Cheezy Broccoli Bites (Raw & Vegan)

Cheezy Kale Chips are the BOMB!!! Totally addictive in a healthy way! My only complaint is The "cheeze" will flake off the kale chips and makes a crumbly mess when you eat it.  Not to mention, you end up with kale ALL in your teeth.  Not very attractive.. I really love this cheeze sauce and came up with another way to eat it.   I made the same cashew cheeze sauce recipe and put it on broccoli.....more

Pesto Three Ways


Slow Cooker Carnitas

Carnitas are one of my favorite Mexican foods to make home. Carnitas literally translates to mean "little meats." It's a pretty accurate description of what it ends up being. Little chunks of tender and juicy meat. Traditionally carnitas are the left over pieces of pork that then fried in lard or oil.  ...more

Arugula, Pear & Raspberry Salad

This fresh summer salad is sweet, salty and spicy. It's like a party for your palate!Ingredients:5 oz. fresh baby arugula6 oz. fresh raspberries1 D'anjou pear, thinly sliced 3 oz. crumbled feta...more

Super easy Honey Cayenne Chicken

Chicken can be made in so many ways and you can add pretty much any flavor to it and it'll be good. I learned this from Melissa d'Arabian, The Next Food Network Star’s fifth season winner. I can really relate to her wanting to make food with cheap ingredients that still taste delicious and don't take too much time...more

NEW RECIPE on the blog. Easy Chicken Enchiladas!

The Family that Laughs TogetherClick the link above for the recipe.  So easy and yummy! ...more

Mini Muffaletta Magic

Mini Muffaletta Magic!mothersapronstrings / 7 days agoI was looking for a cold sandwich that was more than just a run-of-the-mill “sandwich” and came across this little gem on a recipe site....more

Easy Corn and Seafood Chowdah (A recipe!)

My kids and I spend every summer in the beautiful little seaside town where I grew up. In my town, truly local food often means seafood. Drive by the harbor all year long and you will see fishing trawlers and lobster boats going in and out of the channel. Weather watching is a community past-time and the politics of over-fishing and imported seafood aren’t just esoteric topics you read about in the newspaper. ...more

Cajun Chicken Pasta