12 Oct 2014

Add Some PLAY to your day!

I have been writing a whole lot of recipes lately and that’s just fine. I always have lots of requests for them but I have never intended my blogging to be recipes only. I have always had
8 Oct 2014

Healthy Whole Food Pie Crust

Gavin loves pies. He often asks me why I don’t make pie more often. I think my main reason has been because pre made gluten free pie crusts are so expensive. Also they have ingredients in them
5 Oct 2014

Maple Glazed Pecans in a Crockpot

GOOD LORD! This recipe was a brainstorm, a great idea, a terrible idea, yes, all of that! So, the inspiration for this recipe came from Gavin and Dans recent trip to Miller Park. Last Sunday Gavin and
28 Sep 2014

Healthy Crockpot Apple Sauce

I love my crock pot! It seems like I use it the most in the fall. It’s quick, easy, reliable, AND whatever you are cooking in it lingers in the house all day long. My latest creation
16 Sep 2014

Paleo Banana Cream Pie in a Pan

A couple weeks ago we were making our family meal plan for the upcoming week and everyone got to pick a dinner and a dessert for that week. Gavin picked Banana Cream Pie and he knows I
31 Aug 2014

The BEST EVER Jalapeno Poppers

These things are the best for several reasons! They are Easy! Delicious! And all whole foods! The inspiration for making these came from having a HUGE overabundance of jalapenos this year. The last two summers I could
24 Aug 2014

Elderberry Jelly

This article is fun for me to write and put out there on many levels. When I was a kid I used to help my Dad forage for elderberries to make jelly. I have not done that
19 Aug 2014

Caveman Coleslaw

At our home, our meals are centered around PROTEIN and PRODUCE. I am always excited to come up with different ways to serve fruits and vegetables. The key to preventing boredom and staying successful with creating healthy
10 Jul 2014

21 Days: From Eggs to Chicks

I have been daydreaming of incubating a batch of baby chicks for about a year now. Gavin got his first flock of chickens last Spring and it’s been true love ever since. We all love the chickens
19 Jun 2014

Homemade Healthy Mayonnaise

I recently completed a 21 day sugar detox and made LOTS of new recipes while I was doing it. Not only did I love them, but so did my family! Thats a huge success! They were simple,