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Baked Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

We love oatmeal and make it at least a few times a week. There are a few ways we like to make it…stove top, using a slow cooker or baked. One of the reasons why I baking oatmeal is because once it’s in the oven your work is done. When cooking on the stove top […]

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REAL FOOD Menu Plan 1.25.15

SNOW IS COMING! SNOW IS COMING! The forecast for is calling for 8-12 inches of snow starting today and not ending until TUESDAY! I love a good snow storm but couldn’t of this started on Friday night? I can’t even imagine what the grocery store is going to be like so I am staying clear […]

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Kale and Sausage Risotto

Wanting to mix things up a bit with my meal planning, I went to my favorite place to find inspiration – can you guess? Yes, Pinterest. It’s actually one of the first places I turn when I need recipe ideas. I love different types of Risottos, mainly because you can do so much with it. […]

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REAL FOOD Menu Plan 1.18.15

So last week’s menu plan didn’t go as planned. We have the best intentions at the beginning of the week but life sometimes it doesn’t work out the way we want them to and guess what…it’s OK! I say to myself…at least I tried my best and look on the bright side you will have […]

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DIY Weekend Skin Detox

Winter makes my skin a dry mess. I HATE IT and actually have a bit of anxiety when the cold weather begins to hit because I know what is coming next for my skin – cracked even bloody hands…yes! blood. My thumbs get the worst of it, maybe I need to cut down on texting. […]

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Celeriac and Potato Soup

I started making Celeriac and Potato Soup a few years back when I was taking care of my mother as she was fighting cancer. One of the foods that I wanted to introduce her to was Celeriac, more commonly known as Celery Root. It’s a very ugly vegetable and without knowing what it was or the […]

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REAL FOOD Menu Plan 1.12.15

Well my week isn’t starting off as I planned. 2 hour school delay….and no coffee! The glass from my French Press broke over the weekend and I haven’t had time to get a new one soooooo I am a tea drinker this morning. Don’t get me wrong, I love tea but this type of morning […]

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Homemade Vapor Rub Recipe

The flu and cold season is coming in HOT and its not slowing down. Widespread influenza activity was reported by 43 states, an increase from 36 states during the previous week…YIKES! So many of my friends and family have been fighting colds/flu – you name it they have had it.  In our family, my oldest fought […]

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