Hope has been on my mind. Redemption. Lost causes. (Do they exist?) And where and how to begin when the mess on your hands is crazy big. Like a mountain.… Read More How to Climb a Mountain (Not Really But Kinda)
I am of the opinion that Americans want to be healthy but don’t know where to start. There is a lot of information out there, some of it conflicting and confusing, most of it over complicated. I guess I’m of that opinion because I was one of those Americans. Until I got so fed up with… Read More The Sentence that Changed the Way I Thought About ‘Health’ Food
All of these seasoning blends are recipes I got from the Wellness Mama – she has over 14 seasoning recipes and a great blog, I highly recommend you check her out! Many store bought blends contain lots of salt, but one great thing about making your own blends is that you can make them without… Read More 5 Seasoning Blends To DIY and 20 Ways to Use Them
This recipe happened completely by accident. I was just craving something asian inspired and as a friend of mine likes to joke, “You MacGyver-ed it.” I’m a big fan of MacGyver style cooking, it’s so much more fun than following a recipe. Watching chopped on the Food Network has definitely inspired me to have the… Read More Baked Chicken with Soy-Sriracha Sauce
Here’s a way to change up the classic grill routine of ketchup, mustard and pickles. You won’t miss the bread because it’ll just get in the way of the best part – the tzatziki! Gyro Burgers 4 grass fed burgers, seasoned with garlic and celery salt 1 English cucumber, diced 2 roma tomatoes, diced 1/4… Read More Dinner Idea: Grilled Gyro Burgers
So if you are from the Midwest, you might know what I’m talking about when I say ‘potato oles’. From Taco Johns. My version, along with the fish, takes about 30 minutes to make but it’s pretty freaking good. Also it’s cheaper and will make you feel good 🙂 Basically, dice up some sweet potatoes,… Read More Craving Potato Oles? Try this!
What is gazpacho? Cold Soup. Fresh Ingredients Minimal or no Cooking. Now before you get all “Cold soup!? Gross!?!” on me (which my mom has been saying for years, so I’m used to it) just think about it. Most people enjoy the occasional fruit or vegetable smoothie – or cold salads – or salsa. All… Read More Gazpacho: Sweet Corn vs Watermelon