Healthy Kitchen Hacks #18 – Summer Fruit Edition

#HealthyKitchenHacks: Easy Way to Pit Cherries, Trick to Hulling Strawberries, How to Peel a Mango with a Glass, How to Ball a Melon Without a Melon Baller, Add Grilled Fruit to Your Summer Cocktail | @tspbasil

Healthy Kitchen Hacks is a bi-weekly series on Teaspoon of Spice. We share fellow bloggers’ and our own favorite cooking shortcuts, kitchen tricks and “aha” ideas for making healthy meals and healthy living a snap. Welcome to July and summer fruit heaven. I’m currently enjoying a bounty of local fruits through my CSA share (this […]

Everyday Whole Grain Pancakes with Strawberry Lemon Syrup

Whole Grain Pancakes with Strawberry Lemon Syrup | @tspbasil

Hearty and healthy whole grain pancakes served with an easy to make strawberry lemon sauce – perfect for brunches or family breakfast. My love affair with pancakes started back when I first started cooking independently in the kitchen. I must have been 10 years old or so when I first made pancakes from the Betty […]

Easy Homemade Tapioca Pudding: Lunchbox Makeover

Easy Homemade Tapioca Pudding |

Fluffy, creamy tapioca pudding with half the sugar and all the sweet fun – perfect for the lunchboxes of kids of any age. My kids have recently been clamoring for Kozy Shack in their lunch boxes. You know, those cute little tapioca pudding snacks. Not in the habit of purchasing pre-packaged pudding packs, I took […]