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Roasted Pears with Oatmeal Topping

In Breakfast, Desserts, Recipes On November 28, 2011 0 Comments

As the weather gets colder it is nice to have a warm healthy treat.  With all the beautiful pears in season I thought I would make a roasted… Read More »

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Purely elizabeth ancient grain cookies

In Desserts, Great Products, Recipes, Recommends On November 18, 2011 0 Comments

Purely Elizabeth is a company that makes wonderful cookie mixes, muffin mixes and granola using ancient whole grains without refined sugar.  Their products are wheat-free, gluten-free and vegan…. Read More »

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Beef Stew

In Entrees, Recipes On November 9, 2011 0 Comments

Beef stew is great cold weather comfort food.  Just the act of preparing it is comforting.  I love the way red wine, braised beef, onions, and thyme smell… Read More »

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Grass-Fed Beef from Butternut Woods Farm

In Great Products, Places, Recommends On November 4, 2011 0 Comments

Butternut Woods is a family farm in Silver Lake, Minnesota that was homesteaded in 1876. Tom Moore and his sister Amy Haben purchased the family farm from their… Read More »

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Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

In Beverages, Recipes, Smoothies On October 31, 2011 0 Comments

Pumpkin pie is a popular dessert this time of year and through the holidays.  Making a smoothie is a healthful way to enjoy the taste of pumpkin pie… Read More »

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Vegetable Fried Brown Rice

In Entrees, Recipes, Sides On October 28, 2011 0 Comments

Fried rice is quick and easy to make at home.  It is a great way to clean out the refrigerator using whatever vegetables you have on hand and… Read More »

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Q Ginger and Q Tonic

In Great Products, Recommends On October 26, 2011 0 Comments

I am not a big soda drinker, but when my friend Sue gave me a Q Ginger, I was smitten.  It was crisp and refreshing, not too sweet… Read More »

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Southwestern Sweet Potato Fries

In Recipes, Sides, Vegetables On October 20, 2011 0 Comments

Ah, the sweet potato.  Once my childhood nemesis, now a favorite side dish at dinner.  As a child I spent many an evening staring down various cold vegetables… Read More »

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Grain-Free Apple Cinnamon Muffins

In Breads and Crackers, Recipes On October 11, 2011 0 Comments

These muffins are made with almond flour and are a wonderful substitute for people who can’t have gluten or are watching their carbs.  They are packed with protein… Read More »

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Carrot Apple Coleslaw

In Recipes, Salads, Vegetables On October 5, 2011 0 Comments

Eating coleslaw is a great way to include more cruciferous vegetables like cabbage in your diet.  Cabbage is low in calories, high in calcium and is considered to… Read More »

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