Take A Break – Peppermint Patties

I love minty desserts, and I loved York Peppermint Patties when I was younger. I can’t wait to try this recipe, and hopefully you’ll try them and enjoy them! Check out the video. I couldn’t find a recipe on Saveur that matched this video but I found one that was close on DinnerAtTheZoo.com. You can substitute coconut oil for the shortening, and omit the holiday … Continue reading Take A Break – Peppermint Patties

Five Reasons Why I Meditate And So Should You

I’ve been meditating off and on for over twenty years. I had a gym teacher, in high school, who would lead us through a guided meditation on the days when we seemed too frenetic to actually play sports. I would leave that class feeling so much better that I started to meditate in my room after school. I never thought more about it than just … Continue reading Five Reasons Why I Meditate And So Should You

10 Awesome School Lunch Bento Boxes

1. Chicken Rollup with carrots, tomatoes, grapes, honeydew and cantaloupe. This is so colorful and gets creative with the flower shaped fruits and vegetables. Get the recipe from Taste of Home 2. This steak hamburger bento is from JustOneCookbook.com. She puts last night’s leftovers into her child’s lunch bento the next day. I like the addition of the corn. The author of JustOneCookbook has a … Continue reading 10 Awesome School Lunch Bento Boxes