This is my version of the popular protein balls that have shown up on some of the fitness blogs that I follow. Keep them in the fridge for a quick and healthy snack. I tweaked The Fitnessista‘s version and here are the “amazeball” results! Feel free to tweak away as the recipe is super flexible.… Continue reading Sunbutter Protein Amazeballs
I adapted this recipe from the blog Me and Jorge to suit our tastes. The original recipe was way too sweet with much too strong of a nutmeg flavor for us. They were inedible. With my tweaks they are a new favorite! Mini Coconut Pumpkin Muffins With Coconut Cream Cheese Icingmakes about 16-18 mini muffins… Continue reading Mini Coconut Pumpkin Muffins With Coconut Cream Cheese Icing
This is the best. I extra love it with fresh spinach topped with orange slices and toasted cashews. Paired with my lentil soup and garlic toast, I am one happy, garlicy girl. 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tsp xylitol 2 Tb balsamic vinegar1/2 tsp fresh ground black pepper 1/2 tsp Real Salt4 Tb Extra Virgin… Continue reading Torie’s Balsamic Dressing
You can control the texture of your applesauce so make it as smooth or chunky as you like. Raw Applesauce*4 apples (with or without the peel)*2 Tablespoons of honey*1/2 tsp cinnamon*1/4 tsp vanillaCut apples into large chunks & place with all other ingredients in your food processor. Process to the desired consistency.
I just had to share this recipe with you that I posted on my food blog today. : ) This is one of the most delicious recipes we have tried in a long time! The preacher man I am married to : ) raved and raved. Last night I browned the stew meat in some… Continue reading Slow Cooker Butter Beef With Noodles
Braeden posing with our play dough creation & being silly Play Dough Recipe 1 cup flour1 cup watera few drops food coloring1/2 cup salt1 Tb oil2 tsp cream of tartar Mix together all ingredients in a saucepan. Heat ingredients at medium until the mixture just starts to cook, stirring while it heats. When it is… Continue reading Homemade Play Dough
This post on Passionate Homemaking inspired me to make homemade vanilla extract for Christmas gifts this year. It was an easy, fun & amazingly fragrant project to work on this cozy fall day. I ordered these cute 4 oz recycled glass jars with cork lids & organic vanilla beans from mountainroseherbs.com. Got the jug of… Continue reading Homemade Vanilla Extract