Green Smoothies for the WHOLE family!

Green Smoothies for the WHOLE family!

  Ingredients: 2 cups Water 2 cups Spinach 2 cups Frozen Mixed Fruit 2 Bananas (Fresh or Frozen) Ground Chia Seeds or ground Flax Seeds (Seeds can be optional. Build up to the amount you would like as to your preference. I use about 12 loosely scooped Tablespoons.) Directions: Put all ingredients into a blender […]

Roasted Sea Salt & Pepper Pumpkin or Squash Seeds

Roasted Sea Salt & Pepper Pumpkin or Squash Seeds

Ingredients: Pumpkin or Squash Seeds Extra Virgin Olive Oil or Coconut Oil Pepper & Sea Salt   Directions: 1. Scoop the seeds out of a pumpkin or squash.  Rinse in a colander, remove any pulp or strings, and dry with a towel. 2. In a bowl, drizzle the seeds with a small amount of Extra Virgin […]

Crispy Tortilla Strips

Crispy Tortilla Strips

I always run out of croutons but tortillas are always plentiful in this house!  My Mr. has to have crunchiness in his salads and one day, I could not find a crouton anywhere.  I thought about experimenting with tortillas so that I didn’t have to drag 4 kids into the store for 1 thing!  Little did I […]

Oven Roasted Carrots

Oven Roasted Carrots

Ingredients: Carrots Extra Virgin Olive Oil Oregano     Directions: Spread carrots on a cookie sheet.  Drizzle with Olive Oil and  Sprinkle with Oregano. Toss them a bit. Cook at 350 degrees for 40 minutes.  Roast longer if you would like them a bit more tender and shorter if you’d like them more firm.  My […]

Ants on a Log

Ants on a Log

Ants on a Log Ingredients: Celery Peanut Butter Raisins (You can also use Dried Fruit, Craisins, mini M&M’s, Chocolate Chips) Directions: Give your child a plate with Peanut Butter, Celery, and Toppings.  I also let my children use little knives that came with a tea party set from IKEA.  If you do not have a […]