This simple granola recipe is one of my favorites. It’s chock full of nuts and dried fruits, with a touch of sweetness from honey. It’s a great way to get a little energy for your morning.
One of my alternatives to junk-food snacking this season is these Granola Bites. There is still enough sweetness in them to make them really fun and delicious, while packing a protein punch that keeps the cravings at bay. Plus? I love peanut butter. YUM.
Nothing against cold cereal, but your family will know they are getting something special when they eat homemade granola, especially when it’s still a little warm.
Under normal circumstances, I try to limit the amount of baking chips I purchase. But, let’s be honest, you can’t expect a girl to just never buy chocolate chips, can you? I found a clearance basket at my local grocery store that was full of Ghiradelli bittersweet chocolate chips. I’m not sure whether they were [Read On]
It’s the middle of the month, and I am already over budget on the groceries. I can’t help myself. Sometimes I see something fabulous like mini-bell peppers or blood orange Chobani greek yogurt, or heaven help me, Biscoff spread, and I just have to buy it. Now school is starting, and I have to get [Read On]
Every year we take this ridiculous camping trip. Well, it must not be that ridiculous, because we love it enough to do it every year. It’s mostly ridiculous because it takes us more than 9 hours to drive there (one way!), a drive that normally involves car sickness, and once we get there, we tent [Read On]
The teenage boys went on a camping trip with the youth group at church this weekend, leaving Robb and I home alone with the princess. It’s a good thing she is not an only child, because she pretty much gets spoiled rotten when she’s the only one home. Let’s just say, she has her dad [Read On]