Gingerbread Overnight Quinoa

Gingerbread Overnight Quinoa It's almost Christmas and during the holidays there are 2 things that I think about.  What type of food I am going to have ready for Christmas mornings, and gingerbread cookies.  Its funny, I'm not big on crunchy cookies, but I do love the scent and the flavor of gingerbread.  So, I thought why not … Continue reading Gingerbread Overnight Quinoa

Wacky Orange Spiced Muffins

Wacky Orange Spiced Muffins This recipe is based on the idea of the "Wacky Cake".  The Wacky Cake is a cake recipe that was the result of scarce ingredients during the Great Depression.  The cake is not supposed to have milk or eggs, as those were scarce ingredients or were considered expensive.  This makes it … Continue reading Wacky Orange Spiced Muffins

TwoWay Crockpot Minestrone

Two Way Crockpot Minestrone As the weather gets colder there are 2 things that a busy mom (or let's be honest a busy person) would appreciate...soup and crockpot meals.  This is the inspiration for tonight's dinner.  I needed to take my kids to swim practice and I wanted something warm to be waiting for them when … Continue reading TwoWay Crockpot Minestrone