It’s MARCH BREAK! Here’s a fun and easy recipe for Two-Bite Banana Muffins to get your #kidsinthekitchen! (Hint: make extra. They freeze beautifully and because they’re nut-free, they make awesome school lunch snacks!) Two Bite Banana Muffins Ingredients: 3 medium sized ripe bananas⅓ cup unsweetened applesauce⅓ cup vegetable oil1 tsp […]
Garlicky Spinach & Bacon Dip0 comments
This is THE spinach dip you need in your life. Game day, girls night, holidays, Tuesdays…any reason is good enough to make this dip. It is the most spectacular dip. Creamy and crunchy, salty, savory, and yet slightly sweet. It hits all the notes. But don’t just take my word […]
Vegan Jamaican “Beef” Patties0 comments
I’m going to start this post by saying no – I’m not producing these again. It was fun while it lasted, but I no longer produce food in mass quantities for sale. That being said, a good friend of mine is slowly testing out plant-based food options and asked me […]
Pumpkin Spice Cereal Bar Treats0 comments
Happy first day of Autumn! I’m celebrating it with a sick kiddo this weekend. So, to cheer her up, we decided to play around with these new Pumpkin Spice Cheerios and make a new cereal bar treat! Regular Cheerios are a go-to cereal in our house. They are vegan (obviously), […]
Cinnamon Sweet Potato Muffins (Gluten Free)0 comments
TGIF! For my kids, this means super-special treat day in their lunch. I usually try to keep sweet treats to a minimum during the school week, but on Fridays, the kids get an extra yummy treat in their lunch. And they look forward to it all week! Of course, extra […]
No-Bake Chocolate Cherry Granola Bars0 comments
Ahh…the granola bar. A lunchbox staple since the beginning of time. Okay, maybe not. But definitely since the 80s when I was in school. They’re self-contained, quick, kid-friendly, and nowadays, available in a million nut-free versions that are safe for school. Sadly though, it can be tricky to find ones […]
No Bake Chocolate Chip Energy Bites1 comment
With back to school just around the corner, extra curricular activities starting up again, and the general easy-breezy-lazy days of summer fading away, I’m starting to prepare myself for the busy days ahead. Which, if you’re like me, means a whole lot of running (ok, driving) around shuffling little people to and fro, and constant trips to the grocery store, Walmart, etc., all while still trying to manage a career.
Morning breakfast rush, school lunches, after-school-on-the-way-to snack – all perfect examples of times where quick, make-ahead, healthy snacks (like these no-bake, low sugar chocolate chip energy bites) are a lifesaver.
Cinnamon Oatmeal Muffins0 comments
School mornings…they are just around the corner now. And if they are anything like my house, they involve a lot of rushing around trying to get everyone out the door and on the school bus/dropped off at school on time, while searching for lost shoes, misplaced homework, the pink-with-purple-sparkles-and-a-unicorn hair […]