Making Cooking Fun For Kids

November 17, 2015

This post is sponsored by Syndicate and IKEA Now that Mazen is three, we have more opportunities than ever for him to help out in the kitchen. He loves flipping pancakes, stirring batters, cracking eggs, working the blender buttons, spinning lettuce, massaging kale, rolling dough, sprinkling cheese, seasoning and salting and oiling potatoes. As he gets […]

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12 Months of Real Food: Beets

November 13, 2015
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If you haven’t noticed, I like to choose a food that is in season for the 12 Months of Real Food. That means the November edition had to be the one and only beets! Beets have been growing in popularity–and for good reason! Beets have the phytonutrient betalain which has been proven to have anti-inflammatory, […]

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T.H.A.T. Sandwich Video

November 9, 2015
Tempeh Sandwich

I am so excited to share a video with you today!! Instead of a BLT we are having THAT sandwich – tempeh // hummus // avocado // tomato. Yum yum! Here’s how I made it: This sandwich idea came about after a friend recommended the bacon-flavored tempeh strips. I turned it into a cute little […]

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Autumn Salad with Pumpkin Spice Tahini Dressing

November 6, 2015
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Jamey is back at it with another recipe! I love tahini dressing and squash, so this one is sure to be a winner! When I think of autumn meals, I think of warm bowls of soup, creamy casseroles, and decadent desserts. Healthy eating patterns of summer tend to be ignored in favor of comforting tastes. I’m […]

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Soup For the Soul

November 3, 2015
Soup Roundup

A warm, filling bowl of soup is the perfect companion on a dreary fall day or a frigid winter night. From fall to spring, soup could be its own food category! Soup can be a decadent meal or a simple side or appetizer. Whether it’s an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink or a carefully crafted soup, it always hits the […]

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Easy Pesto Kale Salad

October 30, 2015
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When we were putting together dinner on a whim a few weekends ago we combined prepared pesto, feta and kale into the most delicious three ingredient salad. It was so good I knew I had to replicate it for a blog post. I complicated things by adding two more ingredients: toasted pine nuts and smoked salmon […]

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Halloween Roundup!

October 28, 2015
Halloween Roundup Pin

Candy and chocolate get all the attention on Halloween, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun with real food too! Whether you are throwing a party or want to make the night a little more special for your little ghosts and goblins, I’ve rounded up the spookiest eats, treats, and drinks to help you celebrate! […]

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