How To’s

Cinnamon Pecan “Oatmeal” Pancakes in a Jar

December 14, 2012

Happy Friday all!  In keeping with yesterday’s theme of Single Serving Cakes In A Mug, here is another recipe I get asked for every year.  It all started a few years back when we bought my Sister a pancake griddle and my brother a waffle maker.  I really wanted to give them something to make […]

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How To Make Single Serving Cakes in a Mug

December 13, 2012

Happy Friday Eve all!  As we are making our Christmas List and checking it twice, I was reminded of these tasty Single Serving Cakes In A Mug that we made for everyone a few years ago.  We have 10 teenage nieces and nephews that I never know what to buy for.  I have pretty much […]

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How to Roast Pumpkin Seeds

November 6, 2012

Happy Tuesday all!  Believe it or not, in all my years cooking, I have never tried to roast my own pumpkin seeds.  I never knew how simple, easy and healthy it is to roast pumpkin seeds at home….that is after you get past the gook pulp you scoop out!  For the record, that is totally […]

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How-To Roast Squash

September 22, 2012

One of my favorite things about the Fall and Winter is squash.  I love all the different varieties that you can find at the market and have fun trying out different ways to bake, roast and cook squash.  I think one of the most flavorful methods for cooking squash is to roast it.  All of […]

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How To Make Hard Boiled Eggs

March 15, 2012
Hard Boiled Eggs

Happy Friday eve all!!  A few years ago I did a post about How to Make the Perfect Hard Boiled Egg.  It’s ok, you can laugh at my awesome first year blogging photography in that post too ~ we all have to start somewhere, right?! LOL  I even posted this super cool video to show […]

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A Must Try Harvest Grain Mix & My Weekly Menu

June 12, 2011
Open-mouthed smile

Happy Sunday All!  This weekend was such a whirlwind, but, in a good way.  We spent the weekend helping one of our friends do a house remodel to surprise his wife while she was out of town.  How awesome is that?!  I couldn’t exactly say anything in case she read BEFORE she got back home […]

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How to make an Egg White Fluffy

January 14, 2011
Trader Joe's Egg Whites

HAPPY WEEEKEND EVERYONE!!!  One of my FAVORITE readers asked me how I get my “egg whites” fluffy so I figured it would be a good time to do an Egg White Fluffy Tutorial…..they are so simple to make, protein packed and just 1 Points+ I like using Trader Joe’s 100% Liquid Egg Whites because I […]

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