Okra is a real popular dish down here in the south. My mother always loved okra every which way from boiled, to sautéed, to fried. I, on the other hand, was more picky about which okra recipes were acceptable. I didn't like the mucilaginous, slimy nature of certain okra recipes even though my mother assured me that it was good for me and tasted good too! Today, I want to … [Read more...] about Okra Patties From My Pinewood Kitchen
Have you gotten into sheet pan dinner recipes yet? I really love this new fad because it is so easy to prepare dinner meat and veggies all on one tray and oven roasted food just tastes so good! Today I am happy to share a really delicious sheet pan recipe with you from Toby Amidor, nutrition expert at FoodNetwork.com and best-selling cookbook author. Toby's … [Read more...] about Sheet Pan Dinner Recipe: Chicken Drumsticks With Artichokes And Onions
I love healthy cooking that tastes good and is quick and easy. As someone who is health conscious and a busy mom, it just makes sense. That is why I love recipes from Holly Clegg. She has seven cookbooks and has sold over 1.5 million copies! Her Too Hot in The Kitchen cookbook (affiliate link below) features 200 simple, easy recipes plus fun women’s quotes to inspire eating … [Read more...] about Easy Feta Spinach Stuffed Salmon Fillets
I just love vegetables and my kids do too. It is all about how you cook veggies to let their natural flavors shine through but still enhance them and compliment them. If way-too-long cooking times and strange ingredient lists always seem to stand in the way of healthy cooking for your family, you will love the recipes from the revised and expanded version of the … [Read more...] about Citrus Oven Roasted Asparagus Recipe
We all want to eat healthier, right? I mean, we know that the nutrients we consume are the building blocks for our body and our health. It is just a matter of knowing healthy recipes and which foods to eat more of. Well, you can never go wrong eating more veggies and fruits. That's why I was excited to hear about the release of the new book, Simple Green Meals: 100+ … [Read more...] about Healthy Cereal Bar Recipe: Almond Butter Crisps
Healthy eating along with a healthy lifestyle are important to leading a happy, healthy, active life. Let's face it, we really are what we eat. Naturally as a parent we want to feed our kids healthy food but sometimes we experience push back from kids that won't eat their veggies or we may just run out of ideas. Well, here to help you with the later problem is a new book … [Read more...] about Fun Healthy Snacks Kids Will Eat!
Instant pot cooking is all the rage these days. They are known for speeding up your cook time and being especially useful to busy parents who want to provide a home cooked meal in less time. Today I am happy to feature a recipe from the brand new cookbook, COOKING WITH YOUR INSTANT POT® MINI, by Heather Schlueter (affiliate link below). You may be familiar with her blog, The … [Read more...] about Instant Pot Blueberry French Toast Casserole Recipe