Pan Fried Banana Split

Let me share an after dinner scenario that recently happened: my little boy started whining that he wanted dessert and I suggested that he have a piece of fruit. He insisted that fruit was NOT a dessert and I quickly replied that fruit indeed makes a fabulous dessert! So, I had to prove it to […]

Triple Chocolate Cake

Sometimes life calls for chocolate cake. Not a simple chocolate cake, but a triple chocolate cake. Triple the antioxidants and triple the yum! I think it is safe to say that this cake satisfies anyone’s chocolate craving. The texture of this cake is a little crumbly – think cake donut. I love the texture of […]

Asian Wild Rice Salad

Welcome SUMMER! I don’t know about where you live, but it is HOT here! I crave cool foods in the summertime, so salads are my favorite go-to meals for lunch and dinner. I love using whole-grains as the base for my salads. They give me plenty of fiber and nutrients, along with a wonderful platform […]

Pull-Apart Honey Rolls

Love a good sweet roll? I sure do. These honey rolls have just the right amount of sweetness that I love! I served these for breakfast and my family LOVED them warm from the oven. The rolls are soft and yummy, but the glaze really makes these rolls special. We ate these with extra Earth […]

Banana Coconut Macadamia Bread

I make A LOT of baked goods with bananas. I love the natural sweetness, texture, and moistness bananas give…not to mention the yummy flavor. This banana bread has all the right flavors and textures to make it a superstar banana bread! Coconut is used in 5 different applications here to make this bread a tropical […]

Double Chocolate Brownies

I must admit that I get serious chocolate cravings. Serious. I would not classify my craving as an addiction, probably because I can live my life without chocolate. I don’t want to, but I can. My little boy has a friend who doesn’t even like chocolate. What the WHAT?!! I mean c’mon, you don’t have […]

Yeast-Free Pizza Crust

I can’t seem to get enough pizza in my life. My boys ask for pizza almost everyday, and next to Mexican food, my husband always requests pizza. I am always looking for creative and quick ways to make pizza because let’s be honest, sometimes life does not allow for rising-time! Enter this yeast-free crust recipe. […]

Lemon Blueberry Cake with Whipped Coconut Cream Frosting

Spring is in the air and I LOVE it! I have always adored Spring with its lovely showers and pretty budding flowers. The earth wakes up and is so alive! I love the delicious food in Spring as well…asparagus in abundance, berries, greens – fresh flavors that are light and yummy. I wanted to make […]

White Bean, Spinach, and Sweet Potato Burgers

My family really likes veggie burgers. We eat them a lot for a quick and satisfying lunch. There are some good ones on the market AND some not so good ones on the market…I think we’ve tried almost all of them! I prefer to make my own veggie burgers because A) I know exactly what […]