Coconut and Fig Smoothie

Anita Dairy Free, Fruits, Gluten Free, Kids Eat Here, Nuts, Paleo, Smoothies, Vegetarian, What's Cooking 4 Comments

Now that everyone is back to their routine, I’m still attempting to find mine.  It’s taking me longer than I thought to get a solid schedule together for my newly found free time.  I have decided to resume writing for NaturalNews.com among other things.  And my brain is crowded with recipes that are itching to come out.  I don’t know …

Lebanese Fruit Cocktail with Fragrant Avocado and Mango Purées and Ashta

Anita Dessert, Fruits, Gluten Free, Kids Eat Here, Nuts, What's Cooking 8 Comments

It doesn’t get any more “Summery” than this dessert.  A very classic Lebanese concoction found at every street corner café in Beirut, blending local and regional fruits into a fresh and healthy dessert that you can really sink your teeth into.  It’s an absolute favorite in our house, even for the kids. It was around 10:30 in the evening the …

Strawberries in Full Bloom: A Mousse and Lemonade

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We’ve been waiting for three years to take our son for strawberry picking. Well he was just too young, he would have just uprooted the whole strawberry farm.  Now that he’s a “big boy” as he calls himself, he had such a wonderful time, picking, eating and eating and some picking.  We came home with about 30 pounds of juicy, …