snack

Whole Wheat Soft Pretzels

Thumbnail image for Whole Wheat Soft Pretzels April 30, 2012

First off (and before I forget – because it seems like that’s all my brain does now), I just want to thank you all for your kind comments and messages about our little addition to the family.  Thank you SO much!  Besides all the kids and I coming down with a cold and running to […]

17 comments Read the full post →

Baked Chili Cheese Polenta Fries

Thumbnail image for Baked Chili Cheese Polenta Fries January 31, 2012

I have a few recipes in my repertoire that fix my cravings for anything crunchy.  One actually uses millet, which I’ll post another time, another is oven baked potato fries.  And then there’s this one.  Polenta bakes up wonderfully crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside, if you haven’t tried it, you really […]

17 comments Read the full post →

Chocolate No-Bake Energy Bites

Thumbnail image for Chocolate No-Bake Energy Bites January 12, 2012

I was going to save these for a rainy day… Well, it’s not rainy, but these have been on my mind since I made them(and you know, since we devoured them all).  My kids regularly go into the fridge for whatever they want and when these were in there, I had to hide them to […]

56 comments Read the full post →

Raspberry Green(or not) Smoothie

Thumbnail image for Raspberry Green(or not) Smoothie July 11, 2011

On the same topic as yesterday, I’ve been drinking so many smoothies lately it’s not even funny.  What is better for hot weather than something cold and sweet?  Really, I’d like to know 🙂  For this particular smoothie I made the spinach an option because a few times now we’ve just left it out for […]

30 comments Read the full post →

One Bowl, All Natural, No-Bake Energy Bites

Thumbnail image for One Bowl, All Natural, No-Bake Energy Bites June 28, 2011

The original and only recipe for energy bites you’ll ever need.  This is the magic formula to make your own flavor combinations and your own energy bite recipes! So you may have seen many many recipes like these.  But I’ll tell you why this one is better.  You can make it into anything you want!  […]

102 comments Read the full post →

Banana Oat Scramble

Thumbnail image for Banana Oat Scramble June 21, 2011

It’s been quite a while since Ashley posted all of her banana scrambles, but I just have to post the formula that I use(based off a bunch of her different recipes) because we love these things.  They’re awesome for breakfast, either on the go in a bun or english muffin or even in a wrap […]

14 comments Read the full post →

Blueberry Milkshake

Thumbnail image for Blueberry Milkshake June 15, 2011

When I was younger and we lived in a different area we lived close enough to huge blueberry farms and my mother and I would go with my grandmother and pick buckets full of fresh blueberries to eat and freeze for later in the year.  I seem to remember disliking the amount of time we […]

11 comments Read the full post →