Category: Nina’s Kitchen

Chunky Applesauce, Protein Pancakes and Apple Pie Overnight Oats

Sunday morning, I’m hiding out in the classroom, still sweating from my workout and drinking a cup of hot coffee. Sounds fabulous right? More like multi tasking as I write this. And I’m also trying to plan out this weeks lesson plans with the… Continue Reading “Chunky Applesauce, Protein Pancakes and Apple Pie Overnight Oats”

CHOCOLATE PROTEIN PB CUPS

After a week off from homeschooling, we finally had our first day back. And I have to admit, it went awesome! So much better than I expected. Granted I racked my brain and scheduled, rescheduled, threw away, started over, tried to put in new… Continue Reading “CHOCOLATE PROTEIN PB CUPS”

APPLE PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH

I have to say, it has been one crazy week! I scheduled week long breaks after every 6 weeks of homeschool so I can sit, catch my breath and try to figure out what has worked, what hasn’t and refine my routine and schedule… Continue Reading “APPLE PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH”

Nutrition to cooking to sewing: passions of my life

I sit here taking a break from the reality and chaos of my life. Some days are easier than others, and those many times I want to pull my hair out, I have to remind myself “I wanted this.” And when I say “this”,… Continue Reading “Nutrition to cooking to sewing: passions of my life”

Sweet potato brownies

Some of you may have heard of Hurricane Sally that recently hit the panhandle of Florida. She originally was projected to come to the Gulf Coast where I live, so of course as we prepared for the possible hurricane and they began to shut… Continue Reading “Sweet potato brownies”

Avocado Choclate Chip Cookies

Avocado chocolate chip cookies. You heard me. Avocado in your cookie! Trust me, it’s good! The avocado really doesn’t change the flavor and adds healthy fat and creaminess. The main ingredients are avocado, peanut butter, honey and protein powder…and of course chocolate chips. Trust… Continue Reading “Avocado Choclate Chip Cookies”

NINAS KITCHEN INTRODUCTION

Hi! I’m Nina, a military spouse, full time mother of 3 ages 6,5 and 3, and Anita’s oldest sister. I am considered the “hippie child” of the family and very artsy. I got my degree in Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management. Yet once we started having… Continue Reading “NINAS KITCHEN INTRODUCTION”