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About Whitney

I'm a true southern belle with a love for all things FOOD! My husband and little girl hold the key to my heart. We love to travel and experience other cultures. My desire through my food blog is to show you just how easy it is to make super healthy and delicious food from scratch. Now, let's go make something yummy!

Moroccan Spiced Lentils

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Today has been such an emotional day for me.  I told you last week that we were starting the process of finding a preschool for Gaby to start in the fall… Well, this week we’ve started the actual process of GOING to preschools, asking a thousand questions, and touring the school.  Let me just say, I don’t know what I’m going to do when fall rolls around and I have to send my baby off like the big girl she is? Continue reading


Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Pancakes

chocolate chip pancakesGaby woke up from a nap one day this week and in the sweetest little voice ever, asked for pancakes for her snack.  I didn’t have any on hand in the refrigerator and didn’t have the heart to tell her no… So, naturally I pulled out my mixing bowl and started whipping her up some pancakes!  I aim to please!  While I was mixing away, I saw her out of the corner of my eye digging around in my baking drawer where I keep all of my baking ingredients.  There she stood with a big smile on her face holding a bag of chocolate chips!  She’s a girl after my own heart! Continue reading


mexican veggie burgers

I’ve been grieving this week.  Please prepare yourself for a very dramatic reason as to why I’m grieving…  Ahem… I’ve started looking for preschools to put my baby in this fall.  My heart is completely broken, shattered, and torn into a million pieces. (Dramatic, I know.)  HOW is it possible that it’s time to put my (our) baby in school?  I’m not mentally prepared to send her off everyday.  I’ve cried all week thinking about it.  So, I’m stuffing my face with these burgers.  Continue reading

Vegan Eggnog

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We woke up this morning to FREEZING temperatures.  FREEZING, people!  Ok, freezing for us South Florida folk.  In the 3 1/2 years that I’ve lived in Miami, it’s never been THIS cold.  I literally woke up shivering.  My bones hurt and my body ached.  I know, I know… Continue reading

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