Kara's Fruit Slush

Mediterranean Chicken Couscous

http://www.eggallergycooking.blogspot.com/2013/08/mediterranean-chicken-...I hope everyone is enjoying their last days of summer break.  Here is a quick, refreshing meal perfect for busy summer days full of fun in the sun. We ate this right after I prepared it at kind of a lukewarm temperature.  Then we ate the leftovers cool straight out of the refrigerator.  It was great both ways.Dairy-free notes:  This recipe can easily be made dairy free.  ...more

10 Easy School Lunch Ideas!

10 Delicious Easy School Lunch Ideas!...more

Household Planning Genius?

When I'm reasonably alert, don't have other things I'd rather be doing, and I'm looking at great ingredients and a clean kitchen, I really love cooking.  My meal planning each week reflects that, since I tend to pick out a few relatively ambitious recipes that involve a lot of different fresh vegetables and assorted other ingredients.  The thing I don't like about this, though, is that I end up with a lot of food waste.  A recipe will call for one scallion, the store will sell them in a bunch of 10, and I never think to c...more

Eating Healthy In College Is Not An Oxymoron

 Eating healthy in college is not an oxymoron.  It can be done.  It’s not difficult, it just requires a little thought and planning....more

Couscous Salad

Couscous SaladBy Lisa Montalva | The Gourmet Mom | www.thegourmetmom.comhttp://wobcmagazine.com/viewarticle.aspx?smid=6714&aid=26628#wobcmagazine...more

Paleo grain free, gluten free pumpkin pie "oatmeal"

 A paleo, grain free pumpkin pie oatmeal perfect for summer and the senses here...more

Weekend Treat: Light and Fluffy Baked Cinnamon Doughnuts

We are not big sweet eaters but when I found a doughnut pan for baking doughnuts I thought it would be fun for a weekend treat not to mention it sounded fantastic with coffee for my husband and myself. I thought that if I were going to do this, I would want them to be light and fluffy and not dense or cake like. After a few tries I got it right and these doughnuts are truly dreamy. This recipe can be easily increased for more as needed. Wouldn’t these be great for your next bake sale? ...more
I can't wait to try your recipe, Nicole. We hardly ever eat doughnuts none of us in my family ...more

Kid Friendly Kung Pao

Kung Pao Chicken is an American favorite but it’s usually too spicy for most kids. With a few modifications and using it’s traditional ingredients your family too can have this succulent and complex dish full of salty and sweet tastes. Serve with my Garlic Eggplant and rice to complete the meal. Servings: 4Prep Time: 15 minutes...more