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Bubbie’s Meatball Soup

I was born and spent my childhood in Russia, a culture that has a vast repertoire of soups as a meal staple. Just like a turkey sandwich or salad is a typical American lunch, a bowl of soup and a slice of dark wheat bread is your typical RussianĀ obed (aka, lunch). While I have mostly […]

Salad in a Jar: Weekday Lunch Ideas | Hellobee

Salad in a Jar Ideas

I was scanning the archives for meal ideas when I stumbled upon these mason jar salads and knew they were just what I needed. I know this isn’t a brand new idea, but it works just as well more than two years later and is worth revisiting. I haven’t been eating as many vegetables as […]


Healthy Oatmeal Cookies

A couple of days ago, I came across a pin on Pinterest that blew my mind. I knew that oats were a real superfood – and I’m always trying to find new good recipes that incorporate them, but I had no idea that they were one of the best vegan sources of protein out there. […]


Easiest Homemade Fruit Snacks

I don’t know about you, but my kids love fruit snacks. I mean, how can you not? The fun shapes and colors, plus all the gummy goodness. Yet even with the organic brands, there are a ton of ingredients listed, most of which I can’t name. So to simplify things, and to keep my house […]


Chocolate-Glazed Baked Donuts

I’ve mentioned before that Little Oats absolutely loves to bake. I’m always looking for recipes that she can help with, that don’t have too much sugar in them, and that aren’t really labour-intensive. When I was given a donut pan for my birthday, I knew that we needed to give donuts a try. Timbits (donut […]

Holiday Smoothies | Hellobee

Holiday Smoothies

Over the past several years, I’ve shared a handful of smoothie recipes on Hellobee, but I think these are my first cold weather smoothies to grace this space. That’s not representative of my eating habits, because I drink just as many smoothies in the fall and winter as I do when it’s warm outside. It […]


Swiss Bratzeli Cookies

Growing up in a Swiss/German household, cooking was a huge part of every day, but it became even more important during the holidays. My mother and I would bake between 10-15 different kinds of cookies, and then we would distribute them to our family members. As I got older, I took on the responsibility of […]

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