My New Favorite Smoothie

Recently, my friend Chris and I were strolling up and down the aisles of Bread Beckers Warehouse—one of my favorite places for healthy ingredients, fun kitchen gadgets, and great ideas for healthy living. She picked up a recipe card and immediately knew it was FOR ME­—the Smoothie Girl! I made a few tweaks, added a […]

Getting Fresh!

I love summer! I love the slower pace. I love having my kids around more. I love sitting outside for my quiet time in the mornings. And, I love the fresh fruits and vegetables that are at their amazing peak in the summertime. Having grown up with farming grandparents and gardening parents, I specifically think […]


Anyone who knows me knows that I’m all about a daily smoothie! I’m also all about systems. So, systems and smoothies, that’s me. Naturally, in my left-brained way of thinking, smoothies are the most efficient way to eat healthy. They allow me to get some stuff down the hatch that I might not otherwise eat. Smoothies […]

My Favorite Granola

I’m pretty sure we go through granola at our house faster than any other family in America. We eat it as breakfast cereal, on other breakfast cereal, sprinkled on yogurt, or just by the handfuls. My favorite recipe for it was adapted from a Bread Beckers recipe that I started using years ago. It’s simple, natural, and […]