Brown Sugar Cinnamon Muffins

These brown sugar muffins are one of my "go to" muffin recipes. My kids love them for breakfast or a snack and I always double the recipe. You can freeze these brown sugar muffins or pack the leftovers in their lunchbox. When I created this recipe I had an oven that always cooked things quicker than most ovens. Please adjust your baking time accordingly. If you are making regular sized … [Read more...]

White Chocolate Candy Cane Donuts

Are you looking for a fun and festive breakfast idea this holiday season? One of my favorite holiday traditions is donuts on Christmas Eve morning. Some years we buy donuts but when I'm feeling ambitious the kids and I make homemade donuts. Even though purchasing donuts is easier, I think homemade donuts taste SO MUCH BETTER! Plus, you can customize them to make your favorite flavors, and for … [Read more...]

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...]