What Mom Never Told You About Ambrosia Salad

Ambrosia is sweet magic stuff that was eaten by the gods! No, it is! Historically, ambrosia was the sweet stuff that Greek gods ate to stay powerful and immortal. Without it, they became weak and human-like. When most of us think about ambrosia, we think about Ambrosia Salad. But, here’s something you probably didn’t know. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Baking with Wild Apples

Have you tried baking with wild apples? We have several wild apple trees in our neighborhood. They grow wild in the woods and fields around where I live. I have no idea what variety of apples they are. They aren’t well taken care of and I’m sure they’ve been there growing wild for years. No […]

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 […]

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 […]

Simple Breakfast Ideas – Dragon Fruit Parfait

Finding simple breakfast ideas that are healthy can be a challenge. In the morning, I’m rushed for time. I’m trying to make sure that everyone gets off to work or school while starting up things for my work day. My normal go to breakfast on a busy day is yogurt and fruit. Sometimes I make […]

Minion Bars: Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Bars

You’re going to love these healthy peanut butter banana bars! With the kids home for the summer more, I’ve decided that I need to have a few more healthy snacks on hand for them. I would much rather make them a healthy snack than have them run to the store and buy something less than healthy. […]

Frozen Banana Coffee Frappe Recipe

I’m not sure that there is anything I look forward to first thing in the morning more than coffee. I’m one of those people that needs at least 3 or 4 cups to get moving in the morning. While I look forward to a hot cup of coffee on a cool morning, as the temperatures […]

Easy Mini Berry Tarts – Red White & Blue Dessert

These easy mini berry tarts are delicious! Did you ever notice that portion control is a challenge? Seriously. I occasionally splurge on a dessert especially on holidays and at family events. That piece of pie or piece of cake that ends up on my plate somehow manages to be much larger than one portion. It’s […]

Arroz con Leche Recipe: Mexican Rice Pudding

This Arroz con Leche recipe uses raisins and was inspired by the fact that the first week in May is National Raisin Week.  National Raisin Week is always the first full week in May which in 2015 is May 4 through May 10. There are lots of delicious recipes you can make that call for raisins […]

Salted Caramel Brownie Recipe – Gluten Free

Those of you who follow me on Instagram would have noticed some really fun photos from Boston last week.  I was very lucky to have been chosen to go on a trip to visit Boston and learn more about American Heritage Chocolate. I will have a post up next week sharing more about what I […]