Gourmet Hamburgers

gourmet hamburger

If you love fresh burgers hot off the grill, this is a recipe you have to try.  I’ve adapted it from Ina Garten’s Real Hamburgers recipe. We eat these at least once a week in the summertime. If you’re gluten free, as I am, try them on Udi’s gluten free hamburger buns! Lightly toasted, they’re more like… 

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Homemade Popcorn


For more wholesome recipes, see my recipe index. One of the first things we did when we made the switch to real foods was ditch the microwave popcorn in favor of the real deal. Pin It This is an easy switch because IT IS SO DELICIOUS. Seriously, after you taste this you will wonder how… 

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Beet & Goat Cheese Salad

goat cheese and beet salad

One of our favorite summer salads is beet and goat cheese. This is so nutritious with the health benefits from the beets and the pecans. For added nutrition, you can make this salad with spinach rather than mixed salad greens. Either way, it is a fresh and decadent salad, perfect for spring and summer when… 

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Best Guacamole Ever


Many moons ago a good friend introduced me to this delectable guacamole recipe. It was the start of a beautiful but rocky relationship. We were the best of friends until one fateful night when I overindulged in this delectable treat and made my tummy very unhappy. This unfortunate incident was the first of many such… 

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