Archives for January 2016

20 Game Day Recipes

The Super Bowl is coming up soon, and whether you plan to watch it with your husband and kids, host a party, or attend a party, you'll want to prepare some delicious food for those football fans. These Game Day Recipes are sure winners! Appetizers & Dips Pigs in a Blanket Spiced Up Deviled Eggs Chile Relleno Squares Pizza Dip Black Bean Dip Spinach Artichoke … [Read more...]

Banana Nut Bread

By contributing writer Beth This quick and easy banana nut bread recipe is loaded with flavor and perfect for breakfast or an after school snack. Your kids will love this sweet treat! I like to serve it with a big mug of warm, spiced apple cider. You know the best time to have banana bread? When there are soft, brown bananas hanging from your banana tree! I don't know how we ever have leftover … [Read more...]

5 Simple Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat Vegetables

Wouldn't it be awesome if your kids requested veggies as much as they did pizza and pop tarts? When my kids were little I was tired of meal time battles (and chicken nuggets) so I made it my mission to get my kids to eat healthier. But I didn't want my kids to make better food choices because I forced them to, I wanted them to actually like the fruits and vegetables I served at mealtime so … [Read more...]

Whole Wheat Pancakes

These delicious and fluffy pancakes can be made with 100% whole wheat flour. I used 3 cups ground kamut and 1 cup soft white wheat. PrintWhole Wheat PancakesAuthor Toni Anderson Ingredients3 cups buttermilk4 eggs1/2 cup butter, melted1/2 cup white sugar1 tablespoon and 1 teaspoon baking powder2 teaspoons baking soda2 teaspoons salt4 cups whole wheat flourInstructionsMix all the liquid … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

By contributing writer Tessa These Gluten-Free Chocolate Cranberry Cookies use fresh cranberries, allowing you to get their vibrant color and tart glory! Here in Oregon, we actually get homegrown fresh cranberries this time of year from a coastal town in the south. Vincent Cranberries are a real treat, and since I had some on hand, I wanted to find a way to use the fresh berries in a … [Read more...]