Mealtime Mama: A delicious Sungold Quiche


Happy Monday, mamas! We don’t know about you, but we love quiche. This recipe is from the Ozark Natural Foods recipe page (click here to see other great recipes) and it looks delicious. Sungold Quiche 1 9-inch pie crust 1 small onion 3 eggs Approximately 3/4 cup milk 1/2 to 3/4 cup fresh chopped sweet peppers [...]

Mealtime Mama: Easy Chicken & Dumplings


Do you ever buy those rotisserie chickens that are ready-made at grocery stores? They taste great and save tons of time when you need to get dinner on the table in a hurry. With our small family — mom, dad and daughter — we only eat a little of the meat on the chicken. So [...]

Cute gifts at Ozark Natural Foods

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If you’re running out to Ozark Natural Foods for last-minute ingredients or just to pick up another quart of milk, remember you can also find some pretty cool gift items while you’re grocery shopping. Look at all the cute things we’ve spotted at Ozark Natural Foods lately — cute Zum soaps, Blue Q coin purses, [...]

Mealtime Mama: Recipes from nwaMotherlode readers!


When we ran the Big Chill giveaway, we asked nwaMotherlode readers to share their favorite recipes for an extra chance to win the refrigerator from Metro Appliances & More. We got lots of delicious sounding recipes and we wanted to share some of them with you over the next few months. This broccoli salad recipe [...]

Mealtime Mama: Pancake-battered honey crisp apples with caramel sauce


Our awesome friend Heidi Clark (who works for the awesome company Great Day Farms) was inspired on a recent Saturday to make a recipe she called Pancake Battered Honey Crisp Apples with Caramel Sauce. Don’t they look delicious? We asked Heidi how she came up with the recipe: “I’d have to say inspiration was that [...]

Mealtime Mama: Pauline’s Pesto


Pauline, the produce manager at Ozark Natural Foods, offers all kinds of great advice and recipes on the cooperative’s website. We noticed her pesto recipe on the site recently, and since ONF sponsors Mealtime Mama, we thought we’d share it here! Paula says it’s definitely time to make pesto — and she likes the recipe [...]

Mealtime Mama: Make it a party with Beer Brats & Sauerkraut


I (Shannon) have some pretty good cooks living on my little cul-de-sac in Fayetteville and we all like to share. We’re the type of neighbors who can borrow eggs, sugar, butter and even Velveeta from each other. And we also like to invite each other over for dinner. Recently, my neighbors Don and Christie Rollins [...]

Mealtime Mama: Salad days


Ozark Natural Foods has a great recipe section on its website, written by staff members and owners. We were surfing the site today and found these delicious-sounding recipes that are perfect for summertime. Click here to visit the recipes page and here to find out more about becoming an owner at ONF. Bombay Curried Chicken [...]

Mealtime Mama: Kid-friendly Vietnamese pho


Guest post by Peter Horton, blogger at One World Plate It’s hard sometimes, feeding kids real food that’s actually good for them, that they actually want to eat.  Being a dad food blogger, I’ve come up with a few solutions. Today I’m going to show you a recipe for Vietnamese pho (that’s pronounced like ‘fuh’ [...]

Mealtime Mama: 2 quick recipes with ingredients already in your pantry

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We all have those days when the idea of making dinner (again?) just makes us tired. Or we’ve been running around all day and the family gets home late and everybody is hungry right now. What’s a mama to do? When that happens, Sandra Cullers, a Fayetteville mother of two young boys, likes to whip [...]