Curried Lentil & Coconut Stew

Lentils… what’s not to love?! First of all, let’s talk about how affordable they are. Prices vary by region, but in general, you’ll usually find...

No-Bake Peanut Butter & Choco Fudge

If your family is anything like ours, then you’ve got more than one half-eaten jar of nut butter in your pantry. Somehow, we keep...

No-Bake Rice Krispie and Seed Treats

Our boys LOVE rice krispie treats! So, my challenge is: how do I satisfy their sweet tooth while also tricking them into eating something...

4-Ingredient Boost Juice

After still getting over a week-long cold/cough/crud, we’ve needed something to help us feel a little more energized. This juice has everything you need...

Hemp & Coconut Energy Balls

Whenever possible, I’m always looking for ways to sneak in “superfoods” into our kids’ hiking snacks! These hemp and coconut energy balls are not...

Miso Soup with Udon & Veggies

This past week, our entire household was battling the winter crud. My two step-kiddos had a cold/cough and a double ear infection, our newborn...

No-Bake Trail Mix Bars

If anyone knows anything about me, it’s that I hate baking. Anything else in the kitchen is an enjoyable experience for me! I enjoy whipping...

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