Sunshine in a Jar: Lacto-Fermented Lemons

Sunshine in a Jar: Lacto-Fermented Lemons

Lately I have been seeing signs of spring.  Plants are flowering all over our neighborhood, and yesterday as I walked by the local park I saw daffodils and magnolias smiling through the rain.  I have not lived in a climate this mild for a while, but when you live somewhere as rainy as the Pacific Northwest, […]

A Healthy Heart Beet!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2016 in Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, recipe | 2 Comments
A Healthy Heart Beet!

Every year for Valentine’s Day, I incorporate a heart theme into at least one meal for my Diverse Little Eater and my husband.  Last year it was these heart-shaped hard boiled eggs, which are now a tradition in our house!  This year, I couldn’t resist the thought of making heart beets (ha ha!) for my heart […]

Thankful for Butternut Squash Muffins!

Thankful for Butternut Squash Muffins!

There is nothing better than a warm, spiced muffin on a holiday morning with a cup of something warm!  I’m thankful that these butternut squash muffins turned out so well!  Diverse Little Eater said, “Mom, these taste like the holidays!  I like them, they’re good!” These butternut squash muffins were super quick to pull together […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Blog, Brunch, Lunch, recipe | No Comments
Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mother’s reading this blog!  Whether you are a mother or not, you may need to prepare something impressive to take to a family Mother’s Day brunch gathering this Sunday.  Look no further! Asparagus is the current gem of the market and an asparagus and bacon tart would be a […]