Posts Tagged ‘Snacks’

Delicious and Satisfying 100 Calorie Snack Ideas

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

10 Deliciously Healthy and Satisfying 100 Calorie SnacksAre you a three-square-meals-a-day eater, or do you prefer five or six smaller meals? No matter what your eating habits are, most of us occasionally get a day when we just need a little something extra. Even if you’re not a calorie-counter, having a repertoire of healthy, low-calorie snack ideas at your disposal gives you options. And options are never a bad thing. Here are 10 healthy snack ideas that come in around 100 calories but satisfy big. (more…)

Paleo Cranberry-Pecan Loaf {Crazy for Cranberry}

Friday, November 7th, 2014

Paleo Cranberry Pecan Loaf

I don’t think it gets any more festive than this beautiful bread for my Crazy for Cranberry event. (more…)

Cranberry-Oat Jam Bars {Crazy for Cranberry}

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Cranberry-Oat Jam Bars

Most people save their snowy wishes for a white Christmas, but I confess, I am desperately hoping for snow for Thanksgiving. (more…)

Cranberry Almond Scones {Crazy for Cranberry}

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Cranberry Almond Scones

When Mike and I lived in Kuwait last year, I picked up the habit of taking tea in the afternoon. (more…)

Baked Brie with Warm Honeyed Grapes and Walnuts

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Baked Brie with Warm Honeyed Grapes and Walnuts

You know that creepy neighbor who somehow knows a little too much about your personal business? (more…)

Baked Apple Cinnamon Doughnuts with Apple Cider Glaze

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Baked Apple Cinnamon Doughnuts with Apple Cider Glaze

It’s the weirdest thing ever.

I don’t eat doughnuts (or donuts) all year long until autumn rolls around. (more…)

Spiced Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Pumpkin Cream

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Spiced Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Pumpkin Cream

Here’s the thing: I know you’ve probably been bombarded with pumpkin spice everything since the end of August. (Not that I can blame anyone out there who’s subjected you to that because in all honesty, I’ve been eating pumpkin spice muffins and drinking pumpkin spice lattes since then myself.)  (more…)

Creamy Almond Brown Rice Pudding

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Creamy Almond Brown Rice Pudding

It’s been a while since I talked about our pudding obsession.

Our obsession hasn’t gone anywhere, but I don’t want to bombard and overwhelm you with pudding, of all things. That would just be weird. (more…)

Skinny Raspberry-Chocolate Cheesecake Milkshakes

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Skinny Raspberry-Chocolate Cheesecake Milkshakes

How about a berry cheesecake milkshake for breakfast?, I enticed Mike one Saturday morning.

Cheesecake-flavored anything is his favorite; combine it with berries and he’s in heaven. Needless to say, he was pretty excited about breakfast that day.

That is, until he saw me add cottage cheese to the blender in a moment of inspiration. (more…)

“His” and “Hers” Fresh Corn Quesadillas with Roasted Garlic and Chive Crema

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

“His” and “Hers” Fresh Corn Quesadillas with Roasted Garlic and Chive Crema

When Mike and I can’t agree on dinner, I like to cook “his” and “hers” style.

Sometimes it’s completely different meals, like spaghetti with homemade beef ragu for him and fish or chicken with a side of veggies (preferably roasted) for me. But if I’m lucky, it’s a similar meal that’s easily customizable for both of our tastes, like salad with different toppings or sandwiches with different fillings…or quesadillas! (more…)

Hello! I’m Faith and I write An Edible Mosaic. This is my recipe collection of international favorites and updated American classics, with an emphasis on seasonal dishes. I focus on real foods that sustain body and mind, bring people together, and make a house a home. Welcome to my mosaic of recipes.

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