Category: Recipes

Spiralized Turnip Fiesta Bowls

I’m a bit late to the spiralizing party. I began seeing recipes pop up online several months ago, but didn’t pay much attention to them. My kitchen is full of small appliances, and I just wasn’t sure purchasing a spiralizer would be worth the investment. I was wrong. I did...

White Bean and Kale Dip

I have to admit, this white bean and kale dip happened out of desperation. My 11-year-old loves to pack hummus in his lunch. I intended to soak chickpeas last night and cook them today in my slow cooker so he could take hummus in his lunch tomorrow. But I forgot, and was forced to...

Homemade Almond Butter

I get so many questions about nut butter … what do you use? Is peanut butter good for me? How can I choose a good nut butter for my family? I’m a huge fan of nut butter and it is definitely a staple in our home. We spread it on toast and...

Slow Cooker Black Beans

These slow cooker black beans are so tender and full of flavor, you’ll never resort to canned beans again! Black beans are a nutritional powerhouse. A one-cup serving yields 15 grams of fiber, 15 grams of protein, and a number of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory phytonutrients. Black beans are a good...

our favorite taco salad

Our Favorite Taco Salad

This is by far our favorite taco salad, and it is a staple in our house. It’s on the menu almost every week, and it’s my most requested recipe. I think the fact that it’s taken me so long to share it with you is because it seems so simple....