Summer time is nearly here! This means that it's time to start thinking about all the summer fun and the summer foods that you will be eating and enjoying very soon. Today we'll be sharing two great recipes with you - Sloppy Joe's and Dirt Cups. Both recipes are not only full of flavor but are also easy to make, something every cook likes to hear. Sloppy Joe Sandwich … [Read more...] about Sloppy Joe’s and Dirt Cups – Fun Food for Summer!
Have you seen the New Newtons Fruit Thins? Let me give you the skinny in case you are curious. Newtons have been a wholesome cookie made with real fruit for over a century! Wowzer. That is success, so they are not changing their formula- the new Newtons Fruit Thins are still wholesome real fruit cookies but they are crispy! That is good news for those like my daughter … [Read more...] about New Newtons Fruit Thins
It's often a challenge for vegans and non-vegans to share a meal. In a restaurant, it's easy ~ everyone orders their own dish. At home, finding something to please everyone in the family is another story! As a vegan living with two meat- and dairy-lovers, I come up against this issue often, so I created this delicious, creamy version of macaroni and "cheese" a couple of … [Read more...] about Kid-Friendly Gooey Vegan Mac ‘n “Cheese” Recipe
I love coffee but I don't like to drink it every morning. I don't like to need anything, so I try to vary my morning beverage. I enjoy tea tremendously but it just isn't a coffee substitute for me because it doesn't have that full body, rich flavor most of the time. I am also familiar with Ayurvedic herbs because my mother has always like Ayurvedic herbs for the health. I was … [Read more...] about Organic Caffeine Free Coffee Substitute Ayurvedic Roast
This time of year we are not using air conditioner yet but we can already feel the heat! Our house seems to be the hottest in the evening so I like to cool off with a nice pasta salad for dinner. Quick and Easy Pasta Salad Recipe When I cook, I just throw in some of this and some of that so measurements will not be precise and you can feel free to adjust to taste or sub … [Read more...] about Quick and Easy Pasta Salad- It’s What’s for Dinner!
With March being “National Nutrition Month,” I am pleased to host an egg-citing Eggland’s Best (EB) Nutritious Brunch! I really do love eggs and I like quality ones. Have you ever compared the the appearance of certain brands and types of eggs? I have and I can see the difference. My grandmother always had chickens when I was growing up and I used to bring them our … [Read more...] about Eggland’s Best Egg Brunch Recipes and Egg Tips
Sports drinks have been getting a lot of bad press lately. Google the subject, and you’ll find a myriad of newspaper articles and blog posts “exposing” sports drinks for what they are—water with sugar and a little artificial coloring. But it’s no surprise that sports drinks have sugar in them; that’s something that’s never been hidden. The real question is, will that extra … [Read more...] about Sports Drinks for Kids: A Do or a Don’t?