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Recipe: Loaded Roasted Potatoes/ Comfort food

There is always that one dish. The one that either transports you back to a kid, eating Grandmas special cake. Maybe it is something your Momma made you every time you felt sick.  That is comfort food. Comfort food is usually not best for ya. Sometimes you just need that something when life gets you […]

GF Mini Pot Pie

Spring here is cold one day and warm the next as you know from my previous posts. Today was rainy and cold (thank goodness it didn’t turn to snow) and it is days like these where I want to make some comfort food. I wanted something warm and yummy to bake up and one of […]

Recipe: Colored Egg Sheets for Spring Chick Bento

 I allways wondered how people were making eggs and cutting them into shapes or using them to wrap other food into.  the possibilites are boundless of the types of bento you can create! So after several attempts on my own I searched out the perfect recipe so my bentos can even get more complex for […]

Best Pumpkin Seed Recipe

Ok it took much trial and error to fineally hear from someone to try boiling the seeds first, DUH why did I never think of that before? So with the addition of boiling my pumkin seeds are now so much more yummy.  I like to experiment with flavors. Try pumpkin pie spice or just plain sugar […]

Recipe: Autumn Pear Pie

Fall is here and the grocery is having huge sale on pears. I love pears especially super juicy and sweet ones like Anjou, I also love Asian pears. They are the perfect snack next to the popular apples. Some pear facts :The pear is all natural, quick little pick me up of energy, due mostly […]

Salt Dough fun family time

My daughter loves dough. She even gets a little from the corner pizza place to play with when we dine in the restaurant. So she was very excited to make this craft at home. Think of all the orniments you and your kids can make for Christmas. It would be a cool thing to see over the […]

Christmas around the world

I just love Christmas the lights and music, Baby Jesus in the manger. In my house he is the reason for the season as for many.  It all makes me thing what I am blessed for..Christmas makes me think of family and how I want to hold traditions close. As I get more involved with my […]

Apple / Pear Butter (GF or even sugar free)

This time of the year when sweater weather is here YEA!  I love it. Though fall went by too fast here in Colorado.  We had our first snow a few weeks ago that put a dent in the trees leaves colors. then Yesterday we had snow and that was it for us here.  It usually […]

Best Moist GF Pumpkin Cake

I hit it good on this gluten free yummy treat for my kiddo. One thing I notice when I bake GF it has a tendency to get dried out easily, By 24 house  if it is not eaten for sure. Even store bought breads??? Must have something to do with the rice flour or something. […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Coffee Cake

Our latest thing with all the rhubarb growing like mad in the garden is to try to use it whenever possible.  I have trained my kiddo not to pick just one ripe one, but wait for a bunch to be ripe and pick a bunch then we will cook with it.  So the other day […]