Month: July 2017

White Bean Tuna Salad

White Bean Tuna Salad

Want something quick and easy for lunch?  Don’t worry I got you, White Bean Tuna Salad!  I love tuna salad but I don’t like all the calories and fat I get from the mayonnaise in it.  1 cup of mayo has over 1000 calories in […]

Spicy Smashed Sweet Potatoes

Spicy Smashed Sweet Potatoes

Let’s talk about sweet potatoes.  They are one of my favorite things to eat and they are so versatile.  I love sweet potatoes every way I have ever tried them.  Baked, mashed, roasted, boiled, grilled, ANY WAY! I am always coming up with new ways […]

Easy Enchilada Sauce

Easy Enchilada Sauce

I never realized how easy it is to make enchilada sauce and home made taste SO much better than store bought.  It doesn’t have any of the extra added things you can’t pronounce either.  I came up with this Easy Enchilada Sauce when I had […]

Spanish-style Quinoa

Spanish-style Quinoa

Everyone loves Spanish rice when having tacos, enchiladas, etc.  I know I do.  BUT I decided to make it a little bit healthier using quinoa.  Quinoa has more fiber and more protein than rice, which makes it a little more filling.  Quinoa is naturally gluten-free […]

1st grade curriculum for 2017/18 school year

1st grade curriculum for 2017/18 school year

I am newer to homeschooling and since I am newer, I thought I would share my curriculum with everyone for thoughts or ideas.  My oldest is in 1st grade this year and my youngest in Pre-k.  So we have a couple years under our belt […]