If you have been keeping up with my blog, you know that I am a huge advocate for health and wellness. This does not only apply to the food we eat, although much of being healthy starts with the food you eat. But being mindful and mentally healthy is just as important. I have been… Continue reading Mindfulness in the Classroom
In addition to our family of 3 loving bananas, (we have now purchased at least 8 bunches in less than a week!) we also love oatmeal! Oatmeal is a great base for creating a delicious meal any way you choose! This recipe is very simple and allows for a lot of creativity! Don’t be shy!… Continue reading Quinoa Oatmeal
Our family of 3 consumes about 4-5 bunches of bananas each week. Sometimes we have a few bananas that don’t make the cut. These are my favorite because that means I get to make banana bread! I love baking banana bread because you can really do whatever you want to the mixture. Sometimes I add… Continue reading Vegan Blueberry Banana Bread
This past week we got hit with a snow storm and school has been closed for 2.5 days. Luckily I am tracked out, so I only missed one school day. Although our area did not receive a massive accumulation of snow and ice, there was enough to cause some concern and damage. It was bitterly… Continue reading Spicy Vegetable Soup
Lately I have been obsessed with eating sweet potatoes. They have now become my “something sweet” in the evening. I have recently been baking a large amount at the beginning of the week, then eating them when I get a sweet tooth craving. There are so many things you can do with sweet potatoes! I… Continue reading Sweet Potato & Black Bean Quesadillas
Obvious: easily perceived and understood; clear, apparent, self-evident. As people we tend to agree when things are obvious. We don’t argue with things that are obvious. Well….because they are OBVIOUS. For example, if there is snow on the ground, we can obviously conclude that it is cold outside. If you decide to skip on brushing your teeth… Continue reading Obviously.
I’m back!! It’s been a while and I sincerely apologize! Life has simply gotten in the way. We have a toddler running around and a new puppy to train! Anyway…. Ingredients: -1 whole butternut squash, peeled and diced -small pasta shells -2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese -1-2 cups of milk -salt and pepper to… Continue reading Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese