Farmer’s Market Garden Pasta Recipe

This farmer’s market garden pasta recipe is the perfect vegetable based healthy recipe for busy nights. I try very hard to menu plan to stay on top of what I’m making each night for dinner. I write each meal idea on my planner so I remember to defrost meat in time to make dinner. Some […]

Easy Festive Fall Fruit Soup Recipe

This easy festive fall fruit soup uses fresh fall apples, pears, and cranberries and is a delicious healthy alternative to traditional fall desserts. While I love crisps, crumbles, and pies, they aren’t exactly healthy desserts for the most part. This fall fruit soup recipe is sweet enough to be considered a light fruit dessert without […]

14 Healthy Drinks Worth Pampering Yourself With

A 16-ounce soft drink has about 280 calories. A tall latte has 240 calories. If you’re not careful, you can easily drink away half your allowed calories for the day. There are healthy drinks worth pampering yourself with and now that I have a bit more me time, I can enjoy them when I unwind […]

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. […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Italian Polenta Bites & Gluten Free Biscuit Mix

This post has been sponsored and product was provided as part of my partnership with CLASSICO® and reCAP®. All opinions are my own. We love Italian food, but we don’t tend to do a lot of pasta dishes. My daughter is gluten intolerant so we avoid traditional pasta and she’s not that fond of the […]