Homemade Fresh Cranberry Juice in 20 Minutes!

I love starting the day with a glass of homemade fresh cranberry juice because it’s such a healthy juice. They can help prevent urinary tract infections and some people even use it for type 2 diabetes, chronic fatigue, to prevent blood clots. Cranberries are loaded with antioxidants, vitamin C, and salicylic acid. You can see […]

Easy Hot Spiced Cranberry Cider Recipe

This hot spiced cranberry cider recipe is a nice change from apple cider. The vibrant red color makes it the perfect choice for holiday entertaining. I’ve been making this for a few years and have no idea where the original recipe came from. I’ve modified it a bit over the years to reduce the sugar […]

Guilt Free Easy Pumpkin Custard Recipe

Pumpkin pie is delicious but is usually made with sugar, gluten and dairy. Since Sarah is gluten and dairy intolerant and Marty is diabetic, I’ve been trying to come up with fall recipes that everyone in the family can enjoy.  This easy pumpkin custard recipe is dairy, gluten and sugar-free so it works for everyone. This […]

Chocolate Mocha Protein Shake for Coffee Lovers

Mocha is typically a flavor that includes coffee or espresso, milk or cream, and chocolate.  Being slightly addicted to coffee, a mocha is a very occasional treat that I allow myself. Your traditional mocha latte is not overly healthy. It generally has coffee, cream, and chocolate syrup when you buy it at the coffee shop. […]

Blood Red Mocktail for Halloween Parties and Entertaining

Marty and I don’t drink or serve alcohol to our guests. When we entertain, we like to offer a variety of mocktails instead. I had been trying to figure out a cute mocktail for Halloween that we could serve when I came up with this Blood Red Mocktail. I’ve made virgin sangrias in the past, […]

Pumpkin Overnight Steel Cut Oats for a Hearty Breakfast

One of the reasons that I love Halloween is because it means we have pumpkins again. I love pumpkin everything: pumpkin bread, pumpkin pie, pumpkin lattes. If it has pumpkin in it, I want some! You may also like: Instant pot steel cut oats Overnight oats recipe with yogurt Peanut butter coconut oil granola Pumpkin […]

Edible Halloween Craft – Bloody Eyeballs [No Artificial Coloring]

Why is it that every holiday includes foods that are dyed with artificial ingredients. I know, it’s fun to eat food that matches your favorite holiday, but I really don’t want to add artificial food coloring to my food. Thankfully, this edible Halloween craft – bloody eyeballs – has no artificial coloring at all. You […]

Easy Paleo Apple Butter Recipe in the Crock Pot for Fall

Have you ever made a Paleo apple butter? One of my favorite memories from when I was younger is going apple picking. I love everything about it including the smell of fall, climbing up and down the ladder to get the apples and the delicious, crisp taste of your first fall apple. Once you get […]

Blueberry Apple Cider Vinegar Drink Recipe

I’ve heard for years that I should be drinking apple cider vinegar for health reasons. People credit drinking apple cider vinegar as a cure for just about everything that exists. While I can’t find any concrete scientific proof that Apple Cider Vinegar is a cure-all, there are enough people who see results in their health […]

Baked Eggs in Portobello Mushroom Caps Recipe

You are going to love these baked eggs in portobello mushroom caps! I’m almost past the stage where I need to worry about back to school. I admit that after years of backpacks, crayons and stacks of forms to fill out, I’m almost ready for it. David graduated high school last year and he’s searching […]