A Refreshing Summer Meal

Summer is long gone, but clearly I have some catching up to do… This was a nice light meal on a hot summer day.  I served it for dinner but it would make a great lunch! On the Menu: Asparagus, Spinach, Feta Quiche Apple, Kale, Quinoa, Salad Healthy Fruit Popsicles Homemade White Wine The next […]

Parfait Martini

I’m trying to eat more healthy foods but I need a little inspiration to do it. If I’m going to eat healthy, the food has got to have something going for it!  That’s why I made this pretty breakfast Parfait Martini! Its simple: layers of sliced strawberries, blueberries, and non-fat greek yogurt topped with a dollop […]

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Muffins

I was looking for a yummy recipe to use up the pumpkin pie filling that I had left over from my pie pops. I found this recipe for muffins that uses whole wheat, oatmeal and and pumpkin. Don’t be fooled, they’re not EXACTLY healthy, they have a whole cup of sugar in them. But they […]

Christmas Pomegranate Spinach Salad

I had my parents over for dinner last night so I wanted to make a new salad.  As I was shopping in the grocery store I saw a picture of a gorgeous salad on the pomegranate display.  I couldn’t tell what else was in that salad but this spinach and pomegranate seeds was inspiration enough […]

Sometimes Simple is Better

I was tired, hubby was tired, dinner was just not going to happen tonight.  Sometimes it’s ok just to eat something really simple.  On that note, tonight’s menu included tortilla chips made from a soft tortilla I had in the fridge, some easy homemade guacamole, and a mango and pomegranate fruit salad for dessert. To […]