Spiced Rum Summer Fruit Parfait ~ Recipe ReDux

This month’s Recipe ReDux theme was to get in the spirit and share a healthy way to cook, bake or mix-it-up with spirits, extracts or other alcohols. Summer’s cool, creamy and fruity desserts are a fun place to stir in this little surprise! This tiramisu-inspired recipe features vanilla wafers that absorb the rum and spice flavor … Continue reading

Oran-Ginger Dream ~ Recipe ReDux

Polar vortex can’t keep us down! In this winter filled with temperatures in the teens and twenties, the first day of 40 degree had me day dreaming about warmer days ahead. Hot teas have been helping me survive the cold, but the change in weather had me wanting to sip something summery. This healthy beverage … Continue reading

Arugula Sunflower Pesto ~ Recipe ReDux

Happy first day of Summer! The return of this beautiful season brings just the beginning of incredibly fresh and local produce. While I’m only getting small clippings of basil from my garden so far, I’ve been lucky enough to receive some of the overflow from a friend’s CSA (what is a CSA?). I even got … Continue reading

Summer Parfait with Honey Almond Oats and Berry Rhubarb Sauce ~ Recipe ReDux Sponsored Recipe Contest

{By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by National Honey Board and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I received a gift card to offset the expense of my ingredients.} Honey is an ingredient that people may shy away from but for me it’s an ingredient I embrace. … Continue reading