If you are looking for a meal for a hot summer day, you needn’t look further! Along with being tasty and good for you, this salad (including the dressing) is simple and quick to prepare.
It seems like we have been eating a lot of meat lately so to change things up, our protein source [...]Pin It
Back as a junior in college, I went on an all raw food kick for a few months. Hence my occasional posts containing recipes that require all raw ingredients. Believe it or not there are a several tasty treats that are made from just fruit and nuts, this my friends is one of them! Dairy [...]Pin It
If you are craving something sweet (as shown by my toddler) and you want it fast, this fudge will do the fix! There are only five ingredients, you only need to dirty up one bowl, and you don’t even need to heat up your house by using your oven… LOVE IT!
Be prepared for something delicious… the best cinnamon coffee cake of your life! It had been awhile since I made it, oh boy had I forgotten how scrumptious this cake is! I decided to make this last minute so it was pretty handy we had the sour cream in our home store all ready to [...]Pin It
Nothing like chili on a cold day… oh wait it is over 84 degrees here! Okay so you may want to save this recipe for a cooler day unless you live in Oregon. The temperature there is only 54 degrees and raining, perfect day for chili.
I have been trying to incorporate more vegetarian meals [...]Pin It
Ever heard of a Vitamix? Oh how it does wonders! I just made a soup in 15 minutes that normally takes an hour! Hooray for quick dinners! Before moving to the recipe, I wanted to share this short video of my little fella dancing a jig. Be sure to wait for the part when his [...]Pin It
To ring in the New Year and to help with all the healthy resolutions for 2013 that many have made (I know I sure have!), there’s nothing that beats the wholesome goodness of a green smoothie. This is a great green smoothie for beginners for although it has the greens, it doesn’t have the green [...]Pin It
Sour cream cookies, ever had one? Many people mistake them for plain old sugar cookies, boy are they always pleasantly surprised! These are some of my favorite cookies ever!
I always make these cookies during the holidays. We don’t eat a lot of sour cream, so I have to prepare ahead by purchasing it during [...]Pin It
Happy Birthday to my hubby (still so weird to say “I have a husband” but anyways…)! I made his favorite “Perfectly Chocolate” chocolate cake all from scratch. You can grab the recipe over at Hersheys. To dress things up a bit, I made a cake filling and used my freeze dried strawberries. I was [...]Pin It
Hello, hello, hello! It definitely has been a while, long enough in fact to have had a small addition to our family! Anyways, occupied with other things I put using my food storage, namely my freeze dried foods, on hold. I would use some of the THRIVE foods here and there but not consistently. It [...]Pin It
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Hi! My name is Charity or Suzie, it all depends in what state you met me. I enjoy creating healthy, delicious food (with an occasional sweet indulgence) from scratch. I love planning parties, attending state fairs (the Big E in MA is by far the best), seeing new sites, and eating ice-cream!
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