Sweet Potato Biscuit Bars with Pineapple Glaze {Recipe}


When it comes to things that could greet you in the morning on a cold winter day, you could definitely do worse than this: a warm sweet potato biscuit, full of flaky layers and studded with dried cranberries and pineapple.  I know, I know. Gestational diabetes. Don’t worry – it’s still top of mind, but…

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Frico {Italian cheese crisps}


There are two things that are abundant in my kitchen right now. 1. Garden greens (My husband apparently did a great job amending our new soil.) 2. Parmigiano Reggiano (A friend gifted me an obscenely large chunk, which I am determined to use for more than just grating.) Since we’re leaving on vacation tomorrow, those…

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Mommy and Me Recipe: Curry-Sprinkled Roasted Cauliflower


Who doesn’t need another toddler-friendly veggie recipe?

Here’s one of our recent favorites. It’s 100% easy, and my little one gives it two thumbs up every time! Visit the blog to get the details…

Mommy and Me Spinach Mozzarella Bites


My little man is definitely a veggie eater, and I couldn’t be happier. But I’ll admit I’ve been lacking in the creativity department lately. A little boy can only be expected to eat so many lentils and sweet potatoes. So, I challenged myself to find a way to get more greens in that sweet little…

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Sweet Potato Casserole, with a Sunny Twist!


Shhhh…don’t tell the Santa. I’ve been a very naughty blogger. I’ve been just terrible about taking photos lately, and it’s been an eternity since I’ve passed along a good recipe. But I’d like to make it up to you with my favorite sweet potato casserole recipe! As a kid, I love the toasted marshmallow casserole…

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After the Holiday Feast: Turkey Pot Pie


In the spirit of holiday giving, I bring you my favorite Turkey Pot Pie recipe! It is in keeping with my mission to feed my family real food while sticking to a budget and stretching your holiday dollar…and now I’m happy to share it with YOU! Origin of this recipe: While my husband is totally down…

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Clean Apple Slaw


It may be late summer, but the potluck get-togethers are still going strong (my husband has a BIG family…) So, again, I was stumped as to what to bring…but only until I picked up the Sept/Oct issue of  Clean Eating Magazine, my latest favorite reading material! Clean Eating is a wealth of simple, fresh recipes you…

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