Winter in Illinois

If you are a lover of winter you may not appreciate this post.  I was born in July and am a SUMMER girl at heart.  Down to my core.  I LOVE SUMMERTIME!  Ok you get it. Winter in Illinois… is […]

Quinoa Bites

Cooking healthy for 2 growing boys can be very overwhelming at times. I enjoy cooking and strive to make healthy homemade meals, however I am often crunched for time when it comes to making dinner…and really, EVERY SINGLE NIGHT?!  That’s […]

Asparagus Soup

1.5 lbs of asparagus – I prefer fresh, but its kinda expensive right now, so I bought frozen & it works! 1 large onion 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp butter 3 tbsp rice flour – […]

Lettuce & Quinoa Wraps

1 Cup cooked quinoa 1/2 C plain hummus 1/4 C chopped fresh dill 1/4 C diced red onion 2 TBSP lemon juice 2 TBSP sliced Kalamata olives 1 1/2 tsp olive oil salt & pepper as needed 2 oz feta […]