Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

I’m in love with this shake! I’ve been making this in the morning after I go on my bike ride and it’s not only filling and easy to make but did you know that peanut butter, almonds and chocolate milk are foods they say help keep your belly flat? Hey… call me vain, but every … Continue reading

Creamed Cucumbers

My mom’s been making creamed cucumbers ever since I was a little girl and I’ve always loved them, BUT there’s nothing quite as good as growing your own and then making this recipe! Two words for you: Yum. Yum. Yep, these little beauties are from my garden and this is how my mom taught me … Continue reading

Turkey Spinach Lasagna

It’s National Lasagna Day today, or so someone said on Facebook… so, it must be true huh? Either way it was a great dinner idea since I was at a loss as to what to make but had all the ingredients for a Turkey Spinach Lasagna. There’s literally dozen of ways to make a lasagna, … Continue reading

Gazpacho with Open-Faced Ricotta Sandwiches

This chilled soup is a blend of tomatoes and vegetables- including onions and garlic, which have antiviral properties that attack sickness causing germs. The intake of produce boosts certain vitamins that strengthen your immune system. It’s quick, healthy and a super easy no-cook dinner for a hot summer day like today! Pair with open-faced ricotta … Continue reading

Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Although I’m not much of an ice cream connoisseur, I wanted to make this for my husband as his dessert tonight and I have to say it is over the top good! I found it in this month’s Woman’s Day Magazine. Cherry and chocolate is my husband’s favorite concoction, so I chose that, but you … Continue reading