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Tasty Tuesday: Heavenly Dairy-Free Rice Pudding

I made many versions of this rice pudding recipe. Each time, the unanimous “thumbs-up” from my entire family eluded me. So I kept trying. Until this last version. The winning version. Everybody - husband, 5 year old, 8 year old, my parents and I - LOVED it. Yes, I know it’s summer. You are thinking “I am not turning my [...]

2017-06-20T07:10:58+00:00 By |Categories: Dessert, Nutrition, Picky eating, Tasty Tuesdays|Tags: |5 Comments

Tasty Tuesday: Cookies! Almond Sugar Cookies!

Unlike the rest of my family, I am not one to marvel at the deliciousness of cookies. I much more prefer muffins, cupcakes and other “cakey” desserts. And maybe because I am not easily impressed by cookies, I can definitely recognize a delicious sugar cookie when I see one. This is one of them. Trust me! I was looking for [...]

2017-03-18T11:09:00+00:00 By |Categories: Dessert, Nutrition, Picky eating, Tasty Tuesdays|Tags: |14 Comments

Tasty Tuesday: Yummy Baked Carrot Oatmeal Hearts for Valentine’s Day

It’s not Valentine’s Day if we don’t eat a heart-shaped dessert, right? So I had to come up with a dessert that is not only delicious, but also healthy, filling, great as a snack, and easy to pack and take to school. Nutritious and delicious baked oatmeal with carrots. My kids love it, my husband and myself love it, and [...]

Interview and Giveaway with Todd Parr

I fell in love with Todd Parr’s book at a department store. Of all the places :). Since then, I have been buying or borrowing Todd’s books from the library and reading them with my kids who share my love for Todd’s books. Todd's books have simple, yet complex messages, are beautifully illustrated, and are interesting for all the young at heart. [...]

2017-02-06T06:25:39+00:00 By |Categories: Snack recipes|Tags: , |86 Comments

Interview with Angela from Oh She Glows and Cookbook Giveaway

If you have been following me for a while, you know how excited I am about Angela’s recipes (and website Oh She Glows). They are healthy, delicious and accompanied by mouth-watering photos that Angela herself takes. She is extremely talented. Angela just released her second cookbook “Oh She Glows Every Day”. So exciting! From Oh She Glows Every Day. [...]