Whole Wheat Pumpkin Scones

Today I’m sharing my recipe for Whole Wheat Pumpkin Scones, lots of pumpkin flavor without the sugar overload of most store bought pumpkin baked goods! I’m one of those people who enjoys pumpkin recipes all year round!  I am not above crawling on the floor of the grocery store aisle, reaching my ‘Inspector Gadget’ arm […]

Cherry Breakfast Pastries

These breakfast pastries are bursting with fresh cherry filling!  This is a make ahead recipe, so you can prep them anytime!  Store them in the freezer, then bake them off  just in time for brunch. As a child I vacationed in Northern Michigan, and I left a little piece of my heart amidst the cherry trees […]

Frozen Hot Chocolate with Raspberry Whipped Cream

Inspired by my daughter’s expert backyard ‘cooking’, here’s a recipe that’s perfect for the little (or big) hot chocolate lovers in your life!  Infused with ginger and vanilla and topped with blush colored whipped cream, this frozen hot chocolate brings a bit of special to any ordinary summer day! My daughter is a hot chocolate […]

Strawberry Romanoff Tart

All your favorite Parisian flavors in a no bake dessert!  Strawberry Romanoff Tart is a cool, creamy pie that is perfect for summer entertaining.   My love affair with all things French began when I read a book about an American chef traveling in France with a small group of friends.  They rented a cottage in the […]

Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Great for breakfast or an afternoon snack, this fruity smoothie packs a protein punch! If you’ve been following the blog you know I started my Whole 30 meal plan last week.  It’s been a bit of a challenge coming up with satisfying meals and snacks with no refined carbohydrates, sugar or dairy.  However, once I got more […]