Oat, Dates, Almond Butter, Honey, and Flaxseed create this healthy treat

Oat Date Energy Bites

Now that school is back in session it can be challenging getting your kids to eat healthy snacks after school. It’s even more difficult if they’re staying after for sports or other activities.  This is where these Oat Date Energy Bites are a lifesaver. 

Autumn Savory Galette with Shiitake Mushroom, Butternut Squash, Tomato Jam with Gruyere & Goat Cheese

Autumn Savory Galette

Last week I shared my recipe for a Peach Galette in a cast iron skillet. Today I thought I’d share my Autumn Savory Galette just in time for the fall weather. 

Peach Galette in a Cast Iron Skillet for Two

Peach Galette for Two

If you’re like me then you love sweets, but making a huge batch can be dangerous especially if an empty nester.  That’s why my Peach Galette for Two baked in a mini cast iron skillet is ideal.  It’s just enough to satisfy your sweet tooth, fun to share, and...

Grilled Eggplant Bruschetta with Roasted Heirloom Tomatoes & Beets, goat cheese & balsamic reduction

Grilled Eggplant Bruschetta

Who doesn’t love a little treat before the main course? If you’re like me though filling up on an appetizer whose main ingredient is bread isn’t what I need.  This Grilled Eggplant Bruschetta hits the spot and even leaves room for the main course. 

Yellow Gazpacho garnished with avocado, tomatoes, and chopped red onions

Yellow Gazpacho

When the heat of the summer is blaring ice cold foods are what I crave, like this Yellow Gazpacho. 

Roasted Beet Hummus with a drizzle of Olive Oil & Pine Nuts

Roasted Beet Hummus

I made a batch of beets the other day.  After making a salad using one bulb I decided to try making some Roasted Beet Hummus with another. 

Chocolate Covered Pineapple with Coconut Flakes

Chocolate Covered Pineapple with Coconut Flakes

Growing up I was without a doubt a chocoholic.  That’s not to say I’m not anymore, but I do feel like my sweet tooth has waned. My family use to travel to Florida every winter break.  My parents along with my two sisters.  A favorite to indulge in was the...

Skinny Napa Tuna Salad with Grapes,Celery, Dried Cranberries, & Scallions

Skinny Napa Tuna Salad

Are you a fan of tuna or chicken salad? I am, but over the years I’ve tried to make it so it’s a little bit healthier. Even though the full fat versions are amazing, I think you’ll enjoy my Skinny Napa Tuna Salad.