Bok Choy Ginger-Garlic Chicken Noodle Soup


It finally arrived.  The awful winter illnesses that have been circulating – completely crushing us since Saturday.  If I watch one more Pixar movie I may fling myself off the balcony.  And on that

Banana Oat Protein Powder Muffins


I make a lot of muffins – the kids love them, I see it as an opportunity to cram lots of healthy stuff in a small little package, and they are great to throw

Seriously good (and simple) Egg Salad


My favorite lunches when I was a kid were ring bologna and cheese, liverwurst and cheese and the top of them all: egg salad.  I would unwrap the slightly squished sandwich from its wax

Perfect Peanut Butter and Jelly


I read this article a while back and it really got me thinking – about PB&J. So, first I was thinking what a huge pain in the ass I must have been as a kid

Honey Lemon Ricotta Dip


If the only ricotta you have ever had is the Polly-O or other supermarket brands, then I must break some news to you.  You have no experience ricotta nirvana until you get your hands