Toasted Yum Granola Bars

nut free bar

I hate to admit it, but it has been a long winter in our house. Between cold snaps, dressing a non-compliant toddler, illness, and some wicked cold snaps, I relished days where I could pull a jar of sweet summer sunshine out of my freezer. I will let the picture speak for its metaphorical self. […]

Zucchini Corn Eggy Pie

After a glorious ten days away in the mountains with family, we came home to a glut of zucchini and I was super stoked to try out some new recipes.  But, first, a quick recap of the trip and a garden update. Family vacay By current standards, I’m from a large family of four kids […]

Maple Peach Jam

The last of my jamming peaches were given their new life today in another ode to peaches and maple syrup.  This tastes divine on the spoon, er, I mean on a piece of buttered toast.  Such a lovely and simple jam.  But, it’s not for the faint of heart: those of you who do not […]