Pumpkin Pie Muesli

Fall is here, and although we haven't made it to our favourite pumpkin patch yet, I do still have a lot of roasted pumpkin in the freezer from last year.  So this week I thawed some, intending to make muffins or cookies or maybe a pie, but then opted for a much healthier treat.  My…

Family Night and My Favourite Post-Op Snack

So it's Friday.  Around here that means Family Night and a date with Buck Denver and his friends as we settle in to watch an episode of "What's in the Bible? with Buck Denver."   Here I sit with my ice packs, swollen face, and fuzzy brain wishing I could have had some of that…

Homemade Yogurt…this might even be easier than going to the store to buy it, folks!

So, today I thought I would share my weekly yogurt making routine with all of you.  I have lots of people ask me about this, so now I can just direct them here!  Once a week I make a big batch of yogurt in my crockpot.  Half of the yogurt I just store as is,…

Instant HOMEMADE Mac ‘n Cheese – it can be done and it is yum!

I have a confession to make.  Despite my passion for homemade EVERYTHING, there is yet one stronghold to overcome in our family's battle towards clean eating.  We have eaten Kraft Dinner (that's Mac 'n Cheese for those of you south of the border, scratching your heads right now) at least once a week for more…