New Food Tuesday {Swift’s Attic}

New Food Tuesday {Swift’s Attic}

New Food Tuesday has been on a bit of a sabbatical, but it is back!   The concept of New Food Tuesday was created to get people out of house and trying new places to eat. There is only one qualification for New Food Tuesday…you (or someone you are with) have never been to the restaurant, … Continue reading

Sweet Treat {Dairy Free Kiwi Ice Cream}

Sweet Treat {Dairy Free Kiwi Ice Cream}

This recipe is easy, healthy, and scrape-the-bowl-clean delicious.  Usually about half way through cooking or making something, I have a good idea whether or not it is good enough to make again and/or what needs to be improved on until it is blog-worthy.  I didn’t know what to expect with this dairy-free, no added sugar … Continue reading

Blender Butter {Homemade Creamy Peanut Butter}

Blender Butter {Homemade Creamy Peanut Butter}

{Homemade Creamy Peanut Butter} 3 c roasted unsalted peanuts, organic if possible 1/4 t salt, optional (This is definitely not needed for yummy peanut butter.) —— Pour the peanuts (and salt if desired) into a high powered food processor or Vitamix and blend until smooth. Pour the fresh peanut butter into a jar to store. … Continue reading

Mini Hot Pockets {Vegan Gyoza}

Mini Hot Pockets {Vegan Gyoza}

These little babies are so much better than any store-bought, frozen, pumped-with-preservatives gyozas.  Confession:  I have never actually purchased these from a grocery store. But I can only assume that making these fresh from scratch beats the pre-made ones any day. That said, I do not recommend making these following a long day at work. … Continue reading

Party Time {Fresh Fruit Margaritas}

Party Time {Fresh Fruit Margaritas}

I have a super thoughtful husband.  His love language is Gifts, which means he likes to receive gifts and that is how he feels loved. It is no surprise that his entire family is this way.  He learned it from them.  What that translates to is that they are all excellent gift givers.  I guess … Continue reading

Food Musings {30 for 30 Wrap-Up}

Food Musings {30 for 30 Wrap-Up}

This post wraps up my thoughts and observations for my 30 for 30 Challenge.  You can read Part #1 HERE. I ate a lot fewer snacks after dinner.  I am not sure if this happened because I was satiated and didn’t want more food, or if it was from a more conscious effort on my part to not … Continue reading