Top 10 Tips To Fill Your Freezer In One Weekend

​Freezer cooking is essential for todays modern families. We simply don’t have time to cook EVERY night. Here are my top 10 tips to fill your freezer in one weekend.1.  Time management. Making 3-4 separate recipes in one day is ideal. It will leave you time to clean up and package everything without rushing.2.​  Look […]

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chefs knife kitchen tool

3 Kitchen Tools That Actually Save Time

Three Kitchen tools actually save time (especially if you are feeding a family).I am not usually a big fan of kitchen gadgets, but I am making an exception here. These kitchen tools have totally, absolutely, added value and convenience in my kitchen.If these aren’t currently in your kitchen, go and get them! After all, we […]

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Easy Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Easy Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Easy Homemade Chocolate Syrup, a simple alternative to store bought.I can’t exactly call this Easy Homemade Chocolate Syrup a “healthy” recipe. Its basically all sugar.That being said: I know exactly what in it​, and there are no crazy additives, chemicals, or food dyes. It also facilitates my kids eating twice the amount of fruit they […]

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  • January 28, 2016
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freezer breakfast

Whole Grain Freezer Waffles

Whole Grain Freezer Waffles, A Perfect Grab-And-Go Breakfast On Busy School Mornings.These Whole Grain Freezer Waffles are the PERFECT addition to you collection of fast freezer meals! Have a bag tucked away, and even the youngest of kids can help themselves by popping one of these straight from freezer into the toaster (or microwave).  Grab […]

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  • January 28, 2016
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martini recipe

Mama Needs A Cocktail (Clementine Martini Recipe)

This Mama needs a cocktail. A Clementine Martini To Be Exact.Raise your hand if you have half a box of clementines in your fridge. You plowed through the first case (so sweet, so juicy) but the gang lost their enthusiasm for the little gems about half way through this second box. Heh? Am I right? […]

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  • January 14, 2016
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simple lemon chicken with wine

Simple Lemon Chicken With Wine. Easy!

Simple Lemon Chicken With Wine, So Easy You Don’t Even Need A Recipe. Truth be told this simple lemon chicken with wine can hardly be called a recipe. When I make this, I eyeball everything and never touch a measuring instrument. Even though it is simple, simple, simple, it feels quite luxurious on a weekend […]

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healthy chocolate peanut butter truffle bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle Bars. One Part Energy Bar, One Part Decedent Dessert, Zero Parts Refined Sugar. These chocolate peanut butter truffle bars are sinful, rich, have no refined sugar, and zero flour in them.If you are looking to indulge a sweet tooth and dig going raw/vegan/gluten free, this recipe is the golden ticket.  I […]

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  • September 8, 2015
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coconut ginger fried rice. Fast healthy dinner

Coconut Ginger Veggie Fried Rice

This Coconut Ginger Veggie Fried Rice is hands down one of my kids favorite dishes. There are tons of recipes for fried rice out there, but I created a really pared down version that I think is super kid friendly.  Since I am using ginger as the only fresh spice I try not to skip […]

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  • September 8, 2015
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addictive toasty granola

Addictive Toasty Granola

Addictive Toasty GranolaThis. Granola. Is. Addictive. I have given you fair warning. It takes 10 minutes to mix, 40 in the oven, and man-oh-man is it worth the effort. Toasty, lightly spiced, crunchy, it is a total win and and super customizable. If I add fruit, it is usually some craisins, but I am happy […]

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  • August 24, 2015
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