Back to School Recipes Meet Mindfulness

By |2018-12-02T21:24:01+00:00August 27th, 2015|Blog, Health, Recipes, Wellness|

It's now Week #5 of our kitchen renovation, which has turned our back porch table into a prep/dining/cleaning space. Armed with a mini convection oven, Vitamix, crock pot, hot plate, electric kettle and a faucet, we've been trying to find simple recipes we can make with as few pots and pans as possible. Some meals [...]

July Recipes: Monthly Round-up

By |2018-12-02T21:24:07+00:00July 11th, 2014|Blog, Recipes|

It's time for more recipe ideas as the summer crops arrive at local farmers markets - mmmm!  Some recipes are mine, while others are gems I've discovered from food bloggers. All hotlinks to recipes are in each recipe title below. If you have a particular recipe you would like to share, please feel free to [...]

June Recipes: A Monthly Round-Up

By |2018-12-02T21:24:07+00:00June 13th, 2014|Blog, Health, Recipes, Wellness|

This month begins a collection of healthy and tasty recipes I've either tried or created.  When I made big changes to my diet last year, I didn't want to lose the creativity I enjoy when I cook. To my delight, I've found a lot of resources, and some great recipes.  If you have recipe or [...]

Healthy Swiss Chard with an Italian Twist

By |2018-12-02T21:24:26+00:00August 23rd, 2013|Blog, Recipes|

Summertime is my favorite time of year for fresh vegetables. There are so many to choose from, and plenty of recipes I can recall from my childhood.  I was one of those kids who LOVED vegetables. It didn't hurt that my Italian-American side of the family has always had great ways of preparing them. In [...]