Fruit & Nut Cereal Bars

1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup peanut butter (JIF or 365 brand)1/3 cup brown sugar (Domino’s Light Brown Sugar or organic)3 cups rice krispies cereal (I use Barbara’s or Erewon cereal)¼ cup raisins ¼ cup dried cranberries ¼ cup dried cherries 1/8 cup almonds or peanuts (optional – I cut the almonds in half) 2 TB sunflower […]

French Toast – Feingold Stage 1

4 eggs (We use organic cage free but any are fine) 2 TB brown sugar (Domino’s Light Brown or organic) ¾ cup milk (We use Pacific Rice Milk or Horizon Organic milk) 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla (I use organic or homemade to avoid corn syrup) Dash salt (I use Redmond’s Real Sea Salt) […]

Salsa – Chili’s

This is a mock Chili’s restaurant salsa recipe.  It does taste very similar.  We love it.  It is a little spicy, just like Chili’s.  If you want it less spicy, use just 1 TB of jalapenos instead of 1 TB plus 1 tsp.  14 ½ oz can of tomatoes and green chilies 14 ½ oz […]

Puppy Chow – Feingold Stage 1

  9 cups of Crispix cereal 1 cup of chocolate chips (Ghiradelli or Enjoy Life for dairy free) ½ cup of peanut butter (JIF, Skippy, or Whole Foods brand) ¼ cup of butter (Land O’Lakes, organic, or Earth’s Balance Soy Free) 1 tsp pure vanilla (watch out for corn syrup if you want to avoid […]

Triple Berry Peach Crumble

Fruit Filling: 1 can (15 oz) of sliced peaches (I use a jar from Costco) ¼ cup brown sugar packed 2 TB cornstarch or tapioca starch 2 cups of blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries (Trader Joe’s has a frozen bag of these) Crust and Topping: 1 package of Enjoy Life Snickerdoodles (I usually use one and […]

Potato Wedges

  My mom makes these for holidays and everyone always asks her for the recipe.  She just laughs.  It’s very simple!  I just saw a similar recipe in The Duggars’ book, “20 and Counting.” 4 organic potatoes (I like Yukon Gold but Russet works too) 1/8 to 1/4 cup of olive oil 1 tsp of […]

Taco Seasoning

2 tsp onion powder1 tsp chili powder½ tsp crushed red pepper¼ tsp dried oregano1 tsp salt½ tsp tapioca starch (or corn starch)½ tsp garlic powder½ tsp ground cumin Combine all ingredients.  I double or triple the above recipe and keep stored in a glass jar.  I use 2 ½ to 3 tsp for 1 lb […]

Spicy Pork Tenderloin

1 to 3 TB chili powder (I use about 2) 1 tsp salt ¼ tsp ground ginger ¼ tsp ground thyme ¼ tsp pepper 2 pork tenderloins, about 1 pound each (I get mine from Trader Joe’s)   Combine the first 5 ingredients.  Rub over tenderloins.  Cover and refrigerate for 2-4 hours.  Grill over hot […]

Peanut Butter Cookies

1 cup peanut butter  (JIF or Whole Foods brand to avoid soy) 1 cup white sugar     (we use C&H cane sugar or organic from Costco) 1 egg (we use organic) 1 tsp vanilla  (check for corn syrup) Combine all ingredients and mix together until creamy.  Place small round balls on ungreased cookie sheet at 350 degrees […]