Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies

Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies – one of these vitamin-packed, creamy, green smoothies is great for a healthy breakfast or snack anytime.

Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies

Drink Your Veggies

I love using both chia seeds and frozen banana chunks in smoothies. Because then you don’t need to add ice to the smoothies, which can melt and water them down. Plus chia seeds are a super food and add protein and fiber. Continue reading →

Spiced Banana Bread Mini Loaves

Spiced Banana Bread Mini Loaves – a slice or two of these delicious, little loaves is great for breakfast, a snack or sweet treat anytime.

Spiced Banana Bread Mini Loaves

A Family Favorite

Banana bread is always a big hit at our house, with both the grownups and the kids. These Spiced Banana Bread Mini Loaves are a family favorite and I make them all the time throughout the year. Continue reading →

Fresh Corn and Herb Salad

Fresh Corn and Herb Salad – this light and refreshing salad is full of flavor and a great side dish for a summer barbeque.

Fresh Corn and Herb Salad

Fresh Local Corn

One of my favorite parts about the summertime, is all of the wonderful, fresh local produce. Corn, in particular, is one of my family’s favorite summer vegetables. We are currently up at our lake house in Vermont, where it’s not quite corn season, but we are getting some delicious corn from the southern states in our markets. Continue reading →

Creamy Garlic and Herb Dip

Creamy Garlic and Herb Dip – a creamy, tangy and flavorful dip, perfect for a summer party or get together.

Creamy Garlic and Herb Dip

We are Moving From Massachusetts to Pennsylvania

Last week was a busy week for our family. The kids finished school on Monday and then we moved from Carlisle, Massachusetts to Pennsylvania for my husband’s job. We will move into our new house in West Chester, PA in early August. Continue reading →

Quinoa, Kale and Chickpea Salad

Quinoa, Kale and Chickpea Salad – a delicious, protein-packed salad that is great for a healthy lunch, vegetarian main meal or side dish.

Quinoa, Kale and Chickpea Salad

I’ve frequently mentioned my love of quinoa. Quinoa is a complete protein, meaning it contains all eight essential amino acids, and I love it’s nutty taste and versatility. Quinoa is wonderful in salads such as Greek Quinoa Salad and Asian Quinoa Salad as well as baked dishes such as Spinach and Artichoke Quinoa Bake. Continue reading →