Date Nut No-Bake Cookies

 I just heard my kid say the words, “We’ve got to get mom off the computer.” {pause for effect} This is the same kid who said, “Blogging is a nerdy woman thing to do.” He’s not related to me, I swear.  He didn’t spring from my belly, grow up in my house, and throw countless [Read On]

Diet Cherry Cola Cupcakes and Mothers Day Extravaganza

  Some friends and I decided to get together and share with you some fun Mother’s Day ideas.  Because Mother’s Day is awesome.  I found myself in something of a conundrum when my original post idea turned into an embarrassing kitchen disaster.  Like really embarrassing.  Like, so embarrassing, my son wanted to turn my dessert into [Read On]

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas

 A recipe for garbanzo beans coated in spices and roasted. Source:  Our Best Bites, one of my favorite resources for fun snacks. I’m trying to drop a few pounds.  Well, I’ve been trying that for years.  But this time I’m really serious.  I even bought myself a low-carb diet book, which by the way, is an [Read On]