Creamy Lemon Popsicles

By contributing writer Tessa How about a frozen treat that is made with all wholesome ingredients and YOU get to control the sugar?! With loads of bright lemon flavor, some protein, and even tasteless supplements (like probiotics and vitamin D3) thrown in for good measure, these Creamy Lemon Popsicles are a frozen treat I am happy to feed my kids. Since summers are for frozen treats, I consider … [Read more...]

Grilled Thai Chicken

By contributing writer Tessa When I created my Thai Cabbage Slaw, I knew I wanted a marinated chicken to grill and place over the top for a full meal. Using similar ingredients, I've created a luscious marinade for this Grilled Thai Chicken. I consistently turn to boneless chicken thighs for grilling as they are such a moist and juicy cut of meat. Regardless of my marinade or lack thereof, I have … [Read more...]

Grilled Veggie Kabobs

By contributing writer Tessa One the best things about these marinated Grilled Veggie Kabobs is that they're equally delicious hot or cold. They're pure heaven chilled and served with a garlic yogurt dip. But hot off the grill to adorn your barbecued protein is amazing too! Many summer nights have us at the grocery store grabbing something to throw on the grill for an easy summer meal. And … [Read more...]

Thai Cabbage Slaw

By contributing writer Tessa Crunchy and satisfying, this flavorful Thai Cabbage Slaw will brighten any warm weather meal! To make this slaw a complete meal, it is great topped with some grilled chicken (My Vietnamese Grilled Chicken is awesome on this), or some fried fish. For a vegetarian option, you could include some edamame or fried tofu chunks. I marvel how far my taste buds have come. As a … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Strawberry Lemon Muffins

By contributing writer Tessa These gluten-free strawberry lemon muffins with tart bits of strawberries studded throughout are AMAZING! Fresh strawberry season gets extended around here when the California ones start to come to market in late winter or early spring. One of my favorite fruits of all times, strawberries are low in sugar and high in antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and fiber. Even … [Read more...]

Paleo Sweet Almond Bread

By contributing writer Tessa Bread without grains? Seems unlikely, but this Paleo Sweet Almond Bread really satisfies any carb or bread craving you may have if you ever cut grains from your diet! Even if you CAN eat grains, this simple quick bread is delicious in its own right and worthy of a slather of butter and homemade jam! This bread toasts beautifully, and the almond flour is subtly sweet … [Read more...]