Mini Caprese Salad Bites

Mini Caprese Salad Bites @ AVirtuousWoman.org

This is a light and refreshing dish - perfect for a luncheon, appetizer, or light supper. Mini Caprese Salad Bites Mini Mozzarella balls Cherry Tomatoes Salt Pepper Italian Seasoning EVOO Fresh Basil Season your mozzarella and tomatoes separately with all the ingredients above to your liking. Let it sit in the bowl for about 10 minutes so it can marinate. You'll notice that your dish will have a bit of that leftover liquid on the bottom, don't throw that … [Read more...]

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes - or Muffins! Yum! @ AVirtuousWoman.org

These cupcakes are not as sweet as most cupcakes, so without the frosting, or even with just a dusting of powdered sugar, these Chocolate Banana Cupcakes are perfect for a healthy snack or breakfast. You could even serve these for a birthday party or for spring dessert. Chocolate Banana Cupcakes {or Muffins} Ingredients 1 egg 1/3 cup of applesauce 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup mashed bananas {about 2 large bananas} 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking … [Read more...]

Ideas for Spring and Easter

Ideas to Celebrate Spring | A Virtuous Woman

I woke up this morning to sunshine... something that's been severely lacking in my neck of the woods... all winter long. And the weather. Oh, it feels like spring! I love spring time. My yard fills with blooms, we like to do school outside on blankets, we can enjoy riding the horses again. As Easter or (as I prefer to call it) Resurrection Day approaches, I thought it would be fun to share some great resources with you that you can use this Spring to celebrate all that He has done for … [Read more...]

Broiled Grapefruit with Honey

Broiled Grapefruit with Honey @ AVirtuousWoman.org

This is a such a simple recipe - perfect for any day of the week! My kids LOVE grapefruit and broiling it just makes it that much more yummy. How to Broil Grapefruit Cut each grapefruit in half. Use a sharp paring knife to cut around the edges of the fruit, where the fruit meets the rind. Then gently cut inside the grapefruit, along the edges of the segments. Don't cut all the way through the grapefruit, just to the rind. This process makes it easier to eat after it's cooked. Place them on … [Read more...]

The Easiest Peanut Butter Cookies. Ever.

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies - Only 3 Ingredients! Plus, they're gluten free! @ AVirtuousWoman.org

Easy 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies These peanut butter cookies are incredibly easy to make - with just three ingredients! I like to whip these up when I need want something quick to serve my kids. They really are perfect for all kinds of everyday occasions: after school snacks lunch box treat on the go snack neighbor gift or just because you want a peanut butter cookie. right now. The Easiest Peanut Butter Cookie. Ever. Plus, these cookies are gluten free! And, if you need a … [Read more...]