Best Pancakes EVER

Best Pancakes EVER

Pancakes are pretty easy to make. In fact, once I discovered just how easy it was to make pancakes from scratch, I felt pretty dumb for having made them from a “mix” for so many years! Seriously, there is no reason to be paying so much more for a pancake...
Flourless Brownie Muffins

Flourless Brownie Muffins

Confession: When I first saw the recipe for these brownie muffins on the Beachbody blog I was both intrigued and disgusted! 😉 The very idea of turning beans into a chocolaty dessert was somewhat repulsive to my sensibilities of what foods belong together. Ha! But...
Favorite Snack

Favorite Snack

After ditching processed snacks and opting for fruit more of the time, I found that sometimes taking a little extra time to “fancy” things up kept me interested in making healthy choices. Not that there’s anything interesting about unwrapping a sugar...
Sugarless Banana Bread

Sugarless Banana Bread

I was on a banana bread kick when we came back from our Disney vacation. I’d had a couple slices of good ol’ Starbucks banana bread for breakfast while away and yep, it’s yummy. 😉 But I also know it’s not really ‘healthy.’ I mean...
Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry Sauce

The last time I picked up our Bountiful Basket order I had an entire case (plus a couple bags) of fresh cranberries! Since I know that they are great for you, as long as there’s not all the icky added sugars, I wanted to start incorporating them into my diet a...
Real Thanksgiving Feasting

Real Thanksgiving Feasting

(not my photo) So last year when I wrote a Turkey-day post I was day dreaming about how how different this year was going to be. I envisioned us raising and butchering our own Turkey and eating lots of items from our very own garden patch. I don’t even remember...