Coconut lime bites

  Summer is back, and so is my obsession with coconut and lime.Today, I decided to tempt you with a twist on coconut macaroons. They are crunchy on the outside, chewy on the inside, with a pop of bright lime… you’ll be loving me all summer, I promise!...more
What a unique combination; I may give these a try :) balancingcinderella.blogspot.commore

Chinese Chicken Salad

Chinese Chicken Salad...more

Chocolate Cake

Good Morning Everyone!Today is Friday! Yay! :DI felt like this month, the month of June, the time passes so quickly! Do you guys agree with me? Hahaha probably no and perhaps yes!...more

Yummy Chicken Spinach Alfredo Lasagna

I got the chance to try some Hooray Puree product and the opportunity to sneak some vegetables in a dish without the kids knowing.How cool is that?...more

Go Bananas!

I’m not the best cook in the world but I LOVE to bake. I was blessed with 2 AMAZING grandmothers who I spent a lot of time with and they taught me so much. I don’t bake as much as I would like, mainly because I don’t need to eat a bunch of baked goods. However, one thing that is a main staple at our house would be Banana Bread Muffins. Everyone likes them, they are good for breakfast or snacks. They’re even a bit healthy with the bananas and I sneak in whole wheat flour – don’t tell the kids....more

Deep Fried Crispy Crab Cakes


Poblano Chicken Fiesta

There is nothing better in summer than grilling up something delicious for dinner. Try this recipe for Poblano Chicken Fiesta, pairing marinated chicken breasts with roasted Poblano peppers for a little extra heat.  Cool things down with Pico de Gallo and Sour Cream and you have a perfect dinner entree that everyone will love....more

Apple Sauce: Homemade from Backyard Apples

I am originally from Hawaii so the idea of seasons, especially seasonal foods, still amazes me. This child like wonder along with an amazing green thumb has fueled my partner, Bubba, to grow an obscene amount of beautiful fruits and veggies.We are now starting to receive the fruits of his labor… almost too many fruits....more

Chia Seed Pudding

Chia seed pudding is so great for you. I was introduced to in once I started a more clean way of eating to help heal my body. Once everything came out clear from my MRI and blood work we are now figuring out that gluten, unnatural sugars are causing me pain and migraines. Silly huh?! Therefore now my Husband and I are working on a healthier natural way of eating.  ...more

Foodie Friday - Sauteed Mushroom Sauce

This is a go to dish in our home we have it on gluten free pasta, mashed potatoes, meat and as a side dish - from our table to yours!  Click here for the recipe ...more