Easy Granola

Easy Granola

 Everyday granola full of honey, butter and vanilla flavors.   It’s so easy there’s no need to buy it! You know something is good if you make it every week. What about every week for years and years? Although I bake incessantly around here, there are really only two things you will see me making every… 

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Watermelon Strawberry Lime Slush - so refreshing on a hot summer day!

Watermelon Strawberry Lime Slush

Watermelon and strawberry slush with a hint of lime for a refreshing summertime treat! As the first watermelon enters the house, there is a rush of excitement.  Never seen out of season here, everyone gathers to fulfill their prolonged craving.  Three short months in New England, that’s pretty much it. I actually had no plan… 

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Whole Grain Chocolate Cupcakes with Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Frosting

Whole Grain Chocolate Cupcakes with Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Frosting

Moist chocolate cupcakes frosted with chocolate peanut butter icing.  Perfect for any celebration!   Chocolate cupcakes made with whole grains?  Yes, it is possible!  Made with barley flour, these moist cupcakes will surprise you.  Barley flour is lower in gluten, and works really well for baking.  But if you don’t have any barley flour, these… 

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Simple corn side salad with southwestern flavors.

Easy Corn Salad

 Simple corn side salad with southwestern flavors. Everyone’s favorite barbeque side dish turned into an easy, no-cook salad.  Just a few simple ingredients!  Lime, red onion and cilantro work together to make the corn burst full of flavor! I know corn on the cob is king during the summer, but I have to admit I… 

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Whole Wheat Pecan Buttermilk Biscuits

Whole Wheat Buttermilk Pecan Biscuits

Nutty, flaky biscuits made with just a few ingredients! These yummy biscuits are 100 % whole wheat! Breakfast could not be better than these made ahead treats.  Pecans help bring out the nutty overtones in the whole wheat,  giving these biscuits amazing flavor.  Who says whole wheat can’t be fluffy and delicious? We served the… 

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