The Seasoned Mom’s Spring Pasta

My Review:♥♥♥ Such a good and easy weeknight dinner. ADD MORE PESTO PEOPLE! ADD ALL THE PESTO!!!! Original Recipe Any type of whole wheat pasta, 1 lb 1/2 cup frozen peas or broccoli, thawed to room temp or slightly warmer As much pesto as you can handle 1 cup of diced, cooked chicken, preferably without…

Energy Bites

Hey all…I’m having a bad day. I ate two of these darlings…Luckily they were small and I stopped, so I didn’t have to punish myself for a binge. So how could it hurt to share it with you? Famous last words. 2/3 cups of peanut butter a large sprinkling of sunflower seeds 3/4 cup rolled oats…

King Arthur Flour’s Cake Pan Cake

My Review:♥♥♥♥♥ Okay people, this recipe is amazing! So easy, non-dairy, and no eggs. I haven’t had it in so long, but I remember the taste of it on my tongue. Perfection…and really easy! King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 cups Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup Dutch-process cocoa or natural cocoa…

One-Pot Veggie Pasta

My Review: ♥♥♥ This is such a good meal for only one pot, lovelies! Quick and easy!   500g package of whole wheat spaghetti (or pasta of choice, but whole wheat!!) 800g ripe tomatoes 2 cloves garlic pinch of red pepper flakes 2 tsp salt 1 Tbs fresh basil, sliced into ribbons 125ml extra virgin olive oil,…

Tuna Salad Pinwheels

I made these a lot before I started limiting my calories. They are absolutely delicious. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOUR TUNA IS SUSTAINABLY FISHED, AND NOT FARMED. My Review: ♥♥♥ Really good and healthy, but sadly not low-cal. The original recipe came from Rachael Ray, but I have tweaked it a bit. I could never eat a…

Chiffon Cake

This recipe is from King Arthur Flour: Original Recipe. I made the lemon variation for a party, served with strawberries, and got rave reviews. The lemon flavor is not terribly strong, so feel free to add more lemon extract, but not more lemon juice. You could also make this in a bundt pan. My Review: ­♥♥♥♥ Great…

Dear World

No. Cookies are bad. Food is bad. If you don’t know me from my other blog, I am LifeTreatsYouLikeThat. I love cooking and baking, but I hate eating. I hope someone out there will find this useful, and maybe someday I will too.