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Category: Healthy Foods

Chicken tostadas

The best thing about these yummy chicken tostadas? The chicken is cooked in the pressure cooker and is ready within about 30 minutes or so, depending on how long you pressure takes to heat up and pressure. You can also double this recipe and use it for a simple meal prep idea. Here’s…

Vegetable rounds

You guys… these appetizers are so dreamy. Well, we didn’t eat them as an appetizer, it was a meal, but I think technically they would fall in the appetizer category. They are really simple to make. It is baked pie dough circles, an herb cream cheese, topped with whatever veggies you want…

Green salad with strawberries

This salad is everything that is good in this world. It is loaded with so many good things, I think you will just love it! I started with a base of baby greens and spinach, added a avocado rosette, pecans, cucumbers, sliced strawberries and homegrown microgreens. Top it all with a balsamic poppyseed dressing, and…

Salmon Fritters

Salmon Fritters, oh how I love you! I grew in Alaska and we ate a lot of salmon, but I never appreciated it growing up. It was just always there and we ALWAYS ate it. You see I grew up in large family- there were 10 of us kids (I know, I know. I have…

Chocolate orange energy bites

Healthier sweet option This quarantine has added a few pounds to my waistline. I am not a stress eater, but boredom does it to me. With this change in schedule and being at home so much more, I am dealing with some sort of downtime and boredom most days. I am also craving sweets big…

Pizzelle Fruit Cups

I posted a recipe for pizzelles a few months back. I went in and redid the recipe and used 100% whole wheat. These inspiration behind these Pizzelle Fruit Cups is me trying to a healthier option for desserts. These were perfect. They had just the right amount of sweetness and held a lot of really…

Greek Meatball Buddha Bowl

I am trying really hard to eat healthier meals, but to be perfectly honest, it is a struggle. With all the commotion happening right now, generally I am craving sweets and processed foods. I do still really love foods like this Greek Meatball Buddha Bowl. They are great to make batch ingredients and throw it…

Easter Menu Recipes

I thought I would do a little round up of some of my favorite Easter meal ideas. I have plenty to choose from, so you should definitely be able to find that would work for you and your family! In our homes, carbs are king. We LOVE our rolls and bread with meals. It seems…

Healthy Carrot Salad

This Healthy Carrot Salad is so good y’all! It is light and oh-so-tasty. I really don’t care for the traditional carrot salad, the mayo is just too much for me! This is a spin off that. It is carrots, sunflower seeds, pecans, craisins all topped with a maple vinaigrette…

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe From Scratch

With our weather currently experiencing some bi polar issues, one day it’s hot, one day it’s cold… soup season is still in style right now. This Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe From Scratch is a favorite here. It is my oldest son’s favorite soup, but it is also…