10 Awesome Pineapple Recipes

10 Awesome Pineapple Recipes including pineapple salsa, pineapple smoothies, pineapple desserts, pineapple cooking hacks and how to preserve pineapple.

Pineapple is one of my very favorite fruits. There is nothing else out there with such great sweet and sour combination, and it’s texture is unique too. Pineapple is also one of those fruits that is very versatile and can be baked, blended, eaten cold, eaten hot and even grilled. Since it is pineapple season, […]

Philadelphia Sushi Roll Recipe

Philadelphia Sushi Roll Recipe

Are you a fan of sushi? I avoided fish at all costs as a child, and only started eating it a little at a time as I grew older. Otherwise, there are few things I don’t like or won’t at least try when it comes to food. When I was first introduced to sushi I […]

10 Patriotic Dessert & Snack Recipes

10 Patriotic Dessert & Snack Recipes

When you are a military family, you really don’t need much of an excuse to break out the the flag, red, white, and blue decorations, and patriotic desserts and snacks. Hail and Farewell parties, Change of Commands, Homecomings, and Retirement Ceremonies.   We really do red, white, and blue all year round long! So it […]

10 Unique Blueberry Recipes

10 Unique Blueberry Recipes including blueberry smoothies, blueberry dinner ideas and ways to use up blueberries including how to freeze blueberries, too!eberry-fruit-leather/

I start looking forward to berry season as soon as it starts to look like spring is on it’s way. I admit that I am somewhat of a giant fan of berries of all kinds, but especially blue berries.I like them so much that at this time of year, I have a small bowl of […]

How to Make Dairy-Free Ice-Cream in a Bag

Quick and easy dairy-free ice-cream in a bag

Ice-cream in a bag is a staple at summer camps and Vacation Bible Schools. It is an easy and fun treat, but one you have to abstain from if you are dairy-intolerant. I decided to try making a dairy-free version using Silk Soymilk, so my son could participate in this fun activity this summer. I […]

10 Delicious Acai Bowl Recipes

10 Delicious Acai Bowl Recipes including chocolate acai bowl recipes, vegan acai bowl recipes and even gluten free acai bowl recipes for a quick breakfast.

I am big on superfoods and try to get them whenever I can into my diet. One of the biggest superfoods to be talked about in the recent years is the acai berry. (In case you are wondering, “Acai” is pronounced ah-sah-EE). The berry is from a type of palm tree that grows in South […]

Easy Dairy-Free Frozen Yogurt Recipe

Easy dairy-free frozen yogurt recipe! It only requires 3 ingredients and 5 minutes to make this healthy treat.

My family loves frozen yogurt, but my oldest son really shouldn’t eat any dairy products. He is lactose and casein intolerant. When I discovered that Silk came out with their new Silk® Dairy-Free Yogurt Alternative, I knew that I was going to use it to make a dairy-free frozen yogurt recipe that my whole family […]

Hasselback BLT

Hasselback BLT Recipe. No need for bread! How to easily make a low-carb alternative to a BLT sandwich, by adding the bacon and lettuce to the sliced tomato,

Ever have an idea that is so simple, it absolutely brilliant? That’s how I felt when I came up with the idea for a Hasselback BLT: It is brilliant in its simplicity! Skip the bread and just add the bacon and lettuce directly to the tomato. This is a low-carb, naturally gluten-free alternative to BLT sandwiches. […]

10 Awesome Turmeric Recipes

10 Awesome Turmeric Recipes including how to make turmeric tea, smoothies with turmeric, health benefits of turmeric and how to eat more turmeric.

Turmeric has recently been on a lot of people’s minds. It’s no wonder; the root is very rich in healing elements. It is said that it can also help inflammatory disorders and chronic pain. There are so many health benefits of turmeric and if you are trying to add some more to your diet and […]

10 Amazing Artichoke Recipes

10 Amazing Artichoke Recipes including artichoke appetizer recipes, artichoke dinner recipes, how to cook an artichoke and how to freeze artichokes.

Most of the year, artichokes are not reasonably priced. Because of this, when their season happens, it is a good idea to stock up on them. The best part of an artichoke is the heart, of course. You can save these in oil. For instructions on how to preserve artichokes, as well as great artichoke […]

How to Make Sun Tea with Kids

How to Make Sun Tea with Kids

I remember my mom filling a large glass jar with water, and several tea bags to sit in the sun. Hours later it would be sweetened with sugar and transferred to the refrigerator making our family’s favorite beverage: sun tea. It was especially refreshing to drink in the hot summer days. Do you have fond memories from […]

10 Great Chia Seed Recipes

10 Great Chia Seed Recipes including chia seed pudding, chia seed muffins, how to eat chia seeds and chia seed nutrition information.

Chia seeds are a superfood and many people are looking for ways to add them into their diet these days. It’s no wonder since chia seeds are full of nutritional goodness such as magnesium, fiber, protein and even calcium. They are also filled with antioxidants. Chia seeds have been around for a while and have […]

Black Bean Chocolate Pudding

Black Bean Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate and black beans may seem like an odd pair, but let me fill you in on a little secret. With just a few more ingredients you can make chocolate pudding that has half the ingredients of the store bought stuff and is even a little healthier. How can chocolate pudding be healthy? A Snack […]

10 Delicious Rhubarb Recipes

10 Delicious Rhubarb Recipes including Rhubarb jams, rhubarb desserts, rhubarb drinks and other easy rhubarb recipes.

Rhubarb season is here! Whether you grow your own rhubarb or found a great deal at the farmers’ market, we have found some new rhubarb recipes for you to try. When most people think of rhubarb, they think of strawberry rhubarb pie. While the two pair well together in a pie, and it is the classic […]

10 Comforting Amish Recipes

10 Comforting Amish Recipes with Amish friendship bread starter, Amish Potato Salad, Homemade Amish Egg Noodles and other classic Amish Dishes.

The Amish are known for a lot of things but did you know they have some of the best food and recipes, too? There is something so comforting about a totally homemade dish. It is sadly a hard thing to find in our fast paced, modern world now. The recipes included in this post are […]

Rocky Road Fudge

Rocky Road Fudge Recipe - A delicious chocolate fudge recipe with miniature marshmallows and nuts in it. Includes tip to keep the marshmallows from melting.

Chocolate, marshmallows, and nuts – what an amazing combination! When I was making Rocky Road Bark, I started thinking that a Rocky Road Fudge would be incredibly awesome…and it is! This is now my favorite fudge recipe. The chewy marshmallows and crunchy almonds make a wonderful contrast to the creamy fudge. This rocky road fudge recipe is […]

10 Tasty Asparagus Recipes

10 Tasty Asparagus Recipes including healthy asparagus recipes, asparagus breakfast recipes, easy recipes with asparagus and how to freeze asparagus.

When I was a child, my mom grew some asparagus and I remember how disappointed I was when I found out it takes years for asparagus to mature for harvesting. I was fascinated that it was like a thick piece of grass. I have always loved asparagus. The way that most people eat asparagus is […]

Easy Garlic Refrigerator Pickles

How to make garlic refrigerator pickles - a quick and easy recipe

Jody is sharing her recipe for Easy Garlic Refrigerator Pickles.  Going forward with our series on making the most of your produce here is another fabulous way of preparing and using up fresh produce.  I love canning but I don’t always have the time or feel like setting up supplies for a canning session. A […]

Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe

Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe

If you have been considering trying canning but not ready to take the plunge into purchasing all the equipment or putting in the time then I have a perfect recipe for you to try.  This easy Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe is a simple way to test the waters and get your feet wet in  canning . Delicious […]