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Matcha Frappe under 100 calories

Matcha Frappe under 100 calories

Need a refreshing pick-me-up drink that also won’t break the calorie bank? Want a drink that creates its own (dairy-free) whipped cream? Want something that won’t leave you with caffeine jitters or post-high slump? Then you came to the right place! This Matcha Frappe is only under 100 […]

Flower Shortbread Cookies

Flower Shortbread Cookies

Summer is officially here and flowers are popping up everywhere! We’re celebrating the beauty of summer with these fun flower shortbread cookies. The recipe is so easy but the look of these “biscuits aux fleurs” is quite enchanting all thanks to edible flowers! These flower […]

Vegan Macaroni and Cheese (Paleo Cheese Sauce)

Vegan Macaroni and Cheese (Paleo Cheese Sauce)

A quick dairy-free cheese sauce makes this vegan macaroni and cheese easy to make for lunch or dinner anytime. We like to serve ours with peas and a salad but you can enjoy as is! The secret to this Vegan Macaroni and Cheese sauce is […]

Creamy Vegan Chocolate Custard (no bake!)

Creamy Vegan Chocolate Custard (no bake!)

My daughter and I made this chocolate custard one evening to bring to a friend’s the following evening. The next morning, my daughter’s bright face came down the stairs excitedly declaring, “Chocolate custard for breakfast!” I covered my laugh and reminded her we made it […]

Lemonade for Allergies?

Lemonade for Allergies?

Have allergies? Consider making this herbal drink: Nettle Lemonade or Nettle-ade. To combat seasonal allergy symptoms, nettle leaf, lemon and honey all combine together in this delicious, amber lemonade. Nettle leaf acts as an anti-inflammatory and contains quercetin. Quercetin is an antihistamine, making it a […]

Mom, You are a Lightship

Mom, You are a Lightship

Mom, You are a Lightship. This post is for the moms who have heard the lie that they are insignificant and what they do doesn’t matter. You do matter and you light the way for your children. As a mom, your work is important. We read Lightship […]

Maple Almond Butter Frosting + Waffle Dessert Pizza

Maple Almond Butter Frosting + Waffle Dessert Pizza

While writing a story, my daughter asked how to spell “dessert” so I explained the age-old trick of remembering that “dessert” contains two “S”es (instead of one like the word “desert”) because you always want more than one serving of dessert! Especially when it comes […]

Unbelievable Blender Waffles (gluten free, dairy free, nut free, egg free, processed sugar free)

Unbelievable Blender Waffles (gluten free, dairy free, nut free, egg free, processed sugar free)

What if you could eat and enjoy a waffle that was healthy, sweetened only with fruits and high in protein? The word waffle can conjure up pictures of fluffy, golden pockets laden with syrup and butter or cardboard-tasting toaster waffles grabbed from the freezer. These […]

Soothing Hot Carob Chocolate

Soothing Hot Carob Chocolate

After a traipse through white curtains of snow, noses and ears pink, I have found nothing thaws our cold bodies like my soothing hot carob chocolate. There is always a sort of urgency as the hot chocolate warms on the stove. Damp snow clothes are […]

Sarah’s Search for Treasure Book Review and Blog Tour

Sarah’s Search for Treasure Book Review and Blog Tour

Welcome to the circulating blog tour and giveaway for The Searchers series of middle grade historical fiction by Bertha Schwartz, hosted by JustRead tours! ABOUT THE BOOK Sarah’s Search for Treasure (Searchers #3) by  Bertha Schwartz Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: December 1, 2018 Genre: Middle […]