Archive | February 2012

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Healthy Snack Saturday

Baked Cinnamon Apple Crisps–mmmm sounds so good!  I found this recipe on Pinterest and had to share it as a healthy snack! Advertisements

Healthy Cookies???

So I found this recipe on Pinterest.  It actually looks really good (except maybe the coconut??) I need to pick up a few things (coconut, almond meal, dried fruit, bananas), and I’m planning on trying them!  I’ll let you know how they turn out.   No Sugar Oat Drops 1 1/2 cups regular rolled oats […]

Weekly Meal Plan February 20, 2012

Monday: Chicken and Rice Hot Dish Fruit Salad Tuesday: Cheesy Sausage Rotini (Freezer Meal) Steamed Mixed Veggies Wednesday: Homemade Pizza–Crust Pepperoni, pineapple, peppers, spinach, garlic, tomatoes Thursday: Company–Potluck Dinner “Duchess Potatoes”–did not turn out 😦 Friday: Sweet Potato and Black Bean Enchiladas Fresh Fruit Saturday: Burritos (brown meat, add beans, cheese, maybe even some corn […]

Healthy Snack Saturday

Wanting something a little sweet?  Try these! Wash and de-steam grapes Place in freezer bag Wait 1-2 days Grab and handful of frozen grapes–Taste like candy!

Quinoa–uh… what is that?

Heard of Quinoa (ˈkiːnwɑː) but don’t know what it is or how to say it or where to get it or how to cook it???  I was there once.  It is an amazingly high protein grain and should be available at most your grocery stores.  You can look up the history on Wikipedia and get all the details.  But […]

The Menu…

So I struggle with actually taking time to write out my menu every week.  I don’t know about you, but I have a MILLION (literally) recipes to choose from— some I’ve tried, some I haven’t.  When I try to plan out my menu all I can think of are the basics- tacos, burgers, enchiladas etc. […]

Weekly Meal Plan February 13, 2012

This week is a little more intense with the good recipes!  There are some hearty ones and I’m doing a meal swap this week, so some of these may get carried over to next week.  That is how I like to do my meal planning.  If for some reason a meal is substituted it can be put […]