The REAL Unicorn Smoothie

Leave it to Starbucks to ruin the magic of Unicorns with a fake and dangerous imposter! (sigh of relief that they’ve vanished!) Want in on a secret?! Unicorns are REAL! And you can taste their full magic only when using REAL ingredients! Introducing the Real Unicorn: a smoothie worthy of consumption. Full of flavor, nutrients, […]

The Rubber Chicken Recipe!

Rubber Chicken is one of the recipes I’m most famous for—and yet, it’s not really mine. I just named it Rubber Chicken because it allows you to stretch one measly chicken into 3 days worth of meals! Rubber Chicken was originally published 20 years ago in my newspaper column (The Manic Housewife) that I wrote […]

Keep Me Full Smoothie Recipe

One thing I’ve learned over the last several years in the battle of the bulge, is that my morning smoothie is my own personal guarantee for a great food day, one with no regrets. Let me explain. My morning smoothie isn’t just a bunch of fruit and some random protein powder in a glass. It […]

Off-The-Bus Zuppa Toscana

Hello hello! (Caroline speaking) I asked our Facebook page a couple days ago if anyone would be interested in my Zuppa Toscana recipe, and there was a resounding “yes” – so here it is! I like to call it “Off-The-Bus Zuppa Toscana” because (as some of you may know) myself, the hubs, and our two […]

Paleo Cocoa and Coconut Whipped Cream

You all voted so here is you Paleo-elect Cocoa and Whipped Cream recipes! Let’s be real, we could all use a giant mug of cocoa after this supremely stressful election season. Or wine. But for the sake of this post, let’s just say cocoa. Paleo Hot Cocoa // Serves 1 1 1/2 cups unsweetened almond […]

One Pot October!

100 of mouth-watering recipes!  Classic, Low Carb, or Paleo. You Choose! This is Leanne from Saving Dinner. I am not going to waste your time with a long complicate sales letter. Here’s the bottom line… You want quick and easy meals with minimal planning all in ONE pot! Based on over 15 years of menu […]

3 Free Spice Blend Recipes

LOVE me some spice blends! This is the stuff that makes cooking sooooo easy! #SmartSpiceBlend We demo’d a spice blend on a Facebook Live that you can watch if you go to our Saving Dinner Facebook page (just scroll, it’s there!) And I promised you in that video that I’d have some more recipes for […]

NOTtella Recipe

I don’t know if there is a more perfect snack than nut butters. Highly portable, easy to make, very versatile, everyone loves a great nut butter—in a sandwich, with an apple, sometimes just plain off the spoon! And then there’s chocolate and nuts together. Yes, you’ve seen in in the store next to the peanut […]

What veggie can I not get enough of right now?

By: Leanne Ely   It’s time for Tricks, Tips and a Recipe! And in honor of this most ultimate summer squash, today we’re giving it the attention it deserves. Sound good? Zucchinis are packed with beta-carotene, potassium and B vitamins. They also provide fiber and a bit of Vitamin C, but a large zucchini contains only […]

Healthier Sex On The Beach

(recipe card on the bottom of the post! Feel free to save it on your Pinterest board, or share it on Facebook!) You might remember our Happy Hour segment on Facebook Live awhile back?! With each video we can’t tell if we’re becoming more or less awkward, LOL. If you were one of our awesome […]