Healthy

Tuna Cakes

Tuna Cakes

I searched the Internet for a Tuna Cake recipe. I found many, but most were too complex. I took the best components of each to create my own rendition.

Naked Chocolate Raspberry Cake

Naked Chocolate Raspberry Cake

Chocolate. Oh, chocolate. Many of us really enjoy it in all of its forms including hot chocolate, candy bars, ice cream, and cake. Can you believe that at one point in my life I didn’t care for chocolate at all? I must admit that it’s still […]

Chicken Sausage, Peppers & Mushroom Pizza

Chicken Sausage, Peppers & Mushroom Pizza

Pizza is my absolute favorite food, so I decided on Super Bowl Sunday to take a shot at making a somewhat homemade healthy version using a whole-wheat crust. Originally I planned to also make the sauce, but I took a different route since I was […]

How to Make Quick Pickled Radishes

How to Make Quick Pickled Radishes

  Pickles fall a close second behind my all time favorite snack — popcorn. Crunchy, sour and spicy pickles are my top picks, but I won’t turn down slightly sweet but tangy cucumber pickles and other pickled veggies including carrot and radish daikon. Last year, I started making my […]

Raspberry Banana Ice Cream

Raspberry Banana Ice Cream

This vegan and paleo-friendly Raspberry Banana “ice cream” has no cream or added sugar. It has only 5 ingredients – bananas, raspberries, chopped almonds, cinnamon and pure vanilla extract.

Italian Chicken Sausage, Broccolini & Penne

Italian Chicken Sausage, Broccolini & Penne

I really enjoy Italian food, particularly Italian Sausage with orecchiette pasta and broccolini. However, I know it’s a dish that I can only have in moderation (read: maybe once or twice per year). I’m working toward a healthier lifestyle, and I’m trying to make better choices. […]

Thai Salad

Thai Salad

This salad is great mainly because of the zingy, tangy dressing. However, the best part about this salad is that it’s nutrient and fiber rich.