Breakfast

Beautiful Beet Smoothie

Login: Kristin Meier Colleen has accused me of cheating on the Swiss chard and having a love affair with beets.  It is probably true.  I just love the rich “beet-red” color that beets give anything it touches.  I now add them to my “green” smoothies to transform my...

Rainbow Chard Smoothie

Refreshing Rainbow Chard Smoothie 2 pieces organic rainbow chard 2 organic apples 2 clementines (peeled) 1 cup frozen organic raspberries 2 cups water Place all ingredients in a blender (I used VitaMix). Blend on high until desired consistency is reached....

Make Your Own Organic Juice

The kids became accustom to apple cider this fall and have been drinking it by the (shhh… diluted) gallon-full for the past few months. My husband raised the point that the apples used to make the cider were not organic and that we should find an alternative. Welcome,...

Chocolate Milkshakes

Login: Kristin Meier Happy New Year! For those of you that have made the New Year’s Resolution to eat better, healthier, organic, nutritious food, congratulations! We are all on a journey of learning how food can be used either positively: to heal, protect, build,...

Steel Cut Cranberry/Orange Oatmeal

For years, my kids have eaten oatmeal made with Quaker Oats flavor packets, and by the time they were 3 years old, they could make it themselves. Convenience is crucial to a busy family. This oatmeal required a little more work, but surprisingly not much. I ordered...