Five Minute Trail Mix

Five Minute Trail Mix

Trail mix for me is always associated with two things, holidays and travel. Every year when we travel south for a week of sunshine in March, we take along a large bag of homemade Five Minute Trail Mix to enjoy as an afternoon snack around the pool. Five Minute Trial...
Apple Galette

Apple Galette

Do you avoid making pies because they are too finicky, take too much time or require too much precision? Enter galette, pie’s cool and casual country cousin. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary a galette is “a flat round cake of pastry often topped with...
Cranberry Oat Squares

Cranberry Oat Squares

I have to confess I was one of those people who never ate cranberry sauce as part of our family’s holiday meals. I always secretly hoped that there would be a lot of cranberry sauce left uneaten so I could use it to make Cranberry Oat Squares. I’ve been making these...
Quick and Easy Raw Energy Squares

Quick and Easy Raw Energy Squares

When I worked in an office, the afternoons often came with an energy slump. Most of the time I packed enough snacks to get me through the afternoons, but once in a while I wanted a snack that was packed with nutrition but would also satisfy my sweet tooth. There was a...
Corn Tortillas

Corn Tortillas

Corn tortillas are on the menu, and they are quick and easy to make and so versatile you’ll want to have them at the ready. Corn tortillas are one of those foods I never used to think of making because I imagined they’d be too complicated to make. For years it just...