Vegan and Gluten-Free: Chocolate Buckwheat Ice Cream Sandwiches

I wish I had an awesome story to tell you about ice cream sandwiches, but I don’t really. I remember in the summers of my youth, I would go downstairs to the “big” freezer and grab one for dessert after dinner. They were meh; these ones are better. That’s it. That’s my awesome story. Sometimes, I just can’t tie in a recipe to a life event, as hard as I try (and I have a lot of stories!). I’ll probably think of one just as I post this--Murphy’s law!...more
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Best energy bars for the 'mungries': Munchies cravings plus hunger

It's a common problem:  It's not meal time, but your stomach is grumbling: "Feed me, feed me." You've got a case of the munchies. We like to call it "munger" (munchies plus hungry). And we also like to keep healthy snacks on hand just for those "mangry" situations. What works? We recommend keeping a variety of options on hand. Protein bars can satisfy your "munger" but it's important to read the labels. Look for ones that are low in sugar and high in protein. Among our favorites:...more

What's Your Favorite Yogurt? Join in the Taste-Off!!

Thanks to Yoplait for sponsoring today's discussion......more

Thrive Chicken Curry in a Hurry

Need dinner in less than 30 minutes? Try this one, you won’t be disappointed. If you like chicken curry, this quick meal will leave you wanting more. A little spicy with flavors of pineapple and red pepper, it’s delightful! I love curry and could eat it every day! Well, a few times a week for sure....more

Coconut Zucchini Bread

COCONUT ZUCCHINI BREADPosted by Let's Have Mixture in Breads, ...more

A Taste of the Mediterranean: Herb Baked Fish and French Potato Salad

Several weeks ago, I decided to try cooking some Mediterranean style meals for me and my husband. I'm not sure how it happened, but over the years he became the family chef and I admit it, I took him and his cooking skills for granted! He was more than happy to get out of the kitchen and be on the receiving instead of the serving end for a change....more

Black Bean Hamburgers

Did you know 1 cup of black beans has 15 grams of protein and doesn't contain the saturated fat found in meat!?! Try these Black Bean Burgers for a healthy alternative!! You can also make these dairy/soy free!!! #yumm...more