Stir-Fried Okra

When the weather gets cold I start to get cravings for Chinese Food. It seems like it warms you up and is a cozy comfort food. I like to stir-fry at home and make fried rice, so I control how much salt goes in. I have stir fried a bunch of different vegetables, typical things…

Blackberry Cheesecake Bars

This is one of my favorites, blackberries, combined with my husbands favorite, cheesecake. So a perfect combo, you will so enjoy these. To me it’s a taste of the holidays plus a reminder of summer flavors. Great gifts for neighbors, friends, and coworkers, or a great dessert for your next Christmas party. Blackberry Cheesecake Bars…

Homemade Organic Pumpkin Creamer

4 tbsps organic pumpkin purée 1 cup organic whole milk 1 cup organic heavy whipping cream 1 1/4 tsps cinnamon 4 tbsps organic maple syrup 1 tsp vanilla extract Whisk milk, cream, syrup, cinnamon and pumpkin together over medium heat. When it begins to become steamy remove from heat and add vanilla. Use a strainer…

Apple Muffin Recipe

I love apple season, we enjoy a road trip to a great apple orchard. Frozen apple cider and a fried pie, oh my! But for everyday living we try to eat more healthy and this easy healthy muffin recipe is so yummy, great for breakfast or snack. I hope you will enjoy, try with a…

Peach Heat Sauce

If you are looking for something a little spicy and sweet this is your sauce. So versatile, it can be used over chicken, pork, turkey, and vegetables. On the Bbq or in the kitchen you can dress up any meal. I love it drizzled over cream cheese and served with crackers or my favorite, pretzels….

Blueberry Buttermilk Cake

If you love blueberries, are you in for a treat! This blueberry buttermilk cake recipe is awesome, you can serve it for breakfast, dessert after dinner, or any occasion. I like to top it with peaches and whipped cream, or serve with bacon and eggs. Yummy! I hope you will enjoy! INGREDIENTS: ½ cup butter,…

Best Gluten Free Biscuits

If you are looking for a great gluten-free biscuit recipe, you found it. Follow the easy directions below and fall in love with biscuits again! Best Ever Gluten Free Biscuits INGREDIENTS 3 1/2 cups King Arthur Gluten-Free Multi-Purpose Flour 1/4 cup sugar 4 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon xanthan gum 1 teaspoon salt 2 sticks…

Feeling Your Oats!

Feeling Your Oats! According to a 2011 study published in the U.S. National Library of Medicine, oat beta-glucan, a dietary fiber found in oats, has cholesterol-lowering properties. Furthermore, oat consumption is associated with a 7 percent reduction in total “bad” cholesterol levels. It’s also been shown that a diet containing oats can improve blood pressure…

Easy Steps for a Healthy Spring!

With the weather clearing and days lengthening, it’s the perfect time to go outside and feel the new energy of spring. Here are a few easy suggestions for creating some new beginnings this spring. Take a two-week break from alcohol, caffeine, sugar or nicotine as a way to cleanse your body. Adjust your diet and…

Coconut Oil Benefits

Many people from around the world are enjoying a healthy lifestyle from eating massive amounts of coconut, so why should we not all be using it? What are the advantages of coconut oil? The Lauric acid in coconut oil can kill bacteria, viruses and fungi, helping you to fight infections. It can kill hunger, making…

Lemon Orzo Asparagus Salad

If you are looking for an awesome side dish for your ham, this recipe is for you, it taste like spring! I have served it at room temperature and cold both ways are delicious. Happy Easter! Lemon Orzo Asparagus Salad Dressing Ingredients: 2 whole Lemons, Zested ½ cups Lemon Juice 3 cloves Garlic, Crushed ¾…

Spruced Out Brussel Sprouts

If you are looking for a great side dish for your next Holiday Dinner or special get together, look no further. This is the one, awesome full of flavor and compliments ham, turkey, steak, duck, and roast. This will impress your guests. Serves 6 Ingredients: 6 slices bacon cooked and crumbled 2 tsp of bacon…