Allergy Friendly Vegan Stew We are still meatless this week (except for seafood) and so is my little allergy kiddo. I can't tell you how touched I am that is she is meatless with me. This is why I have been working so hard to make some new vegetarian and seafood dishes. I want to use … Continue reading Allergy Friendly Vegan Stew
Slow Cooker Pizza Soup Even though we moved the clock forward for spring, it's still so cold in the North East. In fact, they are forecasting more snow. They say we should be expecting 12-18+ in. of more snow. Looks like the Easter bunny might have to go skiing! To top off the crazy weather, one … Continue reading Slow Cooker Pizza Soup
Butternut Coconut Curry Soup It's not often that a recipe is inspired by a cartoon. My twins were sitting in the living room a few days ago, hysterically laughing over an episode of Teen Titans Go. They would probably never know this since they are too young but it was a spoof on the Gilligan's … Continue reading Butternut Coconut Curry Soup
Bolognese Over Zoodles Many people think that if you eat clean or gluten free, pasta is out of the question. This is not true. With everything in life, you just have to make better choices. There are many clean brands of gluten free pastas out there, that even the pickiest kid would eat. Ahem..... (*cough*) ...hubby! Although I eat … Continue reading Bolognese over Zoodles
Crockpot Texas Chili What happens when you buy 2 pot roasts to make for your large family and you realize your crockpot is too small? I bought 2 and each one is about 3.5lbs but my oval shaped crockpot wouldn't fit my 2 pot roasts (UGH!!!). Yes, I know, first world problems but I have an … Continue reading Crockpot Texas Chili
Two Way Crockpot Minestrone As the weather gets colder there are 2 things that a busy mom (or let's be honest a busy person) would appreciate...soup and crockpot meals. This is the inspiration for tonight's dinner. I needed to take my kids to swim practice and I wanted something warm to be waiting for them when … Continue reading TwoWay Crockpot Minestrone
This week the kids are all over the place, between after school activities, sports and play dates...this mom can't afford to be hovering over the stove. The crockpot came out of the cupboard and tonight became a pulled pork night. This recipe takes little prep time and is pretty easy to assemble. We serve it … Continue reading Crockpot Asian Pulled Pork
My kids love spaghetti and meatballs. We recently added some zoodles to our gluten free spaghetti and game on! This mama doesn't need to make a separate veggie side and the kids think they are getting away with something! Ingredients 1lb ground turkey breast 1/4 cup cooked quinoa 1/4 cup parsley, finely chopped (I used … Continue reading Mama Mia! Crockpot Meatballs!
Today is Practice Day! This means I have to take the kids to swim practice. Practice can last for 3hrs, what does this mom make for dinner? How am I going to stay on tract? That's why today is Crockpot Day! My favorite recipe is Crockpot Chili! Ingredients 1 lb. lean organic ground chicken (you can substitute with … Continue reading Crockpot Day !