Family Taco Night

Family Taco Night

Is there a picky eater in your family? A vegetarian? A vegan? Everyone can be happy at dinner on taco night! Start off by sautéing some veggies””use fresh favorites or take this opportunity to “clean out” your refrigerator’s ...
Roasted Butternut Squash Macaroni and Cheese

Roasted Butternut Squash Macaroni and Cheese

Don’t let bright orange mac and cheese land on your kids’ plates — that is, unless the color comes from roasted butternut squash instead of a packet of chemical powder! This creamy, comforting homemade version is made with fresh (or ...
Organic Bread, for Less than $2 a Loaf!

Organic Bread, for Less than $2 a Loaf!

Ever experienced organic sticker shock? Even for simple, everyday items such as bread, buying organic can be tough on your tight budget. I believe everyone has the right to eat clean, healthy foods ““ which is why I’ve been experimenting ...
Vegan “Bird’s Nest” Carrot Muffins

Vegan “Bird’s Nest” Carrot Muffins

Spring is in the air! What better way to celebrate the start of the season than to surprise your family with a fun, healthy treat? These moist and spicy carrot muffins are studded with plump raisins (or dried cranberries””your choice!) then top ...
Hearty Slow Cooker Beans & Greens

Hearty Slow Cooker Beans & Greens

When you make a meal in a slow cooker, you can “prep and forget,” going about your day while it takes care of the cooking. Another advantage is that you’ll probably have leftovers, giving you a quick lunch or a dinner for another d ...