Health knowledge made personal

foodideas

Wisconsin 53089
Portuguese, living in WI, married and Mother to two wonderful girls. Marketing & Design Professional who believes in a green living and cooking healthy and organic. My passion is in cooking and making kids try all types of foods that are healthy alternatives to junk food.
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Sunday Sweetness: chocolate salami - Salame Preto by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking This is something I grew up with in Portugal. It is fun to make and kids LOVE IT! If there is one thing my teen ALWAYS asks my parents to bring back from Portugal it is ... Read on »
Fridays - weekend garden projects by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking What is going on with this weather? Isn't it past mid-April? Monday we woke up with snow and since we have been hit with flurries... Well I guess I cannot complain as North ... Read on »
Tuesdays Main Meals: Brown Rice Casserole with Leftover Meat by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Got this recipe from my dear friend Miss Words as I call her and as I had a few left-over meats I decided to try it out. When she first told me about the recipe I was all e ... Read on »
Monday Meatless: tomato, mozzarella and basil pizza by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking INGREDIENTS 6 Roma tomatoes thinly sliced 2 to 3 fresh mozzarella balls  thinly sliced Basil leaves Olive oil DIRECTIONS Preheat the oven to 375 degrees ... Read on »
Cookies for Kids' Cancer Bake Sale & Silent Auction in Milwaukee by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Anyone interested in participating by donating, volunteering or simply showing up to this amazing event PLEASE let us know. To learn more about this event click here for ad ... Read on »
Sunday sweetness: Orange torte by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Here is another recipe from my GrandMother's book. This is the very first time making it. We have yet to try it but will add comments after tonights dinner! INGREDIENTS ... Read on »
Friday: weekend garden projects by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking What's with this weather? We had a pretty nice week, then Thursday comes and it feels like winter again. Well at least there is no snow in the forecast... I hope! Well most ... Read on »
Tuesday main meals: Rice with baby octopus by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking INGREDIENTS 16 baby octopus 1.5 cups of rice 1 small onion 1 small onion diced olive oil water salt & pepper DIRECTIONS Place the octopus in a large ... Read on »
Conselhos da Avó - Avó's Advices by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking What I love the most about Avó - my Grandmother, is how she always wrote everything in so many details, I recall receiving letters from her, where she would start by descri ... Read on »
Monday Meatless: Spanish Tortilla by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking After having written the post about a meal gone wrong , it made me crave making the Spanish tortilla, therefore I changed my plans of tonight's dinner to a simple one. What ... Read on »
Sunday sweetness: orange marmalade with orange pulp by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking As I was testing a recipe that required quite a bit of freshly squeezed orange juice that I extracted with the juicer, I ended up with a nice amount of orange pulp and did ... Read on »
Saturday: Healthy snacks for kids - First try at Granola Bars by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I have been meaning to try to make homemade granola bars as first it is cheaper than buying, second, I can add the ingredients we all like here at home and of course I k ... Read on »
New day themes by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I have been thinking about trying to come up with daily themes, so after much thought of our daily lives here is what you will be expecting Mondays: Meatless nights Tuesd ... Read on »
Fridays - weekend garden projects by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Spring could not come any sooner, especially after a winter with so much snow, cold temperatures and icy conditions. And we started it with a damp cloudy and rainy day! ... Read on »
A meal gone wrong by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking A little while ago my boss asked how come all meals I create come out right. I quickly explained actually not quite so and sent him a link to one that did not.Then a though ... Read on »
Pasta Carbonara by foodideas Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking INGREDIENTS DIRECTIONS In a large sauté pan brown the bacon bits In a large bowl mix the eggs, milk, cheese and salt & pepper Carefully remove all the bac ... Read on »