Category Archives: Main Dish

Recipe Review: Ali and Tom’s Thai Coconut Fish Sticks and Peanut Dipping Sauce

I’m sure most of you are familiar with Ali and Tom from The Whole Life Nutrition Kitchen. They always have the greatest recipes for those with food allergies and I love reading their posts. I’d been dying to make these since the day I saw the recipe here and finally did. They were so good! …

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My First “Sweet Milk” Muffins! :)-

      Don’t these babies look good?! Mmm..I wanted to reach out and grab them! Never fear, I won’t (literally make them and grab one) because they are not allowed on my elimination diet (yet.) But, I’ve been meaning to post for a while and thought it was about time I did! 🙂 This is a …

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Simple Homemade Tomato Soup

One day, I was really craving tomato soup. I wanted grilled cheese and tomato soup, just like my mom used to make. Only, I knew I couldn’t just open a can of tomato soup like Mom. Too much stuff in there I didn’t want to eat. So, I had an idea…what about tomato paste? And …

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Cranberry Jewels Smoothie

This is a recipe  I made up myself to use up my cranberries in the freezer. I ended up really enjoying it though. The recipe is simple: 1/2 c. cranberries (thawed) 1/2-1 c. yogurt (dairy-free or not) 1/4 + c. milk (dairy-free or not) stevia   Mix all of these together in your blender and …

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Double B Muffins (Banana Blueberry Muffins)

I’m taking the time in the airport to catch up on some posting! 🙂 Here’s a fun recipe to start out that I edited from here. Note: I found these a little bland without any sweetener. Next time, I would try subbing 3/4 c. sweet milk for the water or you can use honey/agave if …

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Sweeten and flavor your own yogurt…for more nutrition and frugality!

                          Sprinkle it on top       or            mix it in! 🙂 Here’s a little tip for today! Buy or Make Plain Yogurt (stay tuned for a recipe soon about how to make your own) and sprinkle it with fruit. Mix it in or just eat it as is. You can also add a little honey …

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Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

I love pumpkin chocolate chip muffins! My mom used to make these a lot but I would always feel sick after a few of them…happily, these didn’t make me sick (I think it’s got something to do with all the sugar and refined oil mom’s had…not that I blame her either—they were sure yummy!) Anyway, …

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Recipe Review: Sweet Morning Potatoes

This dish was so tasty! (And a yummy change from my normal oatmeal breakfast routine. I loved this recipe and it left me wishing I had more leftover sweet potatoes and brown rice. This recipe is also very frugal and filling. I loved it! :)       I am going to quote Amy’s recipe here (but go …

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Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup (in the Crockpot!)

This is very frugal and very good! 🙂 This is my mom’s chicken soup recipes except I made it in the Crockpot. 🙂  First, I cooked the chicken in the Crockpot by placing it and water in the pot for several hours on low. Then when it was cooked, I drained the broth and saved …

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Strawberry/Blueberry Muffin Love

I love muffins! My mom made them a lot growing up (one of the many signs of her love for us)  and I remember eating the meal (even if I didn’t like it) just so I could have a second muffin! 🙂 This recipe is a slightly altered version of my mom’s homemade blueberry muffins. …

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