Crock Pot French Toast Bites

Last weekend, one of my friends decided to host a pot luck brunch party. I love this idea and think I should do it more. I love going out to brunch in Chicago (there are so many places to try), but it can be really expensive and time consuming when …

In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto Book Review

Eat Food. Not too much. Mostly plants. This is the mantra of Michael Pollan’s newest book, In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto.  I want to share some of the tips I got from this book with you because I believe it will help you on your journey through slow …

Crock Pot Black Bean and Mushroom Fajita Chili

I am not sure what to call this dish other than tasty! Black bean and mushroom fajita chili was the best I could come up with because it’s not fajitas (well it could be) and it’s not a soup or stew, but it does sort of resemble a chili consistency. …

Crock Pot Pulled Pork with Honey Mustard Sauce

  Howdy everyone! Sorry, it’s been so long since my last post. I got busy doing some guest posts which are coming soon to a couple of health blogs. I’ll share the details once they are live. Anyway, tonight I’m going to share a new recipe that turned out very …

Crock Pot Honey Sesame Chicken

Hello all! So, this Crock Pot recipe is awesome. I guess it’s tough to go wrong with an entire cup of honey. I recently learned that honey has a ton of random health benefits. For one, it provides a lot of instant energy so it is recommended right before exercise …

Crock Pot Thai Chicken Curry Soup

Hello everyone, HAPPY NEW YEAR! Sorry for such a long gap in posts, but I got busy eating my weight in sweets. Well, at least that’s what it felt like. I’m back to work now though and back to cooking large batches of food to take for lunch and heat …