I know what you’re probably thinking… “Two bean posts in one week?! Doesn’t she eat anything else?” We definitely do – the homemade chicken nuggets and slow cooker pot roast from a couple weeks ago are case in point. But when I come across a recipe that my kids ADORE, I can’t help but shareClick to Continue »
The fact that I’m posting a candy recipe might seem odd given that this is a real food blog… … and typically candy isn’t considered real food. … and that I’ve shared in the past how we limit the candy that our kids eat. (We’ve drawn a hard line against hydrogenated oils (it’s probably inClick to Continue »
Do you remember when I shared that my kids ate a whole pan of black bean brownies in two days? Um… well… they ate a pan of these white bean blondies in one.
Zucchini. You either love it or you hate it. If it’s early July, I’m loving it. The first of the harvest is ready and I’m excited to make everything zucchini, including our favorite zucchini bread muffins with apples and carrots. But by mid-August, I’m hating it. The kids are tired of muffins. I’m ready forClick to Continue »
Someone pinch me, I think I’m having another dream. Just like the one I had when my kids were eating chocolate hummus. It’s the dream when the kids are eating beans by the spoonful and claiming “it’s the best thing ever” or “it’s my very best favorite” or the best one yet – “we’re allClick to Continue »
For the longest time I wished my family wanted to eat beans. Then one day I made black bean brownies and realized that if I made something with beans, but couldn’t actually SEE the beans, my family scarfed it down without a word. Since this chocolate and bean combination seemed to be a winner, IClick to Continue »
With a never-ending stash of homemade ice pops in our freezer, I’m winning the mom of the year award this summer. They’re absolutely the perfect treat for the kids – easy to make, easy to eat and 100% fruit. But they’re nothing compared to homemade vanilla bean ice cream.
Have you ever found a recipe that had “just 3 ingredients,” but one of those ingredients was a box of cake mix? Did you know that there are 26 ingredients in a box of yellow cake mix? And did you know that 4 of the top 5 ingredients to avoid in food are included inClick to Continue »