Brown Rice Crispy Treats Drizzled with Chocolate

Last week I mentioned that I would post the recipe for these fun little crunchy brown rice treats. What happened to the recipe you might ask? I forgot all about it! 🙂 You might remember that last Sunday I was searching for something to make and share with a friend who is on a  gluten, …

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Baked Flat Bread Chips With California Lavash

After having success baking my own tortilla chips I started experimenting with other types of baked chips. Some worked and some didn’t. The thin Lavash flat breads work well! Portion controlled, low calorie and crispy enough to use with dip! You are going to love these chips! Sprinkle with salt, garlic powder or a little Parmesan cheese …

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Jambalaya & Pomi Tomatoes

I like easy meals that simmer in the slow cooker giving me time to do other things while dinner cooks! Chunks of chicken breasts, green peppers, onions, broth and diced tomatoes go into the slow cooker to simmer.  A few pantry staples like dried basil, oregano, Tabasco sauce and cayenne pepper add heat and flavor for …

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Almond Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Smooth, creamy, sinfully delightful, luscious, oh my goodness – what’s in this cookie, can I have another? These are just some of the comments that were made when we tried my latest baking adventure yesterday. When my sugar loving son raves about something that is on the healthier side I know I have a winner! …

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Something new – Trader Joe’s & Whole Foods Shopping Lists

Frequently I am asked what I buy at Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods. These are two of my favorite stores but I know when you go for the first time it can be overwhelming. Over the past two weeks, I have scanned my pantry, freezer and two refrigerators (yes we have two refrigerators and also …

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