St Patty’s Day

Oreo Cookie Butter Ice Cream Topping

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day to all of those who are Irish, or everyone that pretends to be at least on this festive holiday ;)! I am indeed Irish, however, I will not be celebrating with green beer this year. Instead it will be spent as a family evening and may even have some festive activities planned, like enjoying Oreo cookie butter over mint chocolate chip ice cream. Cookie butter is a delicious combination of your favorite cookie along with coconut oil to become an extremely flavorful spread or topping for desserts. I tried making this on top of mint chocolate […]

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Hearty Spinach Muffins

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With Saint Patty’s Day coming up early next week, I think it is always fun to participate in some kind of holiday crafts or in this matter, baking with your kids. Since the theme of this holiday is the color green I thought of making something green but also wanted to make something healthy. If you follow our blog you know that I am a big fan of hiding veggies in kid’s foods to help them get their daily intake. I immediately thought of muffins for this holiday because it’s one of my son’s favorites! I decided to make a spinach muffin […]

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Reuben Sandwiches

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Hope everyone isn’t too hungover to enjoy some scrumptious leftovers from our corned beef dinner last night! Here’s my version of the classic Reuben sandwich.   You will need: rye bread Thousand Island dressing corned beef sauerkraut Swiss cheese Kelapo Coconut Oil   Directions: Spread 2 slices of rye bread lightly with Thousand Island dressing. Put a layer of sauerkraut over one slice, then top with a slice of corned beef then a slice of Swiss cheese. Spread a small amount of coconut oil on the outside of sandwich and toast on a griddle or grill (I used a Panini […]

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