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A gluten free pizza crust that doesn’t taste like cardboard.

Saturday, January 15th, 2011

And it has about 1/7th the calories of regular pizza.  I know you don’t believe me, but I found it, I am, so excited. Last Wednesday the boys and I went to a playdate, My friend Colleen said she had heard of a pizza crust using cauliflower, she thought I might be interested her friend […]

Challah Bread, it might just be the best.

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

A gorgeous loaf of homemade bread is a wonderful welcome to any meal. I love to make this bread when company is coming, it is always a hit. Our friends Mike and Barb used to have us over every Friday night for a Sabbath dinner and this was always on the table. She shared her […]

Hot spinach and artichoke dip, Move over Fridays.

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

I love hot dips, they make everything feel so festive. I was looking in the cupboard for some inspiration and wouldn’t you know I found some on my Knorr Vegetable recipe mix. It had a recipe on the back for a hot dip. I decided right then that we should run to Meijer, I needed […]

Community Supported Agriculture, Going Local

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

How to eat local without breaking your bank. We joined a CSA this spring, each one is run a little different. This is run by some amish farmers north of us. A friend who ives up there and commutes down here 3 times a week, brings this bounty down to us.  We paid $20 at […]

Chocolate pudding with no plastic cups

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

And I mean the real pudding, it is so worth the few extra minutes it takes to make this, It is just about our favorite way to use milk cocoa and sugar (: We start at the Betty Crocker cookbook, you know the big red one, mine is my grandmas old one so it is […]

No Sugar, No Flour… I’m sorry what?, I wasn’t listening

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

So, for about 6 months now I have been experiencing horrible PMS, not just an excuse a woman might use around her period because she is grouchy, I mean like crazy mood swings, wayyyyyy too easily angered, very very emotional, any sweet story or scene will make me cry. I knew this wasn’t me, it […]

Brownies with a twist.

Friday, May 21st, 2010

This post is for Jenelle who just this week got her little guys allergy test results back, Lots new to get used to. I was watching Martha Stewart (a rare occasion) and Babycakes NYC was featured, this recipe was shared. I thought of some friends of ours who these would work perfectly for, he doesn’t […]

Perfect Pancakes

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Well it is just about the most perfect day here weather wise. I love Michigan in the spring time. So we had some cottage cheese that we needed to use up before it went bad, this is what I did. Cottage Cheese Pancakes They are delicious, mine have never looked as good as her pictures […]

Deviled eggs on Easter?

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

This is such a simple way to fix deviled eggs,  they are a special treat. My mom hard boils the eggs and then soaks them in the juice from Aunt Nellies pickled beets. Then prepare them like normal. But instead of spooning them into the eggs, take a plastic bag and put the stuffing into […]