Pasta Salads are a Summer Staple

Are you in need of some new recipe inspiration? Looking to add more plant-based meals to your repertoire? Don’t feel like spending a ton of time on meal prep in a hot kitchen this summer? One-dish pasta salads are the perfect summer dish! Pasta salads are fantastic for many reasons: They are great for feeding […]

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Gut Health: Prebiotics and Probiotics

Gut health is getting attention from every direction! With the spotlight on the digestive system, how can you be sure that yours is healthy and happy?  Let’s focus our discussion towards two gut helpers- prebiotics and probiotics. Probiotics: The National Institutes of Health defines probiotics as live microorganisms (specifically, bacteria) that are intended to have […]

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Treat Yourself

These heart-healthy recipes are a breeze to make and don’t require any cooking. By making your own treats, you can adjust the ingredients and swap saturated fats for beneficial unsaturated fats. Chocolate makes life a little sweeter, so share with someone you love! Dark Chocolate Cherry No-Bake Bites These bite-sized snacks are easy to make […]

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Treat Or Snack? A Vocab Lesson

Although my kids are now in high school, the first days of school always make me a bit nostalgic for when they were younger and I was more involved in their day to day studies.  One of my favorite activities with them was vocabulary. I’ve always loved words and their meanings and the interesting nuances […]

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