Nuts & Seeds

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

Yes, it’s chocolate week on SPC and as Laura mentioned the other day, we’re loving the mini vacation from health food. Like most right-thinking people, chocolate is my favourite indulgence

Breakfast

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

My God, but this is the bossi­est win­ter we’ve had in a long time. Just when you think you can’t find any more ways to com­plain, describe, cry about the cold

Nuts & Seeds

Slow Cooker Peanut Butter and Banana Sandwich Oatmeal

One lazy, hot summer morning this past August I was sitting with our cottage neighbours, Paul and Lizzie, on their deck discussing breakfast. It’s usually what we did in the

Summer

Almond Joy Smoothie

Here’s a riddle for you. If Scarlett goes to school 5 days a week but each day Laura has at least 10 things to remember to pack in Scarlett’s school

Summer

Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins

Even though I write a blog about cooking healthy meals and snacks for and with kids, I still struggle with what to make for dinner every night. Ok, I’m going

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For the first time in 6 years, we aren’t going to be at our place for Christmas. We decided when we had Esme that we wanted to start our own

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Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Scarlett and I have gotten addicted to watching…wait for it….the Food Network. It all came about when she was home for a week in early October, sidelined by a nasty

Fruits

Coconut Loaf

I’ve been trying to use Sundays as a way to get ahead of what has become the wind-sprints of our weeks. I try to make one meal – either something

Nuts & Seeds

Chia Pudding

Scarlett loves chocolate pudding. In fact, she recently asked me to make homemade chocolate pudding because she wanted to be able to dip strawberries into it as a snack. I’m

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Pancakes

I like to eat organic but, obviously, it’s not possible for me to live my life totally organic. After all, I’m pretty sure the local pizza joint I love isn’t