As a pork free household, yes I actually said we do not eat pork in our house, (some of us begrudgingly) we look for replacements in recipes that we enjoy. Funny story about why I stopped buying pork products, my adorable daughter has been called "Piggie" her whole life (because of the noises she made … Continue reading BBQ Jackfruit “Pulled Pork” Tacos
Saturday afternoon I was making my grocery list and cleaning out the fridge and cupboards and ran across some gummy candies that my kids haven't eaten in my house yet. I was trying to think of something interesting to do with these gummies other then just letting my kiddos go to town (which I'm … Continue reading Sour Gummy Sugar Cookies- Kiddo Approved
I don't know about anyone else but I LOVE salads! I could eat a salad a day and most of the time I do and #saladdaily on my Instagram (thismomsreallife). When I day dream I think about different combos that would taste good together and new fresh seasonal ingredients that would change up an old … Continue reading Lean Green Broccoli Salad
Is anyone else smoothie obsessed?! How about a family full of cereal killers?! Okay maybe it's just us but we go through a ton of Almond Milk in our family on a weekly basis. When the kids switched to Nut Milk as well it made my grocery list so much simpler but I am always … Continue reading Homemade Almond Milk -Plus BONUS recipes
Sounds crazy right?! I understand why you are skeptical however this creamy delicious sauce will change your mind. A decadent pasta dish that any child will love is a veggie packed Vegan cream sauce that tastes like magic. This dish is saucy, creamy, protein packed and filling, and will leave you speechless. The magic sauce starts … Continue reading Cheese-less Mac and Cheese…SAY WHAT?!
If you ask anyone who has known me for awhile artichokes are one of my all time favorite foods. The addition of the word artichoke to a recipe is enough to draw me in to read it or want to order it if it is on a menu. My absolute favorite way to prepare and … Continue reading Stuffed artichokes…just like Grandma’s
March 14th is the annual celebration of the mathematical constant Pi. (Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. Also know as 3.14..........) According to Wikipedia "Pi Day has been observed in many ways, including eating pie, throwing pies and discussing the significance of the number π, due to a pun based … Continue reading Just in time for pi(e) day, chicken-less pot pie
Okay so I may not know a lot about Creole cooking or Mardi Gras for that matter but I know when I make something and it is delicious and family approved and this dish hits both of those check boxes. I was inspired by the excitement and flavors of the day and didn't want … Continue reading Fat Tuesday’s Take on Jambalaya in Upstate New York
Hey guys, let's talk about something no one wants to talk about...poop. Okay okay I lie 9 to 12 adult boys love to talk about this and farts but us ladies, not really our favorite thing. So for the sake of our sanity let's just call it gut health. Full disclosure: I am in no way … Continue reading Homemade Probiotic Gummies
Sweet, warm and spicy perfect treat for a cold winter day!