Easy Apple Galette Recipe (gluten-free)

Easy Apple Galette Recipe (gluten-free)

I have been making this galette for over ten years. I found the recipe in Jacques Pepin's Table and have adapted it to suit my not-very-sugary tooth. I made the pictured tart using apples from the tree I planted eight years ago in memory of my mom, Sarah. This is...

Double Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Double Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

These cookies have been scientifically proven to cure winter blues and PMS. Okay that’s a lie.  But they sure as hell bring a smile to MY face! I’m sure they will you too. In the recipe, I suggest dropping the cookies by the heaping tablespoon full. When I go cookies,...

Gluten free crepes recipe

Gluten free crepes recipe

French-style, gluten-free crêpes are actually very easy to make. You just need a couple of easy to get ingredients. They can be served as sweet or savory.

Healthy afternoon snacks for the office

Healthy afternoon snacks for the office

Today I want to share with you a delicious, healthy snack recipe of what I like to call “energy balls”. These are my favorite healthy go-to snacks for those afternoons in the office when I feel like something sweet.

Green Tea Matcha Cheesecake

Green Tea Matcha Cheesecake

Oooooh baby, do I have a doozie for you!! I don’t know about you, but I love dessert. I love dessert more when I feel like eating it is benefitting my health. In walks this little matcha cheesecake for one. The folks at Kiss Me Organics contacted me recently and asked...

Fruit & Nut Protein Bar

Fruit & Nut Protein Bar

If you’ve read this blog for any amount of time, you already know that I greatly dislike protein powder. You’re not ever going to catch me drinking a protein shake. Ever. (It would at least take some pretty serious convincing). With that being said—I’m fully aware...

Seared Salmon with Asparagus

Seared Salmon with Asparagus

The first time Alfie took me salmon fishing was September 2008. Before that, I was content heading to the local lake with Kelly to fish for trout and sunfish (still love it). Of course, Kelly spent most of the time playing with the worms. Until fishing for salmon, I...

Breakfast Bread Pudding for One

Breakfast Bread Pudding for One

Hey! I’m a little late to the party today! I’ve been enjoying an icy day at home with my mini-me. This is what we woke up to here in Central PA. My poor magnolia tree! Thankfully she only had one small limb break off from all the ice. AND we luckily didn’t have a...

Chicken, Tomatoes and Feta over Quinoa

Chicken, Tomatoes and Feta over Quinoa

With a crazy week like we’re about to have, what’s in store in the dinner department? Good question! 🙂 I’m all about meals that are quick, easy, and nutritious. Last night, we had one of my favorite dishes when I’m in the mood for something Italian-ish or I’m craving...

Pumpkin Protein Waffle

Pumpkin Protein Waffle

This morning one of my readers requested the recipe for the waffle I posted earlier today. Ask and you shall receive my friends! Pumpkin Protein Waffle Prep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 5 min Ingredients (serves 1) 1/2 c. quick oats 3/4c. egg whites 1 tbsp. pumpkin puree 1...