Chocolate Sunflower Muffins


You have a winner when the littlest one eats one, then runs back for a second and you catch him going for a third! These are allergy-friendly, and if you choose to use certified gluten-free ingredients, will be GF friendly. Chocolate Sunflower Muffins Ingredients: ½ cup unsweetened … [Continue reading]

Cheesy Zucchini Rice


Comfort food with lots of veggies? The kids loved it with no complaints. Something about when one grates zucchini, I get nearly no complaints. Keep the veggies nearly invisible and they hoover it down.... Cheesy Zucchini Rice Ingredients: 2 Tbsp olive oil 2 cups long grain rice 4 … [Continue reading]

Baked Blueberry Oatmeal


Going to Florida renewed me in many ways, and one is I have the cooking desire back. I was in a really bad slump the weeks before we left. Eating out … [Continue reading]

Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival


I was invited to Disney Social Media Moms Conference in Orlando, Florida and that was one I couldn't miss going to! Last week I headed to Disney World … [Continue reading]

Spring Asparagus and Pea Pasta


With 10 asparagus plants in the ground this year, I can dream of the coming years when I can go out and snip a treat in spring. Until then, at least I … [Continue reading]

Jam n’ Butter Cookies


I was inspired by a recipe on Bob's Red Mill flour package (see, someone DOES make those!). I changed it so Alistaire could eat them, doubled the … [Continue reading]

How Does My Garden Grow – Mid Spring


Not that we had a real winter here in the PNW, but Spring has most definitely shown up. I consider that has happened once the Lilacs open up - and … [Continue reading]

Banana Apple Streusel Muffins


Banana Apple Streusel Muffins Ingredients: Streusel - ¼ cup granulated sugar 3 Tbsp white whole wheat flour ¼ tsp ground cinnamon 1 … [Continue reading]

GB Travel Safe Sweepstakes


“I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for GB. I received a promotional item to thank me for my … [Continue reading]

Building a Gnome Garden


Every garden needs a garden or fairy grove - tucked into a corner, or maybe in the middle of everything. This one is Walker's lil' … [Continue reading]