One Pot Organic Chicken with Wild Rice and Vegetables

When eating organic on a budget, you may find yourself doing a lot more cooking. There are a ton of benefits to this, such as knowing what’s in your food, lower costs, and fresh ingredients. However, there is one downside — dishes. Yes, it’s true. The more delicious meals I make for my family, the…

Organic Pear and Sharp Cheddar Grilled: A delicious twist on a classic sandwich. Get the recipe here.

Organic Pear and Sharp Cheddar Grilled Cheese

A large part of shopping on a budget for organic food is sticking to the seasons for produce. That’s how I found some delicious and in season organic D’Anjou pears on sale at the grocery store. That’s what inspired this twist on the classic grilled cheese sandwich. This Organic Pear and Sharp Cheddar Grilled Cheese layers sliced…

Organic Maple Bacon Pancake Hearts

Organic Maple Bacon Pancake Hearts

There is no breakfast more classic than pancakes, maple syrup, and bacon, all made with love. So why not put all of this together to create Organic Maple Bacon Pancake Hearts? I created this recipe out of necessity really. My son is all about the carbs and we have to get sneaky to get him…

Organic Shepherd's Pie

Organic Shepherd’s Pie

When most people think of home cooking and comfort food, they think of meat and potatoes. It’s a classic combination, and with this Organic Shepherd’s Pie, you can’t go wrong. What I love most about organic cooking is highlighting the true flavors of the ingredients. My family agrees that organic food just tastes better! Since organic…

Organic Pumpkin Spice French Toast with Yogurt Sauce: This will satisfy your pumpkin cravings!

Organic Pumpkin Spice French Toast

At this time of year, pumpkin flavored foods are everywhere. Unfortunately, they are rarely “pumpkin” and often just “flavored”. I wanted to share one of my favorite breakfast recipes that gets its fall flavors from real organic pumpkin puree. Organic Pumpkin Spice French Toast with Yogurt Sauce combines classic pumpkin pie seasonings with a fluffy french…

Eggs And Salmonella

American Eggs: Wholesome Source of Protein or Toxic Danger?

Now that the kids are back to school, everyone has healthy morning breakfasts and easy, homemade dinners on their minds. Eggs are a great way to provide a protein-packed school breakfast or an easy dinner solution. But before you start whipping up omelets, you may want to know why American eggs may not be the healthiest choice for your…

Three Organic Flavorful Fall Meals under $25

Three Organic Flavorful Fall Meals under $25

As we get into the heart of fall, I always crave warm, rich meals, and those signature fall flavors. I wanted to create a menu of fall meals that incorporated these comfort foods while still being budget friendly and organic. Last week’s menu was meat free, which is a great way to save money. However, meat…

Mini Eggplant Pizzas with Pasta

Mini Eggplant Pizzas with Pasta

Just because you’ve chosen to feed your family healthier food, doesn’t mean you have to give up things like pizza and pasta. I married an Italian, so there is no way he would be on board if I didn’t keep feeding him these staples. Delivery and frozen pizzas are usually far from healthy or organic,…