I wanted my kids to try jicama because I just knew it would be a hit. I also knew that delivery of said jicama would be critical. I paired it with two foods I know they absolutely love and even my picky eater said he liked the jicama! SUCCESS! Jicama (pronounced hick-amma) is a large root that comes in a tough, fibrous brown skin that needs to be completely removed prior to eating. I can best describe jicama as an apple and a potato mixed together, slightly sweet and crunchy
I'm always looking for ways to spice up my breakfast/snack game. I think these parfaits fit the bill perfectly. Mangoes are great for breakfast and a great pre-workout snack. The portability of this recipe allows you take it with you on the go, either to work or the gym! I admit that I am obsessed with chia puddings and mango. It's hard not to make a bunch of chia puddings and/or mango recipes for this blog. I could eat both foods, together or separate, every day. Just a few
I've been trying to think of something meaningful to write about how healthy this pie is, why you should make it, blah blah blah...but honestly...just look at it! Its a show-stopper. The taste is decadent but light. Sweet and tart, rich and creamy, but refreshing. I was sad to see the last slice disappear, and I think you'll feel the same way. Ingredients: Crust 1 1/2 cups almond flour 1/2 cup oat flour 1/2 tsp salt 2 tbsp. coconut oil (refined) 2 tbsp. maple syrup 1-4 tbsp.
Chickpeas really bother me, including painful bloating, gas, and joint pain. Meanwhile, my husband loves to mainline spicy hummus. Admittedly, this makes me grumpy. I sought out on a quest for my own snack. This recipe is made with pantry ingredients, making it an easy, low-fat snack to whip together anytime or at the end of the grocery week. I like to make a double-batch for the whole family to snack on throughout the week. Since it all comes together in a blender or food pr
Breakfast tacos are a cultural foundation in my home of Central and South Texas. We have competitions and festivals that honor the breakfast taco. If you're lucky, your boss will bring bags of them to the office for breakfast on Fridays. Discussions of where to get the best breakfast tacos in town sprinkle into to casual small talk, next to talk about the weather. Breakfast tacos have been known to cure any hangover or heartbreak. Its every bit as big of a deal down here as b