Category Archives: Snack

Baked Nachos – My late night snacking go-to!

Baked Nachos – My late night snacking go-to!

  Sometimes the hubs and I stay up late and watch a movie.  Just the two of us.  Though it gets late, its great to spend time together after the kids go to bed.  This year, we are planning more date nights at home or out of the house.  Its one of our goals forContinue Reading

Fruit Dip ~ Perfect for snacking

Fruit Dip ~ Perfect for snacking

  Whether you are looking for a dip to make for your next get-together or for a quick afternoon snack, this dip is for you.  I often make this for my kiddos as an after school snack.  It also travels well if you need to take a snack on a road trip! PrintFruit Dip ~Continue Reading

Mini Zucchini Pizzas

Mini Zucchini Pizzas

  With two growing boys in my house, there always seems to be somebody hungry.  (including me!)  I am always looking for inventive ways for my family to snack.  Zucchini’s are a favorite in our house and so is pizza.  So why not combine the two?  This recipe is simple…zucchini, sauce, cheese and olives!  Easy!Continue Reading

12 Days of Snacking with Way Better Snacks – Cranberry Salsa

12 Days of Snacking with Way Better Snacks – Cranberry Salsa

  Did you know Way Better Snacks simply sprouted corn tortilla chips are the first snack of its kind to incorporate sprouted ingredients like flaxseed, chia seeds, quinoa, black beans, broccoli seeds and daikon radish seeds? I’ve partnered with Way Better Snacks and 11 other bloggers to create “The 12 Days of Holiday Snacking” This time ofContinue Reading

Veggie Pizza ~ a gluten free treat perfect for lunch, dinner or a snack!

Veggie Pizza ~ a gluten free treat perfect for lunch, dinner or a snack!

I have always loved veggie pizza.  It stems from family get-togethers as a child.  I remember my Aunt Margie would always make the best veggie pizzas.  I was always first in line when I saw those on the buffet!  I am always trying to recreate family friendly recipes from my childhood and make them allergyContinue Reading

sesame #tofu nuggets – #glutenfree @sunbutter4life

sesame #tofu nuggets – #glutenfree @sunbutter4life

Since we are vegetarian, we don’t eat chicken nuggets.  We do love tofu though, so making tofu nuggets is a great option for us!   We flavored our nuggets with some Sunbutter!  We LOVE sunbutter and use it on everything!  We adapted this recipe. For this recipe the EZ Tofu Press!  It will help squeeze outContinue Reading

Avocado Dip with a KICK – #glutenfree #vegan

Avocado Dip with a KICK – #glutenfree #vegan

The kids are back to school and soon college football will be in FULL swing!  So when the gang comes over on Saturday to watch the game you can treat their tastebuds to this Avocado Dip.  Its not just your average avocado mashed up, its got a bit of spice to it!  As always adjustContinue Reading

Easy Tomato Side Dish – #glutenfree

Easy Tomato Side Dish – #glutenfree

Do you have any tomatoes left in your garden?  How about some herbs?  These is a super simple recipe that you can make into a side dish or into a snack!  We’ve used it as both!  Check it out! PrintEasy Tomato Side Dish – #glutenfree Ingredients1 large tomato, sliced into 1/4 inch thick circles 1Continue Reading

Southwest Ranch Dip/Dressing – #glutenfree #vegan

Southwest Ranch Dip/Dressing – #glutenfree #vegan

My youngest cannot have dairy so we try to create recipes that are dairy free and purchase products that are dairy free.  This kiddo LOVES to dip and he’s always wanting to use our salad dressings to dip with.  So I worked to create a dip/dressing that tasted great and was safe for the entireContinue Reading

Pantry Queso – #glutenfree featuring @JeffsNaturals

Pantry Queso – #glutenfree featuring @JeffsNaturals

Sometimes a girl just needs her queso.  Well at least this girl needs her queso!  If you don’t want your share of queso, can I have it?  Sometimes late at night…after the kids are in bed…I want queso.  I guess this is almost like a confession.  Well let me just do it… “Hello, I amContinue Reading