Category Archives: Recipes

Labor Soup (or Balsamic Black Bean Soup)

Today I’m going to share with you all my recipe for Balsamic Black Bean Soup, the soup I intend to serve and eat during labor. Normally, I make this soup using beef broth, but today’s version is fully vegan, since … Continue reading

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Banana Flax Muffins

My muffins are special! They have less sugar and more protein and fiber than your average muffin, and are made with healthy fats. They are less sweet than your average muffin, and more dense, but are lovely served warm with … Continue reading

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Healthy Blueberry Muffins

One of the things I’d like to do before the birth is to cook and freeze a few healthy and hearty meals for me to quickly heat and nosh in the weeks after the birth. Both my mom and Jeremy’s … Continue reading

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Sneaky veggie sloppy joes

I sneak veggies into my family. It’s what I have to do. It stretches the meat further and makes us all healthier, so that’s how I roll. Whenever I find myself in possession of a purple cabbage, I always make … Continue reading

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Making Truffles

Truffles are an easy and fun treat to make that your kids can help with. Hold on to your hats, I actually have a recipe for this one, complete with measurements! Enjoy! Basic Truffles 12 oz semi sweet chocolate chips … Continue reading

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Super easy Alfredo sauce

Alfredo is one thing Elijah eats with enthusiasm. Luckily, I make a pretty good Alfredo from scratch! It takes only a few minutes and it’s better for you than any crap from a jar or powder. Ingredients Butter Garlic Whole … Continue reading

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Artificial colors progress

I’ve been kind of lame keeping up with our progress with cutting out artificial colors. It has been a busy week and weekend for me, which included the last week of school before finals, the CMA conference, attending the birth … Continue reading

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