Category: Food and Recipes

My youngest is ten!

Benjamin, my youngest, turned ten this week. Definitely a milestone of sorts in being a parent to have everybody officially in the double-digits. We had a party at the house, where his friends mostly ran around in the yard playing croquet,…

Minnie Mouse Waffle Maker Review

Best Minnie Mouse waffle makers

   A Minnie Mouse waffle maker is an easy and fairly inexpensive kitchen tool that can help create endless fun family breakfasts. Whether you’re building anticipation for a future Disney trip, wanting to preserve fond memories of a past trip,…

Rebecca’s Greek Cooking Class

Plate of Greek food

We decided it was about time we got Rebecca into a cooking class, and were happy to find one for her age group this past Saturday. The theme was “A Taste of Greece.” It sounds like the three-hour class was…

Gluten-Free Almond Butter and Banana Muffins

Gluten-Free Almond Butter and Banana Muffins

I was in the mood to bake this morning (or, rather, I was in the mood to eat baked goods), so Rebecca and I made these almond butter banana muffins, made with coconut flour. They have some sugar in them —…

Nutter Butter Reindeer Christmas Cookies

Nutter Butter Reindeer Cookies

  Our church has a Christmas cookie sale every year in early December. People sign up to bring several dozen cookies and all the proceeds from the sale go to MUST Ministries, an organization that provides things like groceries, hot…

Shopping at Trader Joe’s Using the 3/20 Rule

Shopping at Trader Joe's Using the 320 Rule

  I’ve been listening to the I’m Too Busy for Nutrition podcast. which say the only carbs you should eat are ones that have a ratio of 3g fiber/20 g carbohydrates — and gave some compelling reasons why. So I…