Organic Strawberry Banana Whip


Lunches around here always include some type of fresh organic fruit. Since we avoid processed foods, we rarely eat things like chips, Jell-O pudding cups, fruit snacks, or fruit cups.  So if we run out of fresh fruit, lunches tend to be sort of well, boring. But sometimes, we run out of fresh fruit. And that’s […]

Watermelon Strawberry Slushy


It’s September, and it’s still hot here in Texas. My kids practically demand a smoothie or Banana Whip every day after school! Not that they’re allowed to demand particular foods. But well,  they REALLY want something cold after school. This Watermelon Strawberry Slushy was the perfect cold, after-school thirst quencher! In fact, my daughter said, […]

2-Minute Organic Mango Slush {With Rum}


It’s Saturday. One of those great and rare Saturdays when there’s nothing on the calendar! I love it when we can just relax and not worry about being somewhere on time. The only problem with these Saturdays is that they always trick me. They trick me into thinking that I’ll have a day to relax. […]

Sweet & Tangy Cucumber Blueberry Salad From The Greenling Blog


Here’s a beautiful way to use your seasonal blueberries, cucumbers, and sweet onions!  This Sweet & Tangy Cucumber Blueberry Salad has a sweet and sour dressing that enhances the flavors of this delightful combo of  fresh, seasonal, veggies and fruit! The toasted almonds add flavorful crunch, as well as protein and healthy fats to help […]

Organic Ethiopian Chopped Salad


This Organic Ethiopian Chopped Salad is savory and refreshing! Traditionally, the salad consists of just tomatoes, onions, and hot peppers, and is called ‘tim-a-tim’ (meaning ‘tomatoes’ in Amharic). You could think of this salad as a more savory, chopped version of the classic American garden salad. You see, it has to be chopped into small […]

Organic Spaghetti With Spicy Shrimp


Wednesdays are organic spaghetti days around here. Since I have my homeopathy class in the evening, I have to get dinner on early. Also, since I’m a procrastinator, I always have homework to finish. My Slow Cooker Organic Spaghetti Sauce recipe is perfect for days like this! I can mindlessly get out my slow cooker, […]

Organic Bananas With Milk, Honey, And Cinnamon

bananas with milk and honey unsliced

Organic Bananas With Milk, Honey, And Cinnamon aka After-School Snack Extraordinaire! Sometimes a ‘recipe’ is really nothing more than a reminder that certain flavor combinations will make your taste buds dance. Like Imperfect Organic Cinnamon Toast, Bananas With Milk And Honey is a simple food that I grew up eating. It’s a dish that seems […]