Snacks & Desserts

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Good Granola Dunking Cookies

God help me if I leave my house without a snack for Scarlett. It never fails. Even if she’s cleaned her plate, within an hour she’ll ask for a snack. The

Vegetables

Sweet Potato Cake

I almost never bake cakes. It’s not that they’re any trickier than cookies or muffins but I just don’t want a cake hanging around the house. Not only do I

Vegetables

Sweet Potato Pie

It’s just a few days out from American Thanksgiving now, and I couldn’t be more excited. Since I hit adulthood (and acquired all the nightmare prep for Christmas), Thanksgiving is

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Sweet Potato and Graham muffins

If you’ve been reading this blog longer than five minutes you have probably surmised that I am obsessed with two things: Hermes Booties and Bradley Cooper. Wait. Wrong blog. I

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Goat Cheese and Kale Pizza

In the Spring, Scarlett attended a birthday party for a friend that was held at Loblaws. I know. Sounds a little strange to have a birthday party in a supermarket,

Dairy

Pumpkin Cupcakes

I’d like to be able to tell you that Julian’s birthday cake was his first encounter with sugar. But that would be a big fat lie. As the second child

Fall

Sweet Potato Cookies

My father-in-law always arrives for visits with treats in hand for Scarlett. I don’t mind, it’s his right as a grandparent to indulge her. Over the summer, he gave her

Fall

Cherry Apple Oatmeal Bars

It takes three requests of teeth brushing, five pleas to brush hair (why do girls hate to brush their hair?) and a whole lot of negotiating on outfits to get

Dairy

Apple and Cheddar Scookies.…The Story of When A Cookie Meets a Scone

One of the nicest parts about working on Sweet Potato Chronicles (outside of empowering our children’s choices towards nutrition and, well, eating lots of stuff) is the opportunity to connect

Fall

Apricot Hempseed Sticky Bars

I’m always on the hunt for foods rich in Omega 3 and 6 as I don’t eat a lot of fish. Luckily, Scarlett enjoys salmon. However, I do not. When