Category Archives for Recipes

Gluten Free Breakfast Ideas

Gluten Free Breakfast Ideas for Families Since so many people seem to not tolerate gluten anymore, I thought I would share some gluten-free breakfast ideas to help. Breakfast is a very important meal, so make sure you start your day right!   Gluten Free Breakfast Recipes   2 Ingredient Pancakes – Here is an easy […]

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Posted by Heidi
June 25, 2019

Perfect Tacos and Burritos – Our Favorite Healthy Recipes

How to Make Perfect Tacos   When you have a teenage boy in the house, tacos are usually requested quite often. There’s just something about that warm tortilla, taco meat and all the fixings that just hits the spot.   Although most tacos use ground beef, you can use ground turkey or make you taco […]

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Posted by Heidi
May 1, 2019

Essential Oils for Summer Wellness – Ideas and Recipes

How to Use Essential Oils for Summer Wellness   When thinking about using essential oils for summer wellness, several single and blend oils come to mind. Here is what our family has used in the last several years.   Essential Oils for Summer   Peppermint – supports muscles, digestion, respiratory system. This oil also helps […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 25, 2019

Basic Stir Fry Recipe Options for Really Busy Families

Simple and Basic Stir Fry Recipe   Stir fry is an easy way to make a nutritious dinner with fresh, frozen or leftover ingredients you have in your house. This is fun to use in the summer when garden produce is in good supply. It’s also great to use in the winter with frozen vegetables. […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 12, 2019

Cooking with Essential Oils – Favorite Tips and Tricks

I’ve been cooking with essential oils for a while now so I thought I would post some tips and tricks for which oils are used for which dishes. Essential oils from Young Living are very potent so a drop or less is all you need in most cases. How to Implement Cooking with Essential Oils: […]

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Posted by Heidi
April 27, 2016

Favorite Pizza Crust Recipe Our Family Loves

Since pizza is such a favorite meal in America, I thought I would share our favorite pizza crust recipe with all of you. This recipe is easy to make in multiple batches using recloseable quart bags. These complete bags can be stored in the refrigerator for easy access on busy evenings.   The way I […]

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Posted by Heidi
April 26, 2016

Oriental Beef Recipe – Family Favorite

Since it’s fun to see the recipes other families are using, I thought I would share my Oriental Beef recipe with all of you. This is another one of those recipes that when my family asks, “What’s for dinner?” and I tell them it’s this, they smile. You have to love when your family members […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 25, 2016

Spanish Rice – Family Friendly Recipe

It’s always fun to see what other families like to eat. Here is our favorite Spanish Rice dish. It’s great to use in the summer when vegetables are in good supply, but since I dry and freeze some of our produce, this dish is pretty easy in the winter too. I can just throw in […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 22, 2016

How to Get Kids to Eat Healthy

Many parents that learn about how to eat healthy and want their kids to join them on this journey find a ton of opposition in this area. Some kids just naturally enjoy good food and make the transition easily, but others really like certain comfort foods and just don’t want to give them up. Tips […]

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Posted by Heidi
March 11, 2016