Veggie, Chickpea, & Quinoa Salad

As we are approaching spring it is time to think about salads!  I love salad, especially when it is warm!  This quinoa salad is full of flavor and nutrition!

This recipe for quinoa salad is going on my list of favorites!

Veggie, Chickpea, & Quinoa Salad

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Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

If you are like me and LOVE all things pumpkin then you will also LOVE this Pumpkin Pie Smoothie!

 Smoothies are a great way to get a lot of nutrition, especially on the go. I love smoothies for breakfast. Throw everything in your blender and run out the door.

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

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White Bean & Vegetable Soup

This recipe for White Bean & Vegetable Soup is a great, healthy soup!  Most of the ingredients you can always have on hand so when you need a quick and easy dinner this is a good go-to recipe.

White Bean & Vegetable Soup

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Taco Soup

I can’t say enough about how yummy soup is!  Every time I make soup my husband comments on how much he loves soup.  And this taco soup did not disappoint!

We had some of our kids over when I made this soup and my daughter asked if she could take some of the leftovers because “it was so good!”

Taco Soup

I like this taco soup recipe because it has a little kick to it.

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LuLu’s Breakfast Burritos

My mother-in-law, LuLu, gave me this delicious recipe for breakfast burritos.  It is perfect for a crowd or to freeze and have on hand when you need a quick meal.

My mother-in-law has affectionately been called LuLu by her children, grandchildren, in laws, etc. for years.  Anyways, she has made this for her family when they go visit her and all have really enjoyed it.

LuLu's Breakfast Burritos

These breakfast burritos are great to eat right away or make ahead and freeze them.

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Healthy Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon rolls are another food I have gone without for a long time.   How could we make cinnamon rolls without sugar?  We have not eaten refined sugar in over 6 1/2 years.  As I get braver and experiment more, I am finding ways to make our favorite treats that fit within our whole foods diet.

Healthy Cinnamon Rolls

When my oldest son was in elementary school he would sometimes buy school breakfast.  A side note: I did not know he was doing this for a long time.  He would eat breakfast at home, then go to school and eat their breakfast if it was good.   I would ask him why the lunch money was going so fast, and then finally the school asked me if I knew that he was eating breakfast at school.  So funny what kids will do.

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Beef, Barley, & Lentil Soup

In the winter when we are starved for some sun, soup is a great pick me up.

On a cold winter night a bowl of soup is the best!  Makes your tummy warm and happy.

This beef, barley & lentil soup will not disappoint.  There is so much nutrition in every bite!  And we all know that nutrition is so important if you want to feel good!

Beef, Barley & Lentil Soup

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