Persimmon, Pear, and Pomegranate Salad

This persimmon, pear and pomegranate salad is so delicious! Do you like persimmons? If you don’t know the answer to that question I highly recommend you get your hands on a persimmon while they are still in season and figure it out! My hope is that you enjoy them as much as I do, they… [read more]

Meal Plan: Spring 2015 Week 1

Spring is finally here and I’m so excited! I’m looking forward to get my garden going and hopefully raise some chickens. My kids and I had a fun time planting some smaller seedlings in eggshells yesterday and can’t wait to try my hand at a real garden for my second time. What are your spring… [read more]

Strawberry Avocado Spinach Salad

My mom is celebrating her birthday this week and we started out her “birthday week” by having a family dinner at my house. My dad cooked most of the dinner but I contributed this strawberry avocado spinach salad.  It is fresh and simple and oh so delicious.  All you need is spinach, strawberries, avocado, pine… [read more]

Black Bean, Radish, Jicama and Avocado Salad

My sister and I made this salad the other night and as we were throwing it together we fell in love with it.  This salad has great texture thanks to the radishes, jicama and corn.  I have included my basic balsamic dressing recipe that I use a lot, but you could really use almost any… [read more]

Meal Plan: Fall 2013 Week 8

This week’s line up is pretty delicious if I do say so myself. I hope you enjoy the broccoli cheddar quiche, apple cheddar grilled cheese, sweet potato chili, halloumi cucumber salad, and the black bean and butternut squash enchiladas!