What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of wheatgrass? Green goodness? Amazing health benefits? Rabbit food? Grossness? I tend to think of the last one... Wheatgrass is definitely NOT one of my favorite superfoods. However, I have started making a shot of it every day (again...I kind of stopped… Continue reading My Mommy Shots – aka Wheatgrass
I absolutely love sweets. What I love even more than sweets, is the cliche "guilt-free" desserts! Well, this cake is definitely a "guilt-free" dessert/snack/breakfast. This cake has no flour, no refined sugar, no artificial sweeteners, no dairy, and is still super moist. You honestly would have no idea it was made with black beans unless… Continue reading Chocolate (Black Bean) Cake with Chocolate Frosting
Last night, I made a delicious lentil soup. I love having my frozen chicken broth on hand during those times when I don't have anything else in the fridge. Thankfully, I had the main ingredients and just threw in some spices. This recipe was perfect for a quick dinner. Maybe 5-10 minutes to prep, 30… Continue reading Turmeric Ginger Lentil Soup with Garlic Toast
So, I'm a tad late posting about my son's first birthday. *cough* three months *cough* Oops. Well, better late than never, am I right? Since he was born, I kind of began planning his first birthday. I knew I wanted a Mickey theme, I just wanted to make it affordable. Thanks to Oriental Trading, I… Continue reading Baby J’s First Birthday!!!
Picture this. It's a Saturday morning. You have your cup of coffee (or cocoa...with marshmallows...extra marshmallows...) and your stomach is growling. Your kids, or furkids, are asking for breakfast, and you decide that you're going to bake some biscuits. Maybe make some gravy, maybe top it with jam, make an egg and turkey sausage sandwich,… Continue reading AMAZING 5 Ingredient Cream Biscuits
We had some beautiful, cool weather this weekend. We started out Sunday by having a fire in the morning. Baby J enjoyed coloring on a piece of wood, because why not? Once we finished with breakfast and the fire went out, we had a couple of errands to run. Baby didn't want to take a… Continue reading When Mama Gets a Moment