Coconut Chia Seed Pudding

Coconut Chia Seed Pudding Serving Size: Serves 4 Ingredients 1 1/2 cups coconut milk (I used organic canned coconut milk from Native Forest. The can isn’t lined with BPA and it’s a nice thick milk) 4 tablespoons maple syrup or honey (or substitute with a few drops of stevia) 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon… Read More Coconut Chia Seed Pudding

Valentine Yogurt Pops

Ingredients: 2 cups Trader Joe’s Greek Honey Yogurt 1/2 cup large frozen strawberries Popsicle sticks 12 (5 oz.) Dixie cups Directions: Slice several of the frozen strawberries lengthwise to create little heart shaped pieces. Place one of the heart shaped pieces in the bottom of each Dixie cup. Puree the remaining frozen strawberries, and stir… Read More Valentine Yogurt Pops

Homemade Pretzels

Homemade Pretzels with Salt or Cinnamon Here’s something fun to try in the kitchen with the little ones during these short winter days as you are up for getting down a dirty with dough. The kids can practice shaping letters or numbers, or have fun making shapes of their choice. Ingredients (makes 18-20 pretzels) 1… Read More Homemade Pretzels

Tropical Avocado Popsicles

What do you do with all the avocados?  What’s better than Cooking Stoned? How about these Tropical Avocado Popsicle. Ingredients 2 Avocados 2 Limes 1 ½ Cups basic simple syrup ¾ Cup Coconut Milk 20 fresh tarragon leaves For detailed recipe and pictures, check out Cooking Stoned.

Guaca-tillo Recipe

Easy Salsa Recipe Ingredients: 1/2 lb fresh tomatillos, husked 1/2  packed cilantro leaves 1 tbs fresh lime juice 1 tsp kosher salt 2 cloves garlic 2 serrano chiles, stemmed 2 ripe avocados, pitted, peeled 1/2 a small white onion Instructions: Boil tomatillos, onions & garlic until fork tender and strain. Purée all ingrediants in a… Read More Guaca-tillo Recipe

Blanched Tomatoes

12 oz canned whole peeled tomatoes = about 2 cups or 1lb fresh blanched tomatoes                                                                        Food prep goes a long way even if you do it just the night before or morning of use.  I was doing some meal planning and prepping for this recipe called Chana Palak Masala, and it called for a… Read More Blanched Tomatoes