Skinny Something

Skinny Something

Why is it called a 'SKINNY'? Well, as its name implies, a skinny margarita is a lower-calorie version of a regular margarita.  Instead of syrupy sweet margarita mixes, the skinny margarita keeps it simple: tequila, fresh lime juice and a flavored liqueur. You won't get much in the way of nutrition from this drink, but [...]

Arugula Pesto

Arugula Pesto

Pesto is one of my favorite sauces. I used to (before allergies) put it on everything; chicken, pasta, bread! Yumm… Now that we are unable to use ingredients commonly found in pesto i.e. pine nuts, peanuts, or walnuts, we have just stayed completely away. A friend of ours (who just so happens to be a [...]

Zucchini

Zucchini

Zucchini is pretty darn good. Dylan is finally seeing the difference between a zucchini and cucumbers. Dylan has never had a problem eating his vegetables but if you’re the parent who has a difficult time getting your kiddos to munch on something healthy, here is a way to make zucchini look the part but also [...]

Smoothie Bowl

Smoothie Bowl

You know I LOVE Smoothie Bowls! I even found a place around the corner that makes great ones. Only downfall is I don’t know if it would be safe for Dylan to consume because they don’t seem to have their allergy game up to par. So of course, I just make them at home! Handful [...]

Picks Salad

Picks Salad

We call them “picks” in our house but it basically means a little bit of everything to pick at. In this bowl we created a picks that we ended up devouring in minutes. This has now come to be known as “picks salad”: Included: Beets ‘Back to Nature’ Crackers (Allergy Friendly) Garbanzo Beans Carrots Persian [...]