Category: Snack

Date Wraps

I love creating healthy snacks that are quick and easy to prepare and packed with nutrition. These date wraps cover all the bases. Dates are an excellent source of quick energy and are easily digestible. Walnuts are high in Omega-3 fatty acids, copper and manganese. Pecans are a great source...

Zucchini Pizza Bites

I have to admit, when I saw a recipe a few days ago for zucchini pizza bites, I loved the idea but wasn’t certain my guys would eat them. But when I unpacked my CSA basket yesterday and found five zucchini inside, I knew I just had to give the pizza bites...

“Cheesy” Kale Chips

I’m always looking for a way to slip more nutrients into our diet, especially protein. As a mom to two very active boys, it’s on the tip of my radar. Which is exactly why I love this recipe. Kale chips are amazing on their own, but the addition of the...

Homemade Tortilla Chips

I’m always on a mission to take a conventional snack or meal I think my boys will like and give it a healthy makeover. Sometimes it’s just a quick ingredient swap, and other times it’s a bit more of a challenge. But in almost every case, they end up liking...

Healthy Queso Dip

Truth be told, this recipe actually began as the “cheese” on my vegan “cheesy” kale chips. I have always loved that cheese and have been known to lick the spatula and run my finger around the top of the Vitamix before washing it. It’s that good. And that is how...