Recipes

20 Paleo Appetizers {for the Holiday Season}

by Chrystal Johnson August 30, 2014

Check out 20 Paleo Appetizers by Chrystal at Foodie.com This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Foodie.com. All opinions are my own. Now that the kids are finally back in school, it’s natural that we start shifting our thoughts to what’s next in our annual routines. For many of us, that’s planning […]

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Slow Cooker Hatch Green Chile Recipe {Made in a Wonderbag}

by Chrystal Johnson August 29, 2014

I mentioned yesterday when I talked about how to roast green chiles that I sampled a green chile at the Chile Cookoff a couple years ago that I loved. I have been wanting to try and recreate it every since then, so when I saw Hatch chiles at our local grocery store, I decided to give […]

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How to Roast Hatch Green Chiles

by Chrystal Johnson August 28, 2014

A couple years back I was introduced to Hatch Chiles for the first time at our local Chili Cookoff. There was one booth that was serving green chili made with Hatch Green Chiles. It was my favorite chili that was served that year. I have wanted to try Hatch Chiles in my own recipes ever […]

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After School Snacks: Apple & Raisin “Pizzas”

by Chrystal Johnson August 25, 2014

Only one more week until school is back in session for us! Well, Zoë meets her teacher and gets her first homework packet tomorrow, but class officially starts after Labor Day Every day when she comes home from school, she is ready for a snack. After working at her school last year, I realized how rushed things […]

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Homemade Blueberry Syrup Recipe {Blueberries are on Sale!}

by Chrystal Johnson August 12, 2014

It’s the last week of Albertson’s Huge Anniversary Sale!  I was browsing this week’s circular for the local Abertsons and noticed that 8 ounce packages of blueberries are on sale for $0.99! That is a great deal, and we all love blueberries, so I wanted to pick some up. While we love eating fresh blueberries, I also like making […]

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Gluten Free Ice Cream Cone Nutty S’mores {National S’mores Day Recipe}

by Chrystal Johnson August 8, 2014

This post was created in partnership with Santé Nuts. All opinions are my own. Did you know that Sunday, August 10 is National S’mores Day? I had no idea! It had been so long since I’ve had a S’more – at least since going gluten free. So when I saw the Nutty S’more Cones recipe from […]

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Honey Sweetened Agua Fresca Recipe {Plus Where to Get Cheap Watermelons Today}

by Chrystal Johnson August 4, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Albertsons. All opinions are my own. Did you know that Albertsons is currently hosting their Huge Anniversary Sale? During this annual sale, they have some of their greatest prices of the year. I was browsing this week’s circular for the local Abertsons and noticed […]

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Jamaican Jerk Seasoning + Marinade Recipe

by Chrystal Johnson July 25, 2014

The first trip Brian and I ever took together was to Jamaica. We deeply enjoyed our time there, and we later found a Jamaican restaurant we loved in San Diego. There is something so comforting in the flavors in Jamaican food, and Jamaican Jerk is one of the most recognizable flavors in the culture. There […]

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Meatless Monday Meal Idea: Madras Lentils Over Rice

by Chrystal Johnson July 22, 2014

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tasty Bite. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you ever have those days where lunchtime sneaks up on you and you had no idea what you’re going to serve the kids? We had one of those days on Monday, so I took the opportunity […]

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Fresh Squeezed Cherry Limeade Recipe

by Chrystal Johnson July 18, 2014

I love cherry season. There are always plenty of cherries at the Farmer’s Market, and you can find people selling them in front of stores for fundraisers as well. I definitely support cherry fundraisers over candy and cookie fundraisers! The girls will gobble down a couple pounds in no time at all. I can’t imagine […]

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