A New Party Favorite We watch a lot of movies at our house and about half way through, my husband will ask, "What's for something?" I usually make a quick snack and lately I have been a bit bored of the usual options. I decided to throw this tasty treat together and it is a… Continue reading A Tasty Bite
How to Make the Perfect Latte I am a bit of a coffee drinker. I can't wait to have my first cup in the morning and sit and watch the birds. I also have a two year old so the bird watching is not as achievable as the latte ;) Then, like clockwork 2:00 pm… Continue reading The Perfect Latte
To make the BEST Caipirinha ever, start by peeling 2 limes for each drink you will make. It is ok to leave a bit of the peel on the lime, but remove most of it so the flesh is easy to muddle later. Next, cut the limes into 4 slices and them put them in… Continue reading How to make the BEST Caipirinha
This week’s juice is Green Day. 3 Kewis 3 Green Apples 1 Cucumber 10 Fresh Mint Leaves I am off to buy the ingredients now, so I will let you know how it tasted soon!
I HATE BRUSSEL SPROUTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Until today. My sister convinced me that roasting brussel sprouts in the oven was actually good so I experimented a bit. Recipe: 2 tbs coconut oil A handful of brussel sprouts A pinch of nutmeg A pinch of cinnamon 1 tsp cyanne pepper 1/2 lemon Put coconut oil and brussel sprouts… Continue reading Brussel Sprouts That Actually Taste Good
For all of the green veggies in this weeks drink, the pear and apple duo really stands out. It has a sweet earthy taste. This might be one of my favorites! Brassica Bomb 1 lemon (pealed) 2 pears 2 apples 2 cups (6 oz) chopped cabbage 8 kale leaves This recipe serves 2. Enjoy!
Week 2 is here! Apple-Nectarine-Strawberry is delicious! I tried it and think the name is a bit misleading because the parsley is pretty prominent. I would have never thought to juice parsley, but it really wasn’t bad and disguised with the other fruits, the drink as a whole was great. Apparently, parsley is really good… Continue reading Juicing Week 2: Apple-Nectarine-Strawberry
JoDe and I are juicing again! Once per week we will post a new juicing recipe. This week we are trying Gingery Beet-Apple. Try it and let us know what you think. Recipe: 3 Yellow Beets 1 Green Apple Knob of Ginger. Also let us know if any of your substitutions were tasty as well… Continue reading Juicing with Friends Round 2!:
This week I wanted to break out my African cookbook. I have been wanting to make something from this book for forever and thought this soup was the perfect place to start. It sounds hearty and tasty at the same time. Plus, I have yet to eat Ethiopian food I didn't like. Chicken Stew (Doro… Continue reading Chicken Stew (Doro Wett): Soup #4
This week's soup is White Radish and Beef Soup from the Korean Kitchen by Young Jin Song. Korean food is my absolute favorite, so I am pretty excited to try this out. Plus, it looks simple to do...ie: not many ingredients or instructions ;) I have not cooked with Chinese white radish, so I can't wait… Continue reading White Radish and Beef Soup: Soup #3