Broccoli Bites

broccoli bites recipe

Are you a parent who is having trouble getting your kids to eat healthily? Are you looking for delicious vegetable options for yourself? Try broccoli bites today! I recently got a job as a nanny to two ADORABLE two-year-olds.  They are just about the cutest twins you’ll ever see and sometimes I can’t believe I … Read more

Avocado Brownies

That’s right.  You heard me.  Avocado BROWNIES. My initial reaction was, “gross… I have to try these!” And when I did, they were surprisingly fudgy and delicious! I have mentioned before how I have an addiction to chocolate.  I’m not kidding… chocolate addiction is very real and very serious, kids.  Indulge responsibly.   I’m on the … Read more

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

I’ve been cooped up at home with mono for the past three days,  so with all that free time, I’ve cooked up quite a few recipes I’m excited to share (avocado brownies being my favorite)!!! But today I’m sharing homemade hummus!  I love hummus with pita chips or celery sticks and carrots.  It’s a great healthy … Read more

Parmesan Baked Tomatoes

The frost is almost upon us!  That means it’s time to harvest the herbs! I work at The Celtic Cup Coffee House in the small town of Tullahoma, Tennessee.  I don’t have my own herb garden, but The Celtic Cup does.  I love getting to use the fresh herbs when I bake quiches, casseroles, and … Read more

Vegan Dark Chocolate

This is my initiation post, so I thought it would be fitting to share a couple of things about myself.  First of all, I really like eating healthy.  I love working out and running and eating well because it makes me feel good.  Second, I REALLY love chocolate.  Especially DARK chocolate.  Almost anything with chocolate … Read more

French Apple Tart

It Tuesdays With Dorie which means I have baked from Dorie Greenspan’s book,  Baking With Julia.  I’ve never made a french apple tart and this week’s recipe got my attention. Dorie writes, “This open-faced tart is beautiful … beneath the gossamer blossom is what the French call a compote, a sweet, thick purée of oven-roasted … Read more

Fried Green Tomato Parmesan

I am absolutely torn up about what recipe to share next.  We have been canning and freezing up a storm and so those recipe seem timely.  But then my Chief Culinary Consultant and main-man gardener starts bringing me the most beautiful green tomatoes and all other recipes fly out the window!It all started very innocently … Read more

Weekend RoundUP June 9, 2012

[easyrotator]erc_71_1339208643[/easyrotator]       QUESTION… One of the features of my WordPress blog is that I can send you just a “summary” of my blog post via email.  At the end of just a few lines you can click on the link provided and you will be redirected to my full website page and the … Read more

TWD:BWJ Oasis Naan

Walk  Through  The  Bible  In  One  Year Week 19 reading plan 2 Chronicles through Nehemiah 7 Click on the colored link to read each day’s scripture. Monday 2 Chronicles 30-32, Tues 2 Chronicles 33-36, Wed Ezra 1-3, Thursday Ezra 4-7, Friday Ezra 8-10, Saturday Nehemiah 1-5, Sunday Nehemiah 6-7 Blessings as you read! With five … Read more

Macaroni and Cheese, The Ultimate Comfort Food

“However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.” Acts 20:24 NIV Macaroni and cheese seems to be near the top of the list for ultimate comfort … Read more

Weekend RoundUP May 26

Happy Memorial Day weekend! With this busy holiday, I don’t know who will have time to even read this post this weekend, but that is okay. I know you are all busy 🙂 If you have time I hope you see a recipe or two of interest! I recently completed a basic Photoshop Elements class … Read more

Weekend RoundUP With A New Facebook Fan Page

How can it possibly be the weekend already? Where did the week go? Where has more than half of May gone? That puts us looking half of 2012 square in the eyes. It really is true, the older you get the faster time goes. Why is that? Some of my time this week as been … Read more