Need some motivation to make healthy eating choices? Pick up a health/nutrition book and read about the endless list of diseases and problems that come from chronic inflammation caused by a poor diet. It’ll be so much easier to step away from those spicy Cheez-Its at the grocery store. It was also the motivation to […]
Recipes that take 30 minutes to make from start to finish.
Growing up, I was a moderately picky eater. Aside from some veggies kids typically dislike such as broccoli and lima beans, I did enjoy some produce. Among my favorites were carrots, bell peppers, tomatoes, corn and pretty much all fruit. I mostly attribute this to my mom having a garden. While I never wanted to pull weeds, […]
As evidenced by this recipe and this recipe, I’m not a vegetarian. But my hubs and I sure do love a good black bean burger so I’m excited to share this recipe. I actually made these black bean burgers for a blog I had before The Simple Foodie and recently dug them out of the […]
Here we are… last day of 2015. I was trying to think back on everything that happened this year and ended up thinking “Wow! So much happens in a year.” And it goes by so fast. I just remember getting this site up and running (whoop! whoop!), lots of visits from family and friends, and […]
I won’t tell you how many times I had to test this recipe. I will tell you it rhymes with schmix. A labor of love is what it is. Sometimes recipes are just like that. The vanilla nut filling is what kept me going. It’s so delicious I’m already trying to think of more ways to use […]