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Roasted Cauliflower with Olive Oil & Sea Salt Thumbnail

While everyone else may be thinking about traditional holiday vegetables like candied yams, sweet potato pie, green bean casserole, brussel sprout gratin, creamed spinach, and corn pudding (did I forget anything?) - I'm thinking about how to eat more cauliflower.  How to get you to eat more caulifower.  Not just cauliflower, but I am always scheming new ways to get more vegetables into my families diet.  Don't get me wrong, I […] Read More

Quinoa Minestrone on

To live naturally … When I started the redesign of my site, a year ago, I knew I wanted it to be a place to have the conversation with friends and family about things like Minestrone soup and our everyday life choices. The goal is to help us all "live more naturally". About 6 years ago I began transitioning into a healthier more natural lifestyle. […] Read More

How to make air-popped popcorn on

Funny thing about life, it just goes on whether you are ready for it or not ... Ready or not , the trick-o-treaters are going to ring the doorbell and before you know it,  that once happy  Jack-O-Lantern is now frowning, growing mold,  and rotting on your porch.   After just a few shorts weeks of  "normal life", I came to the conclusion;  I'm just not […] Read More

Heart Healthy Curried Egg Salad with cranberries and golden raisins on

What to do with leftover hardboiled eggs is a piece of cake - egg salad of course, but in with the olive oil and out with the mayo. This simple egg salad recipe replaces the mayo with a touch of heart healthy olive oil and adds some exotic flavor with a bit of curry, sweet golden raisins, cranberries, and peppery arugula.

How to make homemade enchilada sauce Thumbnail

I can't remember one single instance in my life where my mom actually showed me how to cook anything, let alone how to make homemade enchilada sauce.  But I watched her make homemade enchiladas my whole life, and I've been eating this sauce on everything from tostadas, to tacos, tamales, and enchiladas since I was a little girl.  I've even reinvented it to make a […] Read More