A Legacy Worth Passing Down (with Greek Cake Recipe)

A Legacy Worth Passing Down (with Greek Cake Recipe)

  A copper-tinted recipe box sitting on a ladder bookshelf in my house holds treasures given to me 17 years ago at a bridal shower my precious grandma hosted for me. Grandma invited all her friends to the party, and each of these sweet ladies shared their favorite recipes with me on index cards and […]

Blueberry Lemon Muffins

Blueberry Lemon Muffins

Most mornings, my family eats eggs for breakfast. But every so often, we long for something different. Muffins are always a welcome change to our breakfast menu. This last summer I tried a new gluten-free, paleo-friendly muffin recipe—Blueberry Lemon Muffins. I started with a Lemon Poppy Seed Muffin recipe I found in Make it Paleo by […]

Dairy-Free Chocolate Banana Ice Cream

Dairy-Free Chocolate Banana Ice Cream

One of the highlights of my week is the time I spend with my friend Rachel on Wednesdays after school. At a park near the school, our boys play together while we moms chat and grow closer in our friendship. This last week, Rachel shared a recipe for a healthy dessert she recently created. She’s […]

Gluten-Free Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gluten-Free Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

I LOVE chocolate chip cookies!  It’s my favorite cookie, for sure. :0) Over the years, I’ve made batches upon batches of this beloved cookie using a recipe my mom gave me. But recently, I discovered that foods with gluten don’t settle all that well with me.  And so I’ve steered clear of many baked goods, […]

Gifts in a Jar

Gifts in a Jar

Last Christmas, I first discovered the joy of assembling and giving away glass jars filled with a beautifully layered cookie mixture.  For years, I’d admired the variations of this creative gift idea but had never attempted to make them. That is until last year. I had found a recipe for Cranberry Hootycreeks—festive and delicious white […]