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August 27, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Quick & Easy Brussels Sprouts with Pecans and Garlic

If you do not like Brussels sprouts, raise your hand. If you like Brussels sprouts, raise your hand. I never liked Brussels sprouts, but then I tried this recipeā€”I really like Brussels sprouts now. You’ve got to try this! With beautiful, fresh vegetables available in abundance, this recipe is my promotion towards eating more plant-based […]

August 19, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Delicious, Quick & Easy Bruschetta

It’s tomato picking time! This year everyone has been generous with their bounty. So what are you going to do with all those tomatoes? I don’t can tomatoes, so the first delicious delight I made was bruschetta. This bruschetta tastes so good I eat it as a meal. I hope this becomes one of your […]

August 13, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Peanut Butter and Honey Snack Bites

During popular floral holidays at the talented O’Fallon’s Fine Flowers, it was common for the staff to bring in snacks for those long designing days. One of the healthy recipes my daughter brought in was peanut butter balls with honey from the Super Healthy Kids website. Lately, I have been trying to find ways to […]

July 14, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Quick & Easy Roasted Broccoli

When you work or have a full schedule, quick, easy, and tasty are factors that make a vegetable recipe more appealing to use. The beauty of this recipe is it is palatable to many ages. Plus, broccoli is a fighter you want on your team, with all its cancer-fighting phytochemicals, immune boosting vitamins and minerals, […]

June 12, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Want Healthy Sweets? Try Homemade Granola

When trying to cut back on processed foods and sugars, homemade gives you more control over what you are ingesting. Making recipes with honey in place of sugar also adds health benefits. So if you are wanting something sweet to eat, here is a lovely flavored granola recipe you are sure to enjoy. The young […]

May 22, 2015
Julie Yuccas

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Plant-based Spinach Cranberry Walnut Salad

This is a quick, easy and delicious way to eat spinach. This salad is always a hit when the ladies come over for lunch, along with my Step it up a Notch Cranberry Muffins. This recipe is a great go-to when trying to increase your plant-based foods. Hope you like it! Lightly toast walnuts in […]