlight! Tomorrow we will be starting a new food which will be Carrots. In honor of the Jess Ainscough passing. If you're a sweet and spicy type of tastebud - I think this is a good mix for you! The grapefruit tremendously lightens up the flavor palette here. I would say its comparable to a mango habanero sort of deal, but not that intense....more

6 Homemade Spins on the Shamrock Shake

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, and for many of us, that means it’s Shamrock Shake season. If you’re too embarrassed to hit the McDonald’s drive-through—you may have food blogger cred to maintain, after all—we’ve rounded up six recipes to help you get your fix. From boozy to healthy, BlogHer’s food bloggers have you covered. There are even recipes for Shamrock Shake-inspired cupcakes and a layer cake. ...more
That looks delicious! I love the shake that McD's does..oh yumminess! :)more

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Recipe2/4/2015...more
Wonderful!  Definitely give it a try - the roasting process brings out  the awesome nutty flavor ...more

Quinoa Almond Breakfast Bites

With these protein filled breakfast bites you’re sure to have a spring in your step today. I'm pretty excited about this breakfast idea.  I'm always looking for reasons to spend time together and making these with a friend is a great way to get started. Also did I mention there's chocolate?...more

Halibut with Garlic Lemon Butter

I know I've been posting a lot of recipes lately, but I've been doing a lot of cooking this week! And this one is so good, I must share it! Yesterday for Valentine's Day my husband and I stayed in and cooked a nice meal together while my in-laws watched our kids for the night. (I know... we are spoiled). We cracked open a bottle of bubbly, lit some candles, and sat next to each other at our own dinner table....more

Looks Like Gravy, Tastes Like Pudding

Today, when I opened up one of my kitchen cabinets, I noticed all of my “good intentions” baking supplies. “Good intentions” meaning that I had good intentions over the holidays to make all sorts of cookies and yet, there the supplies still sit....more

Valentine's Day Goji Berry Bark

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and if you are anything like me, you are trying to come up with an easy Valentine's Dessert.  And when I say easy, I mean minimal ingredients and minimal fuss.  I'm all about decadent chocolate cakes and puddings, but sometimes I just want some chocolate (and wine).  This Goji Berry Bark recipe is adapted from the Practical Paleo cookbook and comes together in a matter of minutes. Valentine's Goji Berry Bark...more

Slow cookers - saving you time, stress and mess!

Crockpots. People LOVE crockpots in the winter, so that they come home to alluring aromas of beef stew and visions of a candlelit dinner that was made while they were away working.  I'm here to tell you that crockpots are more than just a 'once in a while' occurence in my home.  In fact, I use the crock pot at least 4 times per week!Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat??? How can anyone love stew that much???...more

7 Homemade Veggie Burger Recipes Better Than Anything From a Box

I like veggie burgers. What I don't like are the store-bought ones that come with a laundry list of ingredients. Yuck! Here are seven of my favorite veggie burger recipes, and I hope you try them.  1. Red Bean And Almond Butter Burger ...more

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Berry Cookies

Just 7 ingredients and 30 minutes is all you’ll need to enjoy these made from scratch peanut butter cookies. I can see it now, you, baking homemade cookies. It’s good stuff!I wish I could say this was my grandma’s recipe for peanut butter cookies. You see when I was little she would make these crispy, flat, oh so full of butter and sugar peanut butter cookies that I loved to devour....more
Web to Succeed Thanks for trying this recipe! Hope you liked it!more