Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins – YUMMY!

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins – YUMMY!

In our house Sunday mornings are the only day that we truly have time to make and enjoy a nice breakfast together and I take full advantage.  The kids and I are always searching for new breakfast recipes and experimenting with something new on Sunday mornings. ...
Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Have you tried overnight oats before?  I have to admit when I first heard of eating cold oats I wasn’t overwhelmed with anticipation.  However I am always looking for quick, filling and healthy new breakfast ideas so I gave it a try.  That was a year ago and...
Lime & Cilantro Burrito Bowls

Lime & Cilantro Burrito Bowls

This is my newest recipe that actually started as an experiment:).  My kids wanted tacos and I had no tortillas on hand. I find it difficult to purchase tortillas anyway.  Many of the whole grain versions are loaded with “extra” ingredients.  I have found...
Back to School Lunchbox Essentials

Back to School Lunchbox Essentials

As we are busy preparing to send our children back to school it’s also time to prep ourselves with a school lunch plan. Last week I posted my Top 8 Tips for Packing Healthy School Lunches to get you started. Making sure that you are properly equipped to pack well balanced healthy meals requires a few essentials.

Top 8 Tips for Packing Healthy School Lunches

Top 8 Tips for Packing Healthy School Lunches

As our summer slowly comes to a close, the Back to School madness begins. Shopping for school supplies, school clothes, shoes, meet the teacher, open houses, after school activities……. and the list goes on. As if there is not enough to do, we are also faced with the inevitable task of actually having to feed our children while they are at school. Does it ever end??

Citrus Infused Vinegar

Citrus Infused Vinegar

If you haven’t noticed by now, I have a small obsession with vinegar. I use it in the kitchen, in the laundry room and even to mop my floors. Did I mention I also use it to get rid of ants? I rarely leave the store without a gallon of white distilled vinegar in hand. Really, what’s not to love – it’s inexpensive, widely available and it works.

DIY Veggie Wash

DIY Veggie Wash

Do you wash your fruits and vegetables before you eat them? In our home many of our fruits and veggies come from sources other than the grocery store such as the farmer’s market and the Matthew’s Hope chemical-free garden, located in Winter Garden.