Recipe: Japanese Sweet Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts

I’m always looking for low-carb and gluten-free alternatives to replace high-carb meals and snacks. While I love rice or pasta, I often feel bloated afterwards and am hungry within an hour. Hence, tasty substitutes are welcomed. Here is an easy nutritious and delicious recipe that is great with and egg for breakfast or as an…

Almond Chai Breakfast Clusters

Our kids started school yesterday, and I am still trying to figure some healthy snack alternatives. Since they both like granola, I've been looking for an easy no-bake recipe. I found this one in the Paleo Magazine. Try the recipe "as is" then adjust to your own tastes. Of course, I added chocolate! Sometimes I add more…

Short Reads: Pokemon, Jony Ive, Teens

Now that Game of Thrones finished for the season, I’m starting my summer reading with “A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One”. Let’s be honest, if you have read George R.R. Martin’s prose, you know it might be winter before I’m done. And how appropriate because winter is here! But I digress. I love reading…

We Love Fish in a Jar!

What better way to welcome the first day of summer than enjoying fish in a jar? This sweet treat of white chocolate, blue buttercream, and chocolate cake (from my favorite recipe by Emily Luchetti) accompanied my son and his friends on a 7th birthday fishing trip. Thankfully, the glass jars all came back in one…