Mom Monday {7 alternatives to almond milk}

If you have mastered the art of making your own almond milk, it’s time to expand your horizons. These plant based milks really are outside of the box, and I am just dying to try my hand at these. Think seeds, grains, coconut…! Yum! Coconut Milk made from shredded coconut Cacao Milk  //  Oat Milk  //  Quinoa […]

Mom Monday {Quick food tip 102}

Here is my second installment of quick tips on how to get your kids to eat the good stuff. Tip 102, cook together. Piper gets so excited to cook with me now. No matter what I am making, she wants to help. And I promise you it tastes so much better to them if they […]

Mom Monday {Food Quick Tip #101}

I get asked A LOT for tips on how to get your kids to eat their food. So here is a new series I am starting. Quick, easy tips that will get your kids excited about the healthy food you feed them. First up, my secret weapon = Frozen Organic Blueberries. Mix these in plain […]

Mom Monday {Gluten-Free Cauliflower Tortillas}

A favorite activity for Piper and I lately is cooking. She is really getting in to it. If there is a lot of chopping or just not a lot for her to do, I simply add the ingredients to cups and have her dump the cups in to the bowl. I explain what each ingredient […]

Healthy Yummy Recipes to Try

I have been making a really big effort to meal plan for the week. To be honest some weeks are better then others but I find the weeks that I do meal plan I end up eating yummier, more fabulous dishes. Here are a few recipes on my radar for next week. Brussels sprout bacon […]

Mom Monday {Falafel Bites}

I made these super easy Falafel bites the other day and Piper literally licked her plate and mine! When this happens I find the need to share. These were super quick to make, these ingredients are things you may already have in your kitchen, and your whole family will enjoy them. I tried sticks and […]

Mom Monday {Best Almond Milk EVER!}

Ok so Piper and I have a new obsession lately. It’s this milk we have been making together. It’s not technically just an Almond Milk, but for lack of a better name (I am open to suggestions), we have named it the best Almond Milk EVER! There are several secret ingredients which include dates and […]

In the Kitchen {warm lentil salad}

I have been finding new ways to use all the persimmons I have been getting in our CSA basket lately. This is by far one of my favorites. I served it warm, but it totally works room temp too. Start with the perfect lentils recipe. You can make a big batch ahead of time to […]

Mom Monday {vegan egg nog}

I have to admit I love myself some egg nog. So when I accidentally created this vegan, sugar free version I was overjoyed with how delicious it turned out. It’s super easy, and oh so delicious. YOU WILL NEED: 1 cup of raw organic cashews (or almonds), soaked in water for 2 hours – overnight […]

Mom Monday {super easy zucchini chips}

I was looking at the huge pile of zucchinis we had from our CSA basket, thinking what can I do with these that everyone would just love? I came up with these super easy zucchini chips. They are so simple, and so delicious. They work for a snack, for an appetizer when you are having […]