Being snowed in for 3 days, you’d think I would have had time to prepare a week’s worth of meals wouldn’t you? Instead all I made were these deliciously cute little rice krispie treats. I figured one more treat for Valentine’s day couldn’t hurt. Continue reading →
I love to cook and try new recipes, but there are times when I just don’t have the time. I’m either too tired, too busy or just want a night off. Thankfully, through this blog I get to sample numerous, wonderful products. There are so many creative and talented people with new ideas and products that seem to pop up daily. Many of these make my life easy. Here are a few things I’m really enjoying right now and thought you might too!
1. Snack Bites, by Wholesome Meal. These are basically like the energy bites you’ve seen on this blog and many others. They are very healthy, very tasty and so easy to take with you. You can buy these online at wholesomemeal.com. There is currently only one vegan flavor or two if you eat honey. The vegan flavor is vegan cran almond and it is seriously good! For the honey eating vegans there is also a sunny honey flavor.
I make these peanut butter oat bars for when I really need dessert. These are healthier than processed sweets and taste way better. I wouldn’t exactly call them low in calories, but they are dessert after all! Continue reading →
My brother-in-law has many talents; you might say he’s a Renaissance man. He’s an architect and a builder; he sings well and does hilarious impressions; and he illustrates beautifully and is a devoted father. In this last capacity he has found a relatively new talent creating fruit animals for his 8-year old daughter. As a kid I would have loved to Continue reading →