Homemade Pizza Pockets

Today, my sister and I ran some errands.  We found ourselves eating a late lunch/early dinner at a gas station because we were hungry and the food there was cheap.  I had a pizza stick.  I enjoyed it.  This brough back memories of cooking class in middle school.  I don't know why I don' t make these more often because they are easy to make and they taste good. Plus, they are better than Totino's Pizza Rolls.Pizza PocketsTools Needed: One baking tray.Ingredients:...more

Guilt Free Sorbet

Sassy Fruit Salsa - Raw, Vegan & Delicious!

http://milkandmarigolds.com/2014/06/27/sassy-fruit-salsa/ Sas·sy ˈsasē/ adjective informal adjective: sassy; lively, bold, and full of spirit; cheeky. ...more

Guilt-free Nuts & Seeds Toffee Squares

Remember these granola bars from JK Gourmet? My first bite of the nuts & seeds flavor was heavenly....more

Healthier [and cheaper] Iced Cappuccino

I am a coffee drinker and most days I have reduced my intake...But some days I just need that ...more

Couscous Salad with Chermoula Dressing

During teacher appreciation week at N’s school. I volunteered to bring in lunch one of the days and after a few questions to his teacher regarding her likes and dislikes, I figured I would make a couscous salad as it keeps well and tastes great at room temperature. I did get over my end of the school year symptoms ( read fear, with all three home ) long enough to make the lunch !! I think the idea of a brand new ……..guinea pig, if you will, pushed me up from the doldrums for a bit ! Ms....more

Tomatillo Salsa

Tuna and noodles from scratch

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Juicing with a Vitamix and a nut milk bag

 Do you ever buy pure fruit or vegetable juices? Juicing is great for me, personally, because it helps me get more vegetable vitamins than I get from diet alone, while reducing the bulky fiber that can be difficult for my body to process with my history of digestive issues. I don't own a juicer, but I DO own a Vitamix....more