Main course

We got 6 big bunches of fennel in our Maryland Pick bag this past week. I have never bought fennel before and I really did not know what I would do with it.  Since we were sick this past weekend, we had a lot of chicken soup, and soup means […]

Fennel Chicken Salad

Three of my kids love meat burgers.  Two do not eat burgers at all.  Some nights I am craving a delicious veggie burger and this one hits the spot.  It is full of protein and vegetables.  I usually have it on a bed of lettuce.  You can of course also […]

Veggie Burgers

Sometimes you need to present a new food to little kids in a way that will make them want to eat it.  Today we made a green burger which we called Green Power Burgers. Teenagers do not fall for “this crap” they tell me. But little kids eat it right […]

Green Power Burgers!

Quinoa is one of my favorite foods. It is such a healthy grain. Quinoa is also very versatile. It can make a great breakfast porridge, a side dish at lunch, and a main course for dinner. My 4 year old loves this recipe. It is a great way to get […]

Quinoa Casserole

Where has the time gone? I cannot believe it has been so many weeks since I last posted on my blog.  I have been busy cooking, taking my 2nd son to millions of doctors appointments, and trying to keep the peace.  My 13 yo has some sort of mystery illness. […]

Two Recipes and a review

I love to eat healthy.  My teens HATE to eat healthy.  My 15 yo told me he thinks he is allergic to healthy food.  So what do I do? I make healthy foods and the teens turn their nose.  Until today. I made a new pizza dough that was healthy.  […]

Best Pizza Dough Ever

Since we have one vegan and one vegetarian in the house I like to experiment a lot with meatless meals.  My carnivores will try most meals I make, but they are a bit skeptical.  I think meatballs are one of the foods that everyone in my house really likes.  I […]

Meatless Meals, Millet Meatballs

So it has been three weeks since I last blogged and I bet you wonder what happened to me. Well those of you who follow me on Twitter know that we have been sick. Not just sick though, sick with the flu kind of sick! It started two weeks ago, […]

Pizza Waffles