• Spiced Pumpkin & Apple Oatmeal

    Fall colors = pumpkin everything.  Pumpkin coffee, pumpkin shakes, pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, and so on.  Luckily, I love pumpkin and I love baking with it. But it’s unfortunately associated with

  • Pizzeria Style Pizza Crust

    As you’ve probably seen, there are a lot of options available for pizza crust, recipes and store-bought. We all get busy and need to take a shortcut now and again. I’m guilty of using the

  • Fresh Tomato Salsa with Cilantro

    It’s September, peak time for locally grown tomatoes, and our garden is no exception.  I love seeing the deep bright reds that change color practically overnight.  If you grow your own or purchase

  • Whole Grain Sunshine Muffins

    The mouthwatering aroma of freshly baked muffins filled our kitchen today. You’d never guess they are a nutritious and kid-approved snack. Just swapping out a few ingredients of a standard recipe

  • Cooking with the Ages

    What a disaster! Flour sprinkled on the floor, sticky fingers and hair, and now it’s bath too!? That’s the image that first popped into my mind when thinking about cooking with kids. But then I