Category Archives: Veggies

Chili with Butternut Squash and Swiss Chard

It’s officially cold!!  Time for big pots of slow-cooking, yummy goodness.  Like a big bowl of chili!  The chili I make these days has come a long way from when I first started cooking.  Back in the day, it had … Continue reading

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Black Bean and Roasted Veggie Tacos

It’s back to school season.  For some people that means hurry, hurry, hurry, rush, rush, rush!  With all the chaos that is this time of year, it’s easy to forget about dinner! Right?  Tell me I’m not the only one! … Continue reading

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Blueberry Spinach Oat Crumb Cake

Yes, really this is a thing!!!  Blueberries – yes.  Spinach – alright. Oats – uh huh.  Cake – yes, ma’am! Put it all together in one dish and you have a surprisingly tasty sweet treat!

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Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Say what!?!  Chocolate Avocado Pudding???  YES, YES, YES!!!!  This is straight up chocolatey deliciousness….full of does-a-body good avocados.  I double dare you to give this to even the pickiest eater and see what they think.

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Avocado Ice Cream

When I was a little girl, my Mom started her own company.  She would take me with her to run errands for the business.  And SOMEtimes we would say our favorite saying “When the going gets tough, the tough get … Continue reading

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Lentil Sloppy Joes

Today’s recipe is a fantastic twist on a classic kid meal.  Sloppy Joes.  Remember sloppy joes?  Did the lunch lady at school ever schlop sloppy joes onto your plate at school?  Well, eat your heart out lunch lady because these … Continue reading

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Healthy and Sneaky Carrot Cookies

Alright, if you haven’t noticed by now….I REALLY like cookies!  BUT I also prefer to keep my heart pumping properly and minimize the growth rate of my bum.  You know what I’m saying!?!  Today I have a recipe for some … Continue reading

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Red Pepper Candy

CANDY!!!!  Let’s talk about candy, shall we!?!  It’s artificially colored, full of sugar or high fructose corn syrup, and all kinds of nonsense.  Now don’t get me wrong….I was once a kid, and even in recent years, I’ve been known … Continue reading

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Roasted Garlic Protein Cauliflower Mash

My recipe today is CRAZY easy!  Seriously simple and really healthy!!!  It might sound a little weird but it’s delicious!  Let’s talk about it a second.  Roasted garlic = yum.  Cauliflower = yay vegetables.  Protein = yes please.  Here it … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Cupcakes with White Chocolate Frosting

Okay, I think I might be the only food blogger on the planet that is not bombarding you with cutesy Christmas food, gift ideas and crafts.  Bummer, huh!  Life has taken over.  BUT, the other day Miss Ava and I … Continue reading

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