K’s Cukes… Er… Pickles

I am a pickle fiend. I’ll fully admit to that. It got to the point that when we visited family in Ohio, they’d pick up an extra jar of pickles just so I wouldn’t eat all of theirs. Needless to say, it’s about time that I shared my favorite homemade pickle recipe. K’s Cukes –Continue reading “K’s Cukes… Er… Pickles”

Creamy Dreamy Dressing

A little more protein, a lot of flavor! A good way to get your kids to eat their greens. Quick, easy, and also good for dipping! 1/2 cup of your favorite hummus (we love roasted garlic hummus or caramelized onion hummus) 2 tbsp pesto (try using our pesto recipe!) 2-4 tbsp apple cider vinegar (toContinue reading “Creamy Dreamy Dressing”

Herb Garden Pesto (Nut & Dairy Free)

I love harvesting herbs from my garden, seeing them grow is so satisfying! However, sometimes they grow faster than I can use them. This is a great way to use a bunch up at once! Herb Garden Pesto: Makes 8-12 ounces 1/4 cup fresh basil 1/4 cup chives 1/4 cup fresh thyme 1/4 cup freshContinue reading “Herb Garden Pesto (Nut & Dairy Free)”

Strawberry Lemonade Coffee Jumbo Cupcakes (Gluten Free & Vegan)

Say that 5 times fast! A little labor of love for a sweet summer treat that features farm fresh berries that almost everyone can eat! To make things easy, I’ve broken down the recipe into little recipes for each component. Strawberry Lemonade Coffee Cupcakes: Makes 5 jumbo cupcakes or 10-12 regular cupcakes Preheat your ovenContinue reading “Strawberry Lemonade Coffee Jumbo Cupcakes (Gluten Free & Vegan)”

Fresh Mixed Berry Jam

‘Tis the season for farm fresh berries, and this is a super flexible and easy two-ingredient recipe that can be jazzed up any way you like! 1 pint berries of choice (I used mixed berries from a local farm that I had frozen) 1/4 cup sweetener (I used some AMAZING raw honey that we getContinue reading “Fresh Mixed Berry Jam”

Honey Peanut Butter

I’ve had a love/hate relationship with peanut butter all my life. This one I love and it’s stayed a love! Great for traditional PB&Js, mixing into yogurt, and even using in savory peanut sauces. I enjoyed some this morning on whole wheat toast with some farm fresh berries and raw honey. 3 cups roasted unsaltedContinue reading “Honey Peanut Butter”

Mustache Hot Cocoa

My kiddo B’s favorite part of winter is all of the hot cocoa! He loves to show off his cocoa mustache and wanted to share our cocoa recipe with you! Mustache Hot Cocoa: Makes 2 Cups 2 cups milk of choice (we use almond milk) 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 tbsp cornstarch 3 tbsp bakingContinue reading “Mustache Hot Cocoa”