Slow cooker / Crockpot meals

Reading Time: 3 minutes Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning that, at no additional cost to you, I earn a commission when you click through and make a purchase. Thanks for supporting the brands that support this blog. When Bradley and I arrived home from work Friday afternoon, we were both extremely exhausted. We barely

Six Healthy Holiday Fare

Reading Time: 4 minutes Most Americans never lose the pound or two they gained over the holidays, which means that they could gain one to two pounds every year just from their holiday feasting. What can we do to avoid the holiday weight gain? Moderate exercise and portion control are always recommended. You can also substitute a not-so-healthy traditional dish with a healthier alternative. Here are six delicious gluten-free vegan alternatives to some classic holiday dishes that will let you enjoy yourself.

Pumpkin Coconut Pasta

Reading Time: 3 minutes Here in the desert of the American southwest, it may be autumn according to the calendar but we are still experiencing daily temperatures in the 100s. This last weekend, as a belated birthday present, my in-laws and I took Bradley on a short two-day trip to cooler locales: we walked near Bell Rock and Courthouse

Soupy coconut pasta primavera

Reading Time: 3 minutes Monday evening we arrived home, safe and sound, from our nine-day vacation. We drove with Bradley’s parents through southern and central California visiting various members of his family, Sequoia National Park, and Whale Watching in Monterey. Needless-to-say, when we finally returned home, we both crashed. Our fridge was so empty, I took the opportunity to

Five bean sweet potato chili

Reading Time: 3 minutes Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning that, at no additional cost to you, I earn a commission when you click through and make a purchase. Thanks for supporting the brands that support this blog. This last weekend our church’s Pathfinder Club held a fundraising event, a Pioneer Festival. It was a