“Meatless Monday” is a fast growing trend. And for good reason. Vegetarian meals can be flavorful, inexpensive, simple to prepare, and super good for you. And this recipe is no exception. At around 25 cents per cup, cooked beans are just about the most inexpensive, healthful source of quality protein you can buy. And they […]
Even though cold weather isn’t my cup of tea, I do enjoy the delicious fruit available at this time of year. There’s just something about a juicy pear, a fragrant orange, or a crisp apple that makes the frost on the ground a little more bearable. Pears and Weight Loss Pears are a fabulous fruit […]
This sorbet is a light, refreshing, and not-too-sweet frozen dessert – and you don’t need an ice cream maker to make it.
Summertime always means smoothie time for my family. And with the record temperatures lately, this summer is no exception. In fact, running low on frozen bananas apparently constitutes a family crisis. We love smoothies of all kinds … except the green kind. Yuck. A lot of people eat smoothies for breakfast, but we think there’s […]
This special technique allows you to make applesauce with the skin of the apple and results in the richest, creamiest applesauce you’ve ever had!
Have dinner waiting for you when you walk in the door. Easy, step-by-step instructions for cooking beans in a slow cooker.
I’ve been enjoying looking through all the recipes that Grandma has collected through the years. Here’s a Christmas bar recipe that I found on a 1952 newspaper clipping. I’ve made a few adjustments and noted them below. They were yummy! 🙂 PrintGrandma’s Christmas BarsAuthor Jennifer's Kitchen Crispy Rice and Almond Bars Ingredients1/2 cup corn syrup […]
Smoothies are a cold, sweet treat for those hot summer days … and a yummy alternative to fattening ice cream. You can always find a bag of frozen bananas in our freezer so we can whip up one or two (or three or four) of these frosty treats at a moment’s notice. Frozen mango dices […]
A hearty, healthy soup – perfect for a packed lunch or a nourishing meal on a cold winter day.