Sweet Potatoes with Marshmallow Topping

Ingredients ·         No-stick cooking spray ·         4 – 5 medium to large sweet potatoes cut into round slices ·         1 ten oz. bag of marshmallows   Preparation 1.       Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. 2.       Cover a deep baking dish with heavy duty aluminum foil. 3.       Place the sweet potatoes into the deep baking […]

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Easy Homemade Playdough Recipe

Ingredients ·         2 ½ cups of flour ·         ½ cup of salt ·         1 tablespoon of alum ·         2 cups of water ·         3 tablespoons of vegetable oil ·         Food coloring   Preparation 1.       Mix all dry ingredients in a bowl. 2.       Boil water and oil. 3.       Add food coloring. 4.       Add water, oil and […]

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French Toast Recipe

  Ingredients   ·         ¼ cup of Sugar in the Raw ·         1 tablespoon of vanilla ·         ¾ cup of fat-free milk ·         1 egg ·         1 griddle (I prefer electric, but stovetop is fine) ·         1 ½ tablespoons of butter ·         4 slices of whole grain white bread       Preparation   1.       […]

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Sweet Potato Casserole

Ingredients No-stick cooking spray Two 23.5 jars of mandarin oranges in 100% Fruit Juice 2 tablespoons of honey 1 pinch of sea salt 18 graham crackers 3 tablespoons of brown sugar 1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon of ground ginger 4 – 5 medium to large sweet potatoes cut into round slices   Preparation […]

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Tips to Eat Healthy – How to Plan Healthy Meals and Snacks

We all want to eat better, right?  However, it is so hard.  Your life is  hectic.  Everyone in your household is busy -always running to and fro.  If you could just get a few quick tips to get you on the right track!!!  Well, you have come to the right place!!  Today we are going […]

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Healthy Buttermilk Biscuits: Taste Yummy Too!!

Do you mean to tell me that there are healthy buttermilk biscuits?  Healthy store-bought ready-to-bake biscuits that taste yummy???  We couldn’t believe it either.         We try to eat healthy.  Not perfectly, mind you, but healthy.   We have a fresh salad every night. We tend to eat fish or organic chicken […]

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Best Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn Recipe

We don’t have a microwave oven.  I am just not a big fan.  When something is reheated in the microwave, it tastes a little rubbery to me.  Also, by the time you heat up all of the dishes, the first dish is too cold or too hard or too rubbery or too cold, hard and […]

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How to Eat More Veggies

So, are you trying to figure out how to eat more veggies?  If you or members of your family are trying to eat more veggies, here is a simple way to make that happen. This is how to eat more veggies.  Each night at dinnertime, cut up an array of fresh vegetables. (I know that […]

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Simple Healthy Dinner Idea

Here is a simple healthy dinner idea that you can use tonight. If you are making a great recipe that everyone (or at least most) in your household enjoys, double the quantity. It really doesn’t require that much extra work – especially since you have all of the ingredients out anyway.   Freeze the extra […]

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Best Crock Pot Lasagna Recipe

This is the best crock pot lasagna recipe.  It is so simple and yummy. Let’s be honest. Sometimes trying to figure out the answer to “What’s for dinner???” can be a bit stressful. Here is a Simple Better Solution to creating a yummy lasagna meal using your slow cooker (crockpot).   Step 1 – Go […]

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