April 28, 2014

Mom Monday {strawberry quinoa bowls}

With spring here, we are getting so many delicious things in our CSA basket. Here is a salad I whipped up for a party we had this weekend. It was a huge hit with parents and kids alike. Even with the parents that shall we say don't normally go for the quinoa! Enjoy! PS. if you have kids that are not huge fans of salad, try calling them bowls...READ MORE

April 29, 2013

Mom Monday {anatomy of a salad}

We make a lot of fun salads in our house, and there is really no recipe, or right or wrong way to do make them. They are based on whatever I have in the fridge, which is nice because it makes them different each time. Here is a basic guide to how I make my salads healthy and delicious. The fruit in the salad really helps to get your kids to eat and enjoy...READ MORE

April 1, 2013

Mom Monday {Superfood Granola}

I am finally sharing my secret Superfood Granola recipe. I gave this granola to close friends and family for the holidays, and ever since they keep asking me for the recipe (or a refill). The thing I love about this granola is that typically store bought granola is filled with sugars and is definitely not as healthy as it may appear. This granola is sweetened by just a little bit of honey and dates. This recipe over on Relishing It is the basis for my...READ MORE