grocery shopping

Favorite Appetizers for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is all about the dinner and we eat early in the day so I don’t plan a lunch. The problem is people get hungry and start coming into the […]

Cabbage over quinoa Go Gingham

Today‚Äôs post is sponsored by Earthbound Farm. Thank you for supporting the occasional sponsored post that helps support this site and all of the gingham-ness you see here. One of […]

Make at Home Mixed Nuts

Since I began reading the ingredients of everything we buy, it’s been a real hassle. Items that in the past I tossed into the grocery basket are now being left […]

Go Gingham: Making fresh herbs last longer

While I like fresh herbs to last, in hot weather they can wilt before using them. Store bought frozen or freeze dried herbs are nice but there’s all that packaging […]

Family travel with kids

Eating real food while on vacation to maintain a healthy lifestyle can be tricky – especially if you’re on a road trip. Eating out for every meal can be expensive, […]

How to Cook Padron Peppers

If you’ve never had a padron pepper, give this tasty little, green pepper a try. They’re at lots of farmers’ markets, pack tasty flavor, and are easy to cook. If […]

A True Classic Spinach Salad

What’s the quickest way to get a family to eat a healthy, real food dinner? What about getting a family of four to eat an entire pound of fresh spinach? […]