Spicy Sangria

I picked up our wine club shipment Wednesday & they included sangria recipes.  Our shipment from Kalyra includes a bottle of red, a bottle of white, and a bottle of dessert wine.  Neither of us typically drinks red wine unless it’s turned into sangria (or we’re at a tasting), so we thought it was a … More Spicy Sangria

Cinnamon Chocolate Swirl Banana Bread from The Paleo Kitchen

I made this banana bread this morning.  It went together easily & it’s so good that I’ve already eaten half of the loaf.  Now I can’t wait for the cookbook to come out!!!  I’ve been following both of their blogs for awhile & the recipes never seem to disappoint.  Ok, please excuse me while I get another … More Cinnamon Chocolate Swirl Banana Bread from The Paleo Kitchen

Science-y Green Pancakes

St. Patrick’s Day is tomorrow & instead of adding green food coloring to everything I’ve decided to use science to help out.  According to Sunbutter’s website there may be discoloration when cooking with sunbutter (sunflower seed butter) due to the chlorophyll present.  The chlorophyll acts differently in an acidic environment than an alkaline environment, so recipes … More Science-y Green Pancakes

Mocktail Hour

Well, it’s the end of the week & it’s been a long one…  I’m on Day 11 of my Whole30 & that doesn’t allow for a cocktail, so I’m going to have the next best thing….a MOCKTAIL!!  Muddle up some fruit, throw in some sparkling water, & voila!  I even have a lovely bartender on … More Mocktail Hour