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Healthy Pumpkin Smoothie with Almond Milk

Healthy Pumpkin Smoothie with Almond Milk

We are well into October and I’ve been having a ton of fun making all sorts of different foods with pumpkin (I hope you have too!). But in that process, I realized I haven’t posted a smoothie recipe in a long time. Now, I know […]

Pumpkin Butter Recipe Using Fresh Pumpkin

Pumpkin Butter Recipe Using Fresh Pumpkin

Have you ever had pumpkin butter before? It is probably my favorite fruit butter (remember pumpkins are fruits) with apple butter being a close second. I’m not entirely sure why but fruit butters always remind me of fall and winter. The great thing about any […]

Best Recipe for Roasting Pumpkin Seeds

Best Recipe for Roasting Pumpkin Seeds

I just love living in the Northwest! There are actual seasons here. The fall colors are almost in full swing and the pumpkin patches are starting up. And Halloween is just three weeks away! Which speaking of pumpkins… As promised, I wanted to show you […]

Making Pumpkin Puree with Fresh Pumpkin – Keepin’ It Real!

Making Pumpkin Puree with Fresh Pumpkin – Keepin’ It Real!

It’s October! This is one of my favorite months. There’s Halloween right around the corner, one of the best holidays in the States I might add. The leaves are changing to all the brilliant hues of purple, red, gold, brown, and orange. The air is […]

How to Broil Chicken (With Recipe) – For Juicy Chicken Every Time

How to Broil Chicken (With Recipe) – For Juicy Chicken Every Time

Who doesn’t love the taste of grilled meat? ThereĀ is just no comparison. It’s one of the things I miss about owning a home. We had a fire-pit out back and it got a ton of use. Grilling and BBQ is a huge thing in Austin […]

Chicken Baby Food Puree – Pesto Chicken with Pasta and Veggies Recipe

Chicken Baby Food Puree – Pesto Chicken with Pasta and Veggies Recipe

Now your little one is becoming a budding connoisseur and exploring the huge and exciting world of foods. Isn’t it fun when you get to this stage in your baby’s life? Sure it’s extremely messy and a bit intimidating at first. But once your baby […]

How to Make Hemp Milk at Home – It Truly Does the Body Good

How to Make Hemp Milk at Home – It Truly Does the Body Good

It goes without saying that the aisles at the grocery store have significantly changed since I was a kid. One is the gluten-free area and the other is the non-dairy milk section. Years ago none of these foods were easily available anywhere. If you were […]

How to Make Organic Baby Food at Home (And Recipe)

How to Make Organic Baby Food at Home (And Recipe)

If you follow any of my recipes, you’ll see that I know a thing or two about making smoothies. In my last post, I discussed the reasons to make your own baby food instead buying store brands. Today, I want to follow up that post […]

Reasons to Make Homemade Baby Food – And Why to Ditch the Store-Bought

Reasons to Make Homemade Baby Food – And Why to Ditch the Store-Bought

Is your baby about to hit the 6-month mark? Are you considering your options for healthy foods to start your little guy or girl on? Should you go organic? Are you deciding between buying commercially bought foods or making it yourself? The first year is […]

Healthy Vegetable Smoothie Recipe – Spinach Up the Beet

Healthy Vegetable Smoothie Recipe – Spinach Up the Beet

We are finally heading into September. Doesn’t it feel like the year has flown by? With autumn slowly creeping upon us, I think it is high time to share one of my all-time favorite smoothie recipes ever. This is a healthy vegetable smoothie recipe that […]