Category Archives: Breakfast

Bacon/Scrambled Egg/Pancake Cupcakes!

Oh wow, it’s been a bit longer than intended since our last post. Sorry about that. We’ve had many food adventures, budgeting learning experiences and lots of mind-blowing baby developments. I’ll try to fill those in the best I can, … Continue reading

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The Handiest Apple Gadget Around

In our house, we love apples. We love dehydrated apples, applesauce, just plain apples (and I love ’em with peanut butter, as a mid-afternoon snack). But the biggest pain about apples is the peeling and slicing, especially when you’re working … Continue reading

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Still Kickin’ the Sick Orange Smoothie

It’s more than a little bit sucky how long it takes to get mold out of your respiratory system. ‘Round these parts I’ve been fighting junk in my lungs, a plugged up head and sore throat for about a week, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Preparation Green Smoothie

Look at the color of that smoothie! I mean really look at it. Do you know how it got to be that color? It wasn’t food coloring, and it sure isn’t from no kiwis or grapes. That beautiful shade of creamy green … Continue reading

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AtV Green Orange Julius

My friend Sarahfae is Addicted to Veggies — that is to say she is a raw food magician. My interest in raw foods is minimal, but when she comes up with a recipe that resembles something I love the “real” version … Continue reading

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Post-Daylight “Savings” Pick-Me-Up Smoothie

When you’re using yogurt as your protein, you have to be careful about the bitterness that comes hand-in-hand with it. It’s wise to find something sweet (but healthy!) that kind of cancels it out. This morning’s smoothie: Frozen kiwi Frozen … Continue reading

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My Mama’s Granola Recipe

This recipe is based on the Blair House Granola recipe, with some minor modifications. Ingredients (5 cups): 1/4 cup oil 1/4 cup honey (can’t wait ’til farmer’s market for local honey!) 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 t. vanilla 1/4 … Continue reading

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