Archive of ‘Summer’ category

Cumin-Lime Marinated Chicken

I love barbecuing chicken breasts on a warm summer evening. Ingredients: Chicken Breasts 2 tsp olive oil 1 rounded tsp ground cumin Fresh squeezed juice of 1/4 lime Dash of sea salt 1/8 tsp pepper Pour ingredients into a bag and let them marinate for the afternoon. I found a link on Pinterest from Kaelyn’s […]

Beach Camping Trip 2013

For the past few years, I have taken my kids to the beach for a week of camping with close friends and family. It is absolute heaven! We wake up to a beautiful sunrise and a morning run with the jogger stroller on the beach. The air is so fresh and easy to breathe. Then, […]

The Best Larabar Recipes

Summertime is in full swing! For us, this means camping on the beach. Last week, during nap time, Logan and I prepared a beach snacking essential: Homemade Larabars! Logan loves helping me make these fresh ones and they are perfect for letting him help. There are so many variations you can make of this nutty […]

Berry Chia Sorbet Yumminess

We are lucky to live close to a few berry farms, and last week we took advantage of them! The littles loved picking blueberries. We knew we had to make something delicious with them. So we bring you this icy treat! 2 c organic frozen berries (I threw our fresh in there too) 1 c […]

Watermelon Cilantro Salad

This salad is amazing. I started eating before I took a picture so it did look prettier before. I will make tomorrow and hopefully get something that isn’t half eaten- if I can control myself! 2 c spinach 1 c watermelon 1-2 tbsp cilantro 2 tbsp cranberries 1/2 cucumber chopped 1 tbsp Culinary Treasure’s Organic […]

Kicking off summer!

    Have you ever had a crumpet before? This morning I was able to try one and they were absolutely delish! Now I am trying to come up with a healthified version of them, if that is possible. Maybe with plantains? My hamster is rolling! We’ve started off this summer one of the best […]

Ratatouille Deliciousness

Today I let my little man help me make ratatouille! We had so much fun making this easy dish together! Ingredients: 1 eggplant 1 yellow squash 1 zucchini 1 red pepper chopped 1 chopped onion 5-6 cloves of minced garlic 1 can organic diced tomatoes 3 twigs of thyme 1/2 cup water 4 tbsp organic […]

Memorial Day! + Strawberry Melon Lemonade

The best parts of Memorial day are the time spent with family and the fun food. Here is a fun drink to make for your littles that day! We love it! To quote my 4-year-old, “It’s suuuuuuper tasty!” 4 c cubed seedless watermelon 1 c strawberries 1/3 c blue agave nectar 1 c water 1/4 […]