Monthly Archives: April 2011

Butternut Squash Soup

In other words, I’m getting fat.  And you can’t even see the baked pumpkin off to the side. But this soup, friends, is worth getting fat over.  Besides, it’s getting cold.  It’s time to put on some natural insulation. A … Continue reading

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Hot Cocoa Mix

One day in the spring of 2004, my boyfriend took me by the hand and took off running.  I fumbled behind and had no idea what was going on -mostly because it was raining so hard I couldn’t see a … Continue reading

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There’s a really ridiculous part of me today that wants to call these ginger-o-snaps.  But I won’t. These are my mom’s gingersnaps and there is NO GINGERSNAP that surpasses them.  When I moved away to college, I raided my mom’s … Continue reading

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Wheat Bread as a Comfort Food

I have a big, white three-ring binder full of sheet protectors and recipes.  I can’t live without it, and I ain’t kiddin’.  Last week, I misplaced it and I dang near had a conniption.  My husband almost did too because … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Pie

My Dad grew a bunch of butternut squash, and I LOVE butternut squash.  I wanted to grow some, but I couldn’t find any seeds or plants.  Thankfully, I’ve struck a deal with Dad.  He’ll let me go pick squarsh at … Continue reading

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Apple Pancakes/Apple Syrup

This recipe is my autumn mainstay.  If it’s April and you’re missing October, this recipe will take you there.  If it’s October but you still aren’t feelin’ it… this recipe will take you there. The school kids are on fall … Continue reading

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Turtle Pancakes

I have a really great friend who is a really great friend for a reason: she sends me some of the BEST links!  A few days ago, she sent a link to a website that gave instructions on how to … Continue reading

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Safe-To-Eat Cookie Dough

Look what I found today: a cookie dough that is safe to eat and serve RAW!  And it isn’t even my birthday!  But it is Friday, so that’s something… CLICK HERE to find it!

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Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs

I’ve been wanting to share this recipe with you for MONTHS!  My life has been so unhappily busy.  I know it’s a good thing to be busy, but I’ve been busy with all the wrong things.  Life seems to be … Continue reading

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Dinner in a Pumpkin

What better way to welcome in the fall season than to bake your dinner in a pumpkin?  Okay, I’m sure there’s a million better ways but that’s what I did because I like eating.  I made up my two week … Continue reading

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