Five years ago I don’t think I’d ever heard the words “grain” and “bowl” together, unless it was some oblique reference to oatmeal. Now grain bowls dominate the Instagram feed and, honestly, my meal prep routine. Here’s why & how I do it.
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Confession? I find meatballs a bit annoying. After all, mixing, shaping, baking, etc. can take a bit of time. Then there’s the whole thing of being wrist-deep in a bowl of raw meat and egg that just brings out all my latent OCD feels.
I love cooking, and I love podcasts. Often, I listen to podcasts while I cook. Other times, I binge watch Scandal. But listening to podcasts sounds much more high-brow and adulty. When my amazing renaissance-lady friend Suzanne Hancock invited me to be a part of her new podcast, Sunday Night Dinner, I was soooo excited.
What better way to eat your veggies than in a cake? I mean, zucchinis are such a cooking powerhouse because they’re so easily grated into so many wonderful things but CAKE? That tops them all.
What’s a mama to do when it’s 30 degrees and you’ve got dessert on the mind? Make freezer fudge, of course! This awesome recipe is done in a snap & will fix those chocolate cravings, no oven in sight.
Mmmm bacon. This soup is so full of goodness you can splurge on tasty bacon flavour and it still tastes and feels “light.” The bacon brings out the best in the creamy white beans and earthy, bright fennel so even the pickiest little eaters will dig in.
Cooking ahead of time isn’t just a time-saver, it’s one of the best strategies to stay on track with your healthy eating goals. That 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. “witching hour” when the little people are bouncing off the walls is just not the time you want to be digging around in the fridge, wishing […]
Breakfast is important. Your mom told you. Your teachers told you. The breakfast cereal people LOVE to tell you. If you’re a breakfast rebel who doesn’t feel the need to eat upon waking, this on-the-go recipe is perfect for you!
Bacon makes everything better. Packed with barely noticeable veggies & delicious, totally noticeable bacon, this moist, tender meatloaf is going to be your new go-to.
Light but filling, this yummy curried lentil soup comes together in just a half hour and will be one of your new family faves! It’s perfect for a Meatless Monday or a simple weeknight meal.