Homemade Vanilla Extract

by Jennie April 8, 2010

Vanilla beans (from the natural food store) Vodka Take 2-4 beans and slice them vertically without cutting in half, making sure that any small seeds are captured on wax paper.  Place beans and seeds into a small glass jar with about 3/4 c vodka. A 6 ounce baby food jar is the perfect size. Chop […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Jennie April 8, 2010

Nonstick cooking spray 1 cup firmly packed light or dark brown sugar 3/4 c trans-fat-free soft tub margarine spread 2 large egg whites 2 tsp of pure vanilla extract (see our homemade vanilla extract recipe to DIY) 1 15 ounce can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 2 c (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips 2 c whole […]

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Mock Sour Cream

by Jennie April 8, 2010

1 c cottage cheese 1 tbs milk or yogurt 1 tbs lemon juice Blend all together until smooth This is soooo yummy!!! I know what is going in it so I know it is healthy! It also keeps for quite some time in the fridge. Enjoy! *Courtesy of: Ruth Yaron’s Super Baby Food

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Tofu Nuggets

by Jennie April 8, 2010

1 c whole wheat or panko breadcrumbs 1/2 c flaxseed meal 1 tbs grated parmesan 1/2 tsp paprika 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp onion powder 1 c broccoli, spinach, sweet potato or beet puree 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1 block of extra firm Tofu (or Fish) 1/2 tsp salt Nonstick cooking spray 1 […]

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Come IN, LAUGH much, Visit OFTEN

by Jennie April 7, 2010

We are so excited to invite you to come in, relax, put your feet up and enjoy 5 minutes to yourself while you come together with other Moms to Survive Motherhood! We are two women who before pregnancy, were strangers. We became united by the start of our journey through Motherhood. Since that day we […]

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