Avocado Fruit Smoothie Recipe with Blueberries and Chia Seeds

For the last couple of months, my blender has gotten quite a workout.  My daughter was in a bad accident and broke her jaw in three places.  She is, thankfully, on the road to recovery but I am plying her (and all of us!) with loads of healthy smoothies for maximum nutrition.  This avocado fruit smoothie recipe is loaded with healthy ingredients and easy to make.  If you are looking for nutritious smoothies to start your day, this one is perfect! Avocado Smoothie Benefits So, why add avocados to your fruit … [Read more...]

Bourbon Blueberry Sauce for a Simply Decadent Gelato Topping

This bourbon blueberry sauce recipe is part of a #TurkeyHillGelato sponsored post written by me on behalf of Turkey Hill Dairy. All opinions are my own. I am a firm believer in the idea that simple is better.  Simple, uncluttered living is the key to a low stress life.  Simple gifts are often the most meaningful.  And a simple ingredient list usually means a higher quality food product.  I am all about simple ingredients when it comes to our food.  I don't want complicated chemical names or a bunch of numbers and symbols.  Simple ingredients … [Read more...]

This Simple Fruit Tart is an Easy Summer Dessert Recipe

This simple fruit tart recipe starts with a basic sugar cookie crust.  Spread on a creamy yogurt topping and pile on fresh summer berries.  It's an easy summer dessert recipe your whole family will love! A summer dessert your kids can make! This summer I put each of my children in charge of making dinner one day a week.  I am hoping it helps them prepare for life after they move out.  My daughter loves to be in the kitchen with me so I was surprised when she showed zero interest in my dinner project.  When … [Read more...]