This Healthy Sloppy Joe Recipe is Perfect for Family Dinner!

Family dinner is something I am passionate about in my house. While it is hard some days with the kid's schedule or my husband traveling, most days you will find us at the dinner table together eating a shared meal. This healthy sloppy joe recipe was on the menu this week and it was a big hit with everyone in the house.   The key thing that makes sloppy joes unique is that the sauce is slightly sweet. Or, at least, that is what my husband tells me. Rather than adding sugar to this recipe, you puree medjool dates in just a tiny … [Read more...]

Avocado and Greek Yogurt Dip Recipe

This avocado and Greek yogurt dip recipe has been sponsored by Stonyfield yogurt and Late July chips. I am a Stonyfield Farms ambassador but all opinions expressed here are my own. Growing up in suburban Connecticut I never once saw an avocado. I don't think I could even tell you as a child what one looked like. We ate rather traditional New England food and while I love baked beans and pot roast, there was very little international cuisine on the menu. Fast forward to life after college and I am down in Houston, Tx getting overwhelmed with … [Read more...]

Creamy Tomato Soup with Basil

I was provided with one or more of the products shown in this post for review purposes but all opinions expressed are my own. Do you have a food that you crave when you are not feeling well, stressed out, or just want a bit of "yum" in an otherwise dreary day? My comfort food has always been a grilled cheese sandwich with tomato soup. In fact, I think I ate that meal almost every single day for my second pregnancy. Other foods did not appeal to me at all but a gooey grilled cheese sandwich and a can of tomato soup hit the spot. Well, bread … [Read more...]