Spring Shrimp Noodle Bowl

Spring Shrimp Noodle Bowl

If you’d have told me 2 years ago that I would thrive giving up all grain including bread and noodles, I would have said you’re crazy.  My whole30 experience changed the way I do food and I’m so grateful!  While raising our big family fresh bread rolled out of the oven bi-weekly.  Over time I’m learning to individualize my personal best … Read More

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Weeds, Sowing and Reaping

Weeds, Sowing and Reaping

Looking back into AMKT archives, I found this gem written by my husband about the lessons the garden can teach us.  The gardening season is now here and if you have children and are considering putting in a garden for the first time, this may inspire you to do so.  Besides the garden’s bounty, beauty, awe and all of the … Read More

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pudding Cups

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pudding Cups

This girl who loves all things crunchy has been on a soft diet for a little bit recovering from a dental procedure.  Good thing I have my handy Vital Proteins Beef Gelatin powder to help me create some creamy and smooth desserts like this one and serve up a good dose of protein at the same time.  Chocolate Peanut Butter Pudding ... Read More
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Creamy Dill Sauce

Creamy Dill Sauce

Spring is here and what a great time to bring you an easy, fresh and quick spring sauce.  I gave my Smoky Ranch Dressing a spring makeover...and I mean, this Creamy Dill Sauce is soooo good-you could almost drink it.  Fresh parsley improves the flavor, health benefits and brightens up the color, so telling of spring. You can put this ... Read More
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Cooking Classes : What’s For Breakfast?

Inspired by new fresh produce about to come our way (hello spring and summer) I’ve decided to offer my breakfast class again but with some new twists.  Normal format of cooking class for this menu will be on April 16th but new to the cooking class scene is a Mom and Me breakfast class that will be taught the Saturday of … Read More

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Strawberry Lemon Tart

Strawberry Lemon Tart

During my last cooking class, I had a request for a gluten, dairy and refined sugar-free lemon custard recipe.  One popped up on my instagram feed from Vital Proteins using their high quality gelatin. Before I develop any of my own recipes using this, I played with their recipe to get the feel of the product.  Ladies and Gents...here we ... Read More
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Creamy Spring Greens Soup

Creamy Spring Greens Soup

Just because  winter is fading away, doesn't mean we leave soup behind too.  Have you noticed with warmer temps we crave lighter and more fresh flavors?  It's true.  Every year it happens.  And then I take notice.  More salads gradually take over as the weather warms up. But don't give up on soup.  These off and on rainy days of ... Read More
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Produst Review : Collagen Peptides

Product Review : Collagen Peptides

Here’s a product that I’ve been using for the last 2 months that’s worth sharing with you.  Collagen Peptides from Vital Proteins boasts many health and anti-aging benefits.  Not only is it good for hair, skin and nails, but aids digestion and supports joint and muscle health.  The range of benefits is wide and varied depending on the individual.  For … Read More

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Braised Greens with Coconut and Chickpeas

Braised Greens with Coconut and Chickpeas

One of our daughters recently did a 14 day liver fast (where in the world do they get these ideas) ? :) With her dinner choices narrowed considerably, cooked this up and raved about it.  As it turns out she was right, it's delish! And such a great way to get a concentrated dose of nutrient rich greens in one ... Read More
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Pad Thai Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl

Pad Thai Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl

Here is a low carb twist on an old favorite that I used to make with gluten-free noodles. Pad Thai Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl is something that can be made ahead and used as a side or for lunch throughout the week.   We just returned from a get away to Red Mountain, which is our very favorite place to ... Read More
AmyPad Thai Sweet Potato Noodle Bowl