Lower-fat Maple Peanut Butter

I started seeing powdered peanut butter pop up around my grocery store about a year ago. I decide to be adventurous and pick some up the last time I was there. This peanut butter has been dehydrated and most of the fat removed. This way, you can re-hydrate it with water and still enjoy peanut…

Hummus Bagel with Tomato and Sprouts

  There are some days where I just need is something quick, and easy. And this savory hummus bagel is perfect for when I’m super busy. Whether it’s a light dinner before the evening activities, a quick lunch or a hearty snack, this is the perfect amount of food to power through the rest of…

Quinoa-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Fall, in Houston, can be a peculiar thing. It seems to be a bit delayed down here. Pumpkins, turkeys, and cornucopias start to decorate peoples houses, but you walk outside and it still feels like summer.  Then the moment happens, when we get a cold front and we finally get relief from the hot, Houston…

Kale and Avocado Salad

  This recipe is a throw back! I learned how to make this delicious Kale and Avocado salad years ago from my best friend Scarlett. I believe that she also got this recipe from one of her friends. This salad had been passed around a few time, so you know it’s going to be good!…

The SkinnyTaste Cookbook Review

A couple weeks ago I acquired Gina Homolka’s cookbook based off her blog SkinnyTaste. I hadn’t read her blog up until this point, but it is a New York Times Bestseller, and there is a wide variety of recipes in here, so it looked promising. The premise of this collection of recipes is to provide, healthier,…