Banana Walnut Pancakes

I once read “I can no more understand the totality of God than the pancake I ate for breakfast understands the complexity of me” (Donald Miller, Blue Like Jazz)

That quote evokes many (more important) thoughts, but, I’ll admit that one of them is…”geeze, I wish I had pancakes for breakfast!”

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Guacamole Salad

Welcome back, everyone! I hope you all enjoyed your summer! But, at our house, we have one more week of summer vacation. So, I wanted to kick off this season with one of our fav summer salads…and there’s not one leaf of lettuce in this one!Continue reading “Guacamole Salad”

Fruit Dip – 3 Ways

I am sure that for those of us with kids, getting more fruits and veggies into them is a priority in the kitchen. I’ll admit that when I have a yummy dip to dunk my apples in, it makes them much more smooth going down. Here are three delicious options for you. Continue reading “Fruit Dip – 3 Ways”

Breakfast Granola Cups

These dainty little treats are adorable for a bridal or baby shower, fun for kiddos to eat for breakfast or lunch or perfect just for you to indulge in. They can be made without breaking a sweat in the kitchen – and they are completely guilt free! I assure you that they are as tasty as they are pretty. Make sure you scroll down to see the pretty pic of one of these cups on my Grandma’s china. Today would have been June’s 90th birthday. I think it’s a feminine and clever idea for displaying them individually. I think she would have told me to be careful during this photo shoot, because her hanky and her china were both “very dear”. I love you, Grandma June! xoContinue reading “Breakfast Granola Cups”


I love granola for snacking purposes. In fact, I am snacking on some as I type! I have to be careful not to go overboard, because it is fattening stuff, but it is also very healthy and filling.Continue reading “Granola”