Easy Honey Butter Popcorn

 By Julia Mangan, Contributing Writer It’s DIY month around here — we do this every April, and this is our third annual DIY month! We love to encourage you to do things yourself, in your home. All month long we’ll be sharing projects, recipes, remedies, crafts, and more with you. Be sure to pin your favorites, […]

Honey Whole Wheat Cornbread

  By Robyn, contributing writer With the cold weather and snow we’ve been getting I can’t help but crave warm, comforting soups for dinner.  Typically we have a nice salad with our soup or maybe half a sandwich but every once in a while I crave sweet corn bread slathered with honey butter.   Your […]

Salad Dressings and Seasonings: Why You Should Make Them Yourself

There are so many reasons not to buy seasonings and salad dressings. First and least important … they are expensive (on sale, Annie’s salad dressings were $4.99 per bottle at Whole Foods the last time we were there). Secondly, of course, are the ingredients in commercial dressings and seasonings that are not actually food … so we really shouldn’t […]

10 Ways to Eat More Veggies

I’ll let you in on a little secret: veggies are my favorite! Anyone with me here? They are so delicious and full of nutrients that I can feel them keeping my body healthy. After the holidays I especially love loading up on fresh veggies.  Too much processed food and sugar can leave us susceptible to […]

Fresh and Light Spring Salad

Okay, it may be a little early for a spring salad, but I’m here in Southern California and we already have some of the crispy, fresh early spring produce available. If your markets aren’t quite ready for these ingredients, just save and pin this for a few more weeks! After the holidays most of us […]