Crazy for Cocoa Granola

I am being nostalgic and referencing the vintage Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs commercials from the late 70s and early 80s. But, I have elevated the sugary manufactured cocoa cereal of our youth. (When did the 80s get retro?) . . . → Read More: Crazy for Cocoa Granola

Low Sugar Quick Breads

Low-Sugar Pumpkin Spice Muffins and Applesauce Cake with Walnuts and Cranberries, two healthy and easy diabetic friendly quick breads. . . . → Read More: Low Sugar Quick Breads

Granola Bars

This is an excellent basic granola recipe that is easily adaptable. . . . → Read More: Granola Bars

Carrot Cake Holiday Cookie

Another heirloom recipe from the 50s. Cookies for Santa, perhaps? . . . → Read More: Carrot Cake Holiday Cookie

Almond Granola with Maple Syrup and Honey

Another granola recipe.

I can never make the same granola recipe twice (or according to The Hubs, any recipe twice).

We are so fickle, too.   This is our newest and current favorite, that is until the next batch.

 Almond Granola with Maple Syrup and Honey

Based on The Best Granola Recipe from David Lebovitz . . . → Read More: Almond Granola with Maple Syrup and Honey

No-Bake Cookies with Coconut Oil

Again, I am adding coconut oil to everything. Here are two recipes for delicious no-bake cookies–one with nutella and one with biscoff. . . . → Read More: No-Bake Cookies with Coconut Oil

Clean Out Granola

An impromptu recipe for Maple-Coconut Granloa. . . . → Read More: Clean Out Granola

Christmas Gift #10: Trail Mix Cookies for SRC

This is also my Secret Recipe Club post for December: Trail Mix Cookies . . . → Read More: Christmas Gift #10: Trail Mix Cookies for SRC

Christmas Gift #5: Pumpkin Granola

Another healthy “Gifts from the Kitchen” Idea. . . . → Read More: Christmas Gift #5: Pumpkin Granola

My favorite granola (so far)

Granola Recipe . . . → Read More: My favorite granola (so far)

My Favorite Reads

Eat, Pray, Love
Running with Scissors
SantaLand Diaries
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Angela's Ashes
Naked
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
My Life in France
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise
A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table
The Liars' Club
Code Name Verity
The Paris Wife
The Shoemaker's Wife
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Brother of the More Famous Jack
Burying the Honeysuckle Girls


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