Marinated Portobello Burgers

I’m a long time lover of mushrooms. When I was a kid my dad would make them occasionally. He would pop the tops off, fill them with butter, garlic, and spices, and bake them. They were pretty darn good! ┬áThen, across the U.S. in California, my stepdad would search for mushrooms in the woods behind his home, and cook them down into a delicious stew … Continue reading Marinated Portobello Burgers

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Being a mother comes with its challenges. Everyone knows I love being a mom, and love my kids…..but some days are….well….more than challenging. I felt like a super star mom with my first. I did everything right by the book. I had patience for tantrums, understanding for feelings, compassion for booboos. I disciplined just the right amount, and I was consistent. I taught her sign … Continue reading Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Raspberry Cream Overnight Oats with Chia Jam

I know I post a lot of breakfast foods, but with how busy everyone is, its necessary to get some easy- just throw it tougher- breakfasts. With busyness comes convenience, and America’s idea of quick food, is in my opinion, what is causing a lot of the disease we are seeing. I checked out the ingredients in Quaker Chewy granola bars and they had soooo … Continue reading Raspberry Cream Overnight Oats with Chia Jam

Fresh Made Juice Recipes 3 Ways

I still remember the first fresh juice I tasted. I was in high school and I was visiting my family in California, and my stepdad made me a simple juice made from carrots, apples, and ginger. Up until that time I’d never tasted a fresh made juice, or even seen a juicer. I tasted it and loved it! I was sorta surprised I liked it…..drinking … Continue reading Fresh Made Juice Recipes 3 Ways