Whole Wheat Banana Zucchini Bread

Aug 19

Whole Wheat Banana Zucchini Bread

I found this recipe for Whole Wheat Banana Bread but I decided to change a few things to make it my own.  I had some zucchini that needed to be used.  We all know that fresh produce does not last long so everything that I make right now has zucchini it it The original recipe did not call for zucchini but I decided to throw in a cup.  The result was very good....

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Mexican style Quinoa

Jul 08

Mexican style Quinoa

I tried out a new recipe tonight.  It started off that I had an idea of what I wanted to make, and then I realized that I did not have all of the ingredients.  So, I ended up kind of throwing some stuff together, but dinner still turned out great! I think I’ve mentioned before that I LOVE Mexican food?!  I knew I wanted to make a Mexican inspired Quinoa...

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4th of July Potato Salad

Jul 03

4th of July Potato Salad

This past Sunday I spent part of my day getting a cooking lesson with my grandma.  I love to cook with my grandma.  She really knows how to make some amazing food.  I find that grandma’s little secret is adding a little sugar to everything.  Potato salad…add some sugar.  Spaghetti sauce…add a little sugar. Since it’s July 4th....

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Review of Garden of Life Vanilla Raw Protein

Feb 26

Hello Friends!  It has been a very rainy day here in Ohio.  I desperately need some warm weather and sunshine!  I wanted to pull the covers over my head and sleep the day away, but, instead, I went to CrossFit this morning.  It completely kicked my butt!  It felt great! This is the workout: 10 warm up front squats and then 5-5-5-5-5 front squats.  You add...

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Whole Wheat Banana Pancakes

Feb 10

Whole Wheat Banana Pancakes

My kids love pancakes…..ok, to be honest, I love pancakes too!  Who doesn’t love a good pancake?!  I found another blog on Pinterest that has really challenged me to think about what I am feeding my kids.  The blog is 100 days of real food.com.  This pancake recipe uses REAL ingredients without all the sugar.  Instead of pulling out the Eggos or a...

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It’s what’s for LUNCH

Feb 06

It’s what’s for LUNCH

Sometimes I get a little bored with tuna, salad, or pita’s for lunch.  I decided to throw something together that was a little different from my norm!  This lunch consisted of shredded chicken breast, cabbage, mushrooms, peppers, mozzerella cheese……yummo! When I was at the grocery store this week, I noticed that cabbage was crazy cheap!  Maybe...

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