Category Archives: Family Recipes

Don’t Throw Away Your Squash Seeds!

It’s squash season! Have you been making butternut squash soup or quinoa stuffed acorn squash? Don’t throw away your squash seeds! I think most people know that they can roast pumpkin seeds, but did you know that you can make roasted … Continue reading






Posted in Family Recipes | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Don’t Throw Away Your Squash Seeds!

Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal {Simplify Breakfast}

Mornings can be a bit chaotic in a home with many small children. The choruses of hungry preschoolers that are apparently “starving” every morning can change a peaceful day into a frustrating one pretty quickly. At some point around 4 … Continue reading






Posted in Family Recipes | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal {Simplify Breakfast}

Simple Lentil Soup

This simple lentil soup is one of our favorite family meals. It is easy to prepare, inexpensive, and healthy! We started eating the “Amy’s Lentil Soup” a couple of years ago, but we needed it in much larger quantities than … Continue reading






Posted in Family Recipes | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

So far, the recipes I’ve chosen to post are giving away my love for chocolate chips! The good news is, these are still healthy enough to eat for breakfast. I use almost half the sugar of a regular recipe and … Continue reading






Posted in Family Recipes | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Berry Bowls with Granola

A few months ago, we visited a small juice/smoothie bar in San Diego and enjoyed a “Berry Bowl” for breakfast. We came home and I attempted to reproduce it because it was so delicious. I make these about once a … Continue reading






Posted in Family Recipes | Tagged , | 3 Comments