Soba Noodle Bowls with Chicken and Veggies

Soba Noodle Bowls with Chicken and Veggies

While chilis and stews are great for winter, sometimes you need something different.  The great thing about this recipe is that it is easy to put together, packs in a ton of veggies, and is a cozy alternative to spaghetti and meatballs.  **If you get a CSA basket, you...
Healthy Snack Round Up

Healthy Snack Round Up

Healthy snacks and zero waste are two big goals around here.  We have a loooong way to go to get to the zero waste part, but we do try to avoid buying pre-packaged snacks whenever possible. One of my favorite snacks, especially for kids after school is a yogurt...
It’s All About the Vegetables!

It’s All About the Vegetables!

In January, I’m attempting to do 31 days of clean eating with kids.  Clean eating can mean a whole lot of things, but to me it means avoiding processed ingredients and eating a diet filled with vegetables and fruits.  This week, the focus is on vegan and...
Carrot Cake Pancakes

Carrot Cake Pancakes

When were in Mammoth last weekend, a cozy sweet treat felt just right.  However, since we are trying to eat healthfully this month, I had to come up with a twist on the usual pancakes.  These carrot cake pancakes have no added sugar.  The sweetness comes only from the...
Easy Olive and Yogurt Dip

Easy Olive and Yogurt Dip

One of my cooking goals for last year was to up my charcuterie board game, particularly in regards to vegetable – based ones.  Everyone eats more vegetables when they are arranged beautifully and I love to put them out at parties as an appetizer.  One of my...
No – Bake Sugar Cookie Christmas Tree

No – Bake Sugar Cookie Christmas Tree

Ok, the title of this post is somewhat misleading.  Someone is doing the baking – it’s just not you. After my kids’ school Math Night, we had 4 dozen extra star-shaped cookies.  Being that it’s the holidays, I couldn’t give them away and...