Parenting

Mom Mission Statement

By on December 21, 2017
Become a more in the moment and intentional mom. Create a mom mission statement

“ Being mom is a full time job. “Mom” is not just a title that we are called but it’s a position that we hold. Here is a short list of some roles that our position requires: peace maker/keeper disciplinarian role model teacher activity director chauffeur confidant leader nurse Children are God’s love-gift; they are […]

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Sweets

Triple Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Cookies

By on December 15, 2017
Instead of only drinking your peppermint mocha, eat it too. These Triple Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Cookies have a great balance of peppermint and espresso. They have a brownie like texture with a gooey chocolate center. It will be hard to eat just one. They are highly addictive.

The name says it all! Tis the season for the much awaited peppermint mocha! (Do I hear cheering?) Now instead of just drinking your peppermint mocha you can eat it too! These triple chocolate peppermint mocha cookies have a brownie like texture, slightly chewing, with a rich chocolaty center. I have to confess that I did […]

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Bread

Delicious Chocolate Babka

By on December 6, 2017
Chocolate Babka is a yeast bread that is tender and swirled with chocolate and cinnamon

Do you have that one treat that you have to make every year at Christmas? I have many, many cookies and candies that I like to make but only one bread that is a must…Chocolate Babka! I wish I could serve you a  warm slice with a cup of coffee and enjoy conversation with you. […]

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Bread

Pumpkin Apple Walnut Bread

By on October 31, 2017
pumpkin apple walnut bread

Fall is here and everywhere I look there are pumpkins and apples. I am always torn as to what warm treat I’m going to make and what the main ingredient will be. Since I couldn’t decide this year I decided to combine the two Fall stars to make this wonderful warm, spiced, bread. This recipe […]

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Snacks

Simple Applesauce

By on October 25, 2017
Sugar free apple sauce made with apple cider

Applesauce is nostalgic, it will never go out of style, it’s healthy, makes you feel better when you are sick and it is so super easy to make. This is a three ingredient recipe: apples, apple cider, and cinnamon. It could even become a two ingredient recipe if you don’t want to put in the […]

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