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Giving Thanks – Crazy Addicting Peanut Butter Balls

Giving Thanks – Crazy Addicting Peanut Butter Balls

Thanksgiving is about enjoying family and friends, appreciating the priceless things we have in life like health, security, work we love, loyal friends, and of course eating great food. Today I take time to realize how lucky I am to have what I have: my […]

Egg Muffins – Perfected

Egg Muffins – Perfected

These healthy little snacks are perfect for the super mom who wants a healthy, quick meal for her family or herself. These are great to make in advance and refrigerate for a quick breakfast for anyone who needs something quick, on-the-go. My kids and husband […]

Good Ol’ Fashioned Guacamole Dip

No big bash is complete without a good guacamole dip! We all want to indulge but don’t necessarily want to pay the prince the next day after we have eaten EVERYTHING on the tables because all the sides and snacks just looked too good to […]

Roasted Cauliflower Salad + Hoppy Wheat Beer or Pils

Roasted Cauliflower Salad + Hoppy Wheat Beer or Pils

Just in time for Fall: Sonoma County Style Comfort Food and Full Bodied Wheat Beer- Perfect Pairing: Modern Times Unfortunate Islands. It’s a delightful combo!!!  Another great pairing is the Double Aught Pilsner from Bear Republic.  The sweetness of the wheat or the Pilsner brings […]

Shop LOCAL + Eat LOCAL + Play LOCAL

Summertime is about being out in the beautiful outdoors with family and friends enjoying life. Life for me is all about great food, wine, craft beer, and family. There’s nothing better than being in the middle of a vineyard with stunning views soaking up the […]

Snack Bars

These snack bars are like Larabars. I have been trying to emulate the larabar since I discovered it about 4 months ago. It’s expensive and delicious…. This unfortunately has dried fruit that DOES have sugar in it. BUT you can find unsweetened dried fruit- it’s […]

Cauliflower Quick Bread

Cauliflower Quick Bread Whole30 Approved/Paleo   This is for those who would like to feel like they are eating a form of bread and are simply looking for something to spread something on, rather than dip. It is cauliflower based so it will taste like […]

Strawberry balsamic dandelion saute

Strawberry Balsamic Dandelion Greens Whole30 Approved 1 bunch dandelion greens, cut into ½ in pieces 1 c sliced strawberries 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 tsp pepper 1-2 tsp olive oil for cooking   Method: In a saute pan on high heat, add a small amount […]

Beef Tacos Whole30 Style

  You’ll Need: 1 pound ground beef 1 bunch radish, sliced 1 avocado, cut into chunks Cilantro, cut off stems 2 limes, cut into quarters 1 tomato, cut into chunks Red onion, chopped 2 heads butter lettuce   Seasoning {to your taste} paprika cayenne salt […]

Whole30 Style Beef & Broccoli

I have loved Thai food and Chinese my entire life and since I’ve decided to eat clean, I have longed for those amazing flavors of soy, teriyaki, and yes, msg. But I certainly do not long for the heavy feeling in my stomach and the […]