Category: recipes

Cool It Down

It’s hot. Really hot. We are being hit with an early heat wave here in Northern CA and I have to say, I’m not too fond of it. Mostly because this heat wave coincides with allergy season, which has completely obliterated my ability to see and smell…and then I’m hot and sweaty on top of it. I can’t seem to…

Power Muffin

If you hang around me long enough, you will surely become a taste-tester for my weekly baking habit. I almost always have healthy baked goods ready for play-dates, lunches and after-school snacks. In my opinion, the best muffin recipe packs a ton of nutrients and flavor into a tiny and dense package.  This would surely include my all-time favorite recipe…

In the Summer Kitchen

It’s been quiet here in the land of blogging, but busy, busy, busy here in our house.  My summer moments have been so fully packed with both boys at home and I’m equally reveling in this time with Levi before Kindergarten starts and counting down the days!  We’ve been creative in the kitchen lately and I thought I’d invite you…

A Nutty Experiment

I love Nutella. I mean, really love Nutella. So much so that I refuse to buy it.  If I did, it would take over my every waking second just thinking about it sitting in the cupboard, waiting patiently for me to unscrew its lid and spread its insane yumminess onto anything edible within arms reach.  Radishes with Nutella?  Sure, why…