Kale Salad with Walnuts and Pomegranate

A Kale Salad perfect for any holiday spread.  Filled with nutritious kale, pomegranate arils and walnuts, the colors and flavors in this nutritious dish are festive and oh so flavorful! I've been holding out on listening to Christmas … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Raisin Energy Bites

Oatmeal Raisin Energy Bites are the perfect snack for on the go.  Easy to make (no food processor required!), and they keep for a long time in the freezer!Now Foods provided the ingredients for this recipe as part of an ongoing partnership.  The … [Read more...]

Avocado Oil Pesto

Earthy avocado oil blends with basil, walnuts, and lemon to create an Avocado Oil Pesto full of healthy fats and flavor.  Use it to top protein, mix into summer salads, or dress your favorite vegetables!  Before I share all about this fun … [Read more...]

Simple Homemade Roasted Nut Butter

Roasted nuts blend together to make a nut butter blend that's as good as the fancy stuff you find in the store! I did not receive compensation for this post, but the bags of nuts from NOW Foods were received as part of an ongoing … [Read more...]

Wild Blueberry Crumble Smoothie

Smoothies have always had my heart.  This Wild Blueberry Crumble Smoothie combines all the flavors of the warm and comforting dessert that pairs perfectly with vanilla ice cream.  Soaked walnuts, cinnamon, lemon juice, and a splash of vanilla make … [Read more...]

Walnut Ginger Cookies

Walnuts ground into flour make the perfect nutty base for these Walnut Ginger Cookies that taste just like gingersnaps.   This post is sponsored by NOW Foods as part of an ongoing partnership.  All opinions and this recipe are original … [Read more...]

Berry Oatmeal Breakfast Bake

A simple berry oatmeal breakfast bake full of oats and nutritious fruit perfect to make ahead for busy weekday mornings, or to enjoy fresh out of the oven on those slow weekend mornings that are few and far between. I received Love Grown … [Read more...]

Super Oats Chocolate Walnut Cookies

Nutty almond flour, hearty oats, crunchy walnuts, and sweet dark chocolate come together in a cookie that hardly tastes as healthy as it is! Disclaimer:  I received the Super Oats as part of an ongoing partnership with Love Grown Foods, but I was … [Read more...]

The Casual Veggie Release and a Potluck Link Party!

Hi Friends! Happy Saturday! Kind of crazy that we're chatting on a weekend, but today I have something special to share! The Casual Veggie e-cookbook is officially for sale :) If you are stopping by for the first time, or don't know what … [Read more...]

Basil Walnut Pesto {low FODMAP}

While this pesto is garlic and dairy free, it's adapted from the fabulous pesto recipe we learned while my husband and I traveled to Italy for our honeymoon.  One taste of this fresh, herby sauce takes me right back to the rustic and beautiful Cinque … [Read more...]