appetizers and snacks, breakfast

    Cranberry Cashew Buckwheat Granola

    Cranberry Cashew Buckwheat Granola - slightly sweet and packed full of super foods, this healthy granola recipe adds the perfect crunch to your breakfast!
    Oh, hello Cranberry Cashew Buckwheat Granola.

    Drool.

    I’m such a sucker for granola. It’s kind of out of control you guys. My husband recently bought me a bag of “Bear Naked” granola because he knows how much I love it…

    GAME OVER. It was gone in like 1.5 days.

    Cranberry Cashew Buckwheat Granola - slightly sweet and packed full of super foods, this healthy granola recipe adds the perfect crunch to your breakfast!
    The problem with loving granola so much is that a) it’s not cheap and b) it’s not always that great for you. It’s often filled with all sorts of weird syrups, sugars, fillers and preservatives. *Hint to ya’ll: don’t listen to the claims of all “health-food” companies. However they try to spin things, “sunflower oil” and “organic cane sugar” are just not healthy for you.

    Does this mean you have to say goodbye to your morning Greek yogurt and granola routine? Heck no. Not if we have something to do with it…

    Cranberry Cashew Buckwheat Granola - slightly sweet and packed full of super foods, this healthy granola recipe adds the perfect crunch to your breakfast!
    It is SO easy to make your own homemade granola…and if you make a big batch of it, it can last for days. (Unless you relate to me with the granola over-consumption problem…)

    The trick to making a delicious granola is to use high-quality ingredients. We recently collaborated with a company called Anthony’s Goods to sample some of their high-quality products, and I must say, we’re loving them. Continue Reading

  • Almond Joy Chocolate Torte combines dark chocolate, almonds and coconut in one luscious cake. A fairly clean-eating, rich, chocolate dessert!
    dessert

    Almond Joy Chocolate Torte

    Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day! Hope you can spend it with the ones you LOVE, and hope you enjoy a great meal together (’cause it’s all about the food, am I right?) And…

  • This Chicken Madeira recipe is easy to make but tastes gourmet! Lightly browned chicken smothered in a rich Madeira sauce and served over rice.
    dinner

    Chicken Madeira

    We have some friends who have deemed themselves our “food friends.” Everyone has those friends who, when you hang out, you can almost guarantee there will be food involved. Whether it’s going out…

  • This recipe for Veggie Fried Rice is packed full of nutritious veggies and Asian flavor. Perfect for a quick and easy dinner to use up extra vegetables!
    dinner, lunch, sides

    Veggie Fried Rice

    I literally ate this Veggie Fried Rice every day for a week. You know how you get on a food kick…and it just sticks? Some people are more phase oriented than others.…

  • Healthify the traditional muffin with Frittata Muffins! Eggs, zucchini, mushrooms and peppers loaded into a muffin tin...the perfect grab and go breakfast!
    breakfast, lunch

    Frittata Muffins

    Top o’ the muffin to ya! Oh, the muffin…that little bundle of sweet goodness…packed with berries or chocolate or bananas or cinnamon, and topped with buttery sugar swirls. Mmmmmm. So tasty! But the muffin…

  • These Sweet Potato Hash Browns make the perfect breakfast! Crisp on the outside with a hint of coconut flavor, garnished with sea salt and green onion.
    breakfast, sides

    Sweet Potato Hash Browns

    This week is BREAKFAST week, and we’re starting it off with these Sweet Potato Hash Browns! Who here loves breakfast food? Ok, those who just raised your hand, we can be friends. Breakfast is…

  • Pizza Three Ways: tomatoes and basil, berries and asparagus or beets and goat cheese...Yum! Or use your fave toppings for your very own signature pie!
    dinner, lunch

    Pizza Three Ways

    Pizza Three Ways: “As seen on TV!” Ha ha. Yes, friends, Kiwi and Carrot made its television debut today on a local lifestyle tv show called “The Place.” Wahoo! Such a riot. And…