Posts Tagged ‘bananas’

What to serve guests in the morning? It bakes while you prepare coffee, slice fruit, and take a moment of quiet before this happens.

Oatmeal hasn’t been my kid’s thing, since he was a baby.  Now that I think about it, maybe he always hated oatmeal but couldn’t avoid spoon-feeding.  Once … Read More

Loving the breakfast cookie trend – take a bite of this, this, and this – kids think they’re getting something decadent for breakfast and you exert nothing more than a freezer-to-microwave maneuver.  Carnival Cookies, they’re called and are the brilliant creation from natural food cookbook author, Heidi Swanson.  The thing about Heidi, … Read More

This is my all-time favorite banana bread recipe from Betty Crocker’s Cookbook. I’ve completely revised it to be 100% healthy, but 118% full of flavor.  My kids think it tastes better than the original. Let’s start with bananas which are high in potassium and low in salt. I use carrots in the form … Read More

Fresh Berries Yogurt Granola  crunch

Serve it in fancy glasswear to give your work its just display.  Then, sip your coffee while the family goggles.   Now, a few things about brands.  I’ve searched the minefields of the grocer’s yogurt and cereal sections, reading nutritional labels and comparing prices, and because I’d rather … Read More