For many years I have been in search of the perfect granola – something nutty and crunchy that could stand up to milk. A radical shift in my granola making occurred when I was introduced to the idea of using raw buckwheat groats in place of rolled oats. After much experimentation, I have come up […]
This rice casserole was very filling and flavorful and gave me a way to add some nutritious foods to my family’s diet in a way that was easy for the kids to enjoy. Naturally meat-free and gluten-free, it is a great side dish, or if you make it in larger portions like I did, a […]
I love the wonderful smells that permeate my home and escape my windows to the outdoors tantalizing the men as they work. For me it is a “Simple Pleasure” being good to my family and pulling at their heart strings by means of their bellies! 🙂 We purchase our raw ingredients in bulk and no […]
One of the best part of my lifestyle is the “Simple Pleasure” I receive from my “Labors of Love”. I tend to go after the hearts of the men in my life (Hubby and Son) by means of their stomachs!! I love making desserts, meals, snacks and candies that tantalize first their sense of smell […]
Did you know that real, wild rice isn’t rice at all? It’s not only a great gluten free staple, but it can be used as a medicine and offers an array of nutrition. Be sure to read this article to (maybe) learn more about wild rice and find out just how to cook it!
Tickle your tastebuds with a delish combination. Peanut butter & tuna might sound like a strange combination, but give it a try anyway – you’ll be glad that you did!