Snacks

Snacks are great for satisfying your hunger between meals. I think the word “snack” sometimes has a negative connotation. But I’m here to say that snacks don’t always have to be unhealthy. You can enjoy snacks and stay on track with your diet.

Don’t believe me? Just check out these healthy snack options: Stuffed Dates, Spiced Almonds, Pineapple Chips, Smoked Salmon Pinwheels, Spicy Game Jerky, and low carb Seed Crackers.

Stuffed Dates Recipe (Easy Four-Ingredient Recipe)

Stuffed Dates Recipe (Easy Four-Ingredient Recipe)

If you love dates, you’re in luck! I’m about to share with you everything you need to know about my Easy Four-Ingredient Stuffed Dates recipe! 

Candied Figs

Candied Figs

It’s that time of year when kids are headed back to school, while I’m up to my elbows in figs! The good thing is I just LOVE figs, don’t you? However, the drawback is they are very high in carbs/sugar. There’s also the fact that […]

Homemade Granola Mix (with a Middle Eastern Twist)

Homemade Granola Mix (with a Middle Eastern Twist)

When you hear the words homemade granola, you don’t usually think of Middle Eastern food. No, you either think of health food or hippies, at least that’s what goes through my warped mind. I achieve the “Middle Eastern twist” in the homemade granola recipe by […]

Easter Eggs (Dyed with Natural Egg Dye)

Easter Eggs (Dyed with Natural Egg Dye)

My favorite thing about holidays is the traditions attached to them. I guess I’ve always been sentimental, but it seems the older I get, the more sentimental I become.

Pineapple Chips

Pineapple Chips

Have you ever tried pineapple chips? If not, it’s time you did something about that! My daughter, Nena, tried them for the first time last Fall, and has been asking for them ever since.

Microwave Peanut Brittle

Microwave Peanut Brittle

Christmas and baking go hand in hand, don’t they? During the last few weeks before Christmas, my baking really kicks into high gear. Last year, while making my microwaved peanut brittle, I decided to add some flavors to make it extra Christmasy.