Category Archives: Snack

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

Easy Kale Chips – #glutenfree

Easy Kale Chips – #glutenfree

Seems like folks are either lovers of kale chips or they dislike them.  I haven’t met too many inbetweens.  Where you do fall when it comes to kale chips?  If you have any garden kale this is a great recipe to use to cook some of it up! Print Easy Kale Chips – #glutenfree Ingredients1Continue Reading

Snack Idea: Cucumber Hummus Boats – #glutenfree #vegan #garden

Snack Idea: Cucumber Hummus Boats – #glutenfree #vegan #garden

While this isn’t a full on recipe, its a snack idea!  We planted a small garden this year and well my husband planted several cucumber plants.  While we LOVE cucumbers, with the amount of cucumbers we are getting we need to get creative on how we are eating them!  My husband made these cute littleContinue Reading

Zucchini Bites – #glutenfree

Zucchini Bites – #glutenfree

This week I’ve started the PiYo workout from Beachbody.  Anybody else out there doing that?  So along with that I am working towards eating more balanced meals and snacks.  I’ve had fun creating some fun things.  Its garden time and zucchinis are starting to become plentiful.  These bites make a great side dish or snack!Continue Reading

Carrot Fries – #glutenfree #vegan

Carrot Fries – #glutenfree #vegan

This is a great alternative to french fries and another way to get your kiddos to eat carrots!  I love using fresh whole carrots with the greens on top.  They seem to taste so much better in my book! YUM!  Pair these fries with a sweet or tangy dipping sauce!  Great for a snack orContinue Reading

Chocolate Chip Dip – #glutenfree #dairyfree

Chocolate Chip Dip – #glutenfree #dairyfree

  I made this dip as a sweet after school treat.  It was VERY rich and very delicious!  I used the Dark Chocolate Morsels from Enjoy Life Foods!  I also used coconut palm sugar for the sweetener in this treat  I have been experimenting with new (to me) sugars.  This dip is great when enjoyedContinue Reading

Crunchy Tangy Cauliflower – #glutenfree #vegan

Crunchy Tangy Cauliflower – #glutenfree #vegan

This is a fun recipe that I like to whip up for lunch, side dish or even a snack!  I like my cauliflower crunchy, but if you prefer a softer cauliflower you can broil your florets longer or boil them before hand. Print Crunchy Tangy Cauliflower Ingredients1 1/2 cup cauliflower, cut into bite size piecesContinue Reading

Sweet Apple Bites – #glutenfree #snack @gfnadabit @DontGoNuts

Sweet Apple Bites – #glutenfree #snack @gfnadabit @DontGoNuts

Sometimes the kids get a little restless in the afternoon!  Especially on school days!  My kindergartner loves it when I have a snack ready for him when he gets off the bus.  A favorite at our house are these sweet and crunchy apple bites!  I make the chocolate coating by mixing Enjoy Life Allergy SafeContinue Reading

Cauliflower Bites – #glutenfree

Cauliflower Bites – #glutenfree

  Nuggest…bites…tots…whatever you might call them…they are yummy!  One thing that we are searched for and have yet to find are a great replacement for “chicken nuggets.”  We obviously need a veggie one and one that is free of gluten, peanuts, tree nuts and dairy free.  Its great to be able to make homemade onesContinue Reading

Fresh Snow Ice Cream – #glutenfree #vegan

Fresh Snow Ice Cream – #glutenfree #vegan

Yes, you read that right….snow….ice cream!  Its all the rage, haven’t you heard? :)  Well, maybe its just the rage with the kiddos.  Our neighbor girls told us that they have heard their friends talking about snow ice cream.  Since we recently had a snow day, we decided to do a little recipe creation.  IContinue Reading