quick meals

October 23, 2013 Thumbnail image for Pumpkin Pie in a Jar

Pumpkin Pie in a Jar

I was trying to think of a delicious Fall recipe and I knew two things. I wanted to use pumpkin and my favorite sweetener, maple syrup. News of a contest put on by Pure Canadian Maple Syrup also crossed my path, inspiring me to get into the kitchen and create something to tempt any taste […]

March 8, 2013 Thumbnail image for Paleo Challenge (21-Day or 30-Day)

Paleo Challenge (21-Day or 30-Day)

You may have seen my previous post where I mentioned a 21-day Paleo Challenge. I can’t wait to get started and see how my body feels! I designated the start date as Monday, March 11. I wanted to give myself time to settle in after my Tahoe trip so I can give this challenge my […]

July 26, 2012 Thumbnail image for Slow Cooked Tomatillo Chicken Tacos

Slow Cooked Tomatillo Chicken Tacos

Do you have a slow cooker? If your answer to this question is “no”, then drop what you are doing and get to your local Walgreens, hardware store, or Target. My slow cooker was less than $30 and works like a champ. This nifty little machine is such a time saver, you won’t understand how […]