Lemon Zucchini Bread with Lemon Glaze, D-f, Vegan opt., G-f opt.

Lemon Zucchini Bread D-f, V options

With zucchini season in full swing I happened upon a unique recipe using zucchini: Lemon Zucchini Bread from Nancy Creative. The recipe sounded out of this world. Taking zucchini bread, which is great by itself, and marrying it to lemon? Yes! Lemon makes everything better, you know. I took the original recipe and opted to make a dairy-free version… 

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Raw Lemon Cherry Energy Bars

Lemon Cherry Energy Bars | practical-stewardship.com

Raw Lemon Cherry Energy Bars: sure to give you zesty burst in every bite! Last winter when I first stumbled upon Ricki Heller’s Raw Fig and Cherry Bars recipe, I was struck by how appealing tart dried cherries and lemon zest sounded together. I quickly made them and discovered that her bars did not disappoint! I stuck… 

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“You Are One Smart Cookie” Teacher Appreciation Gift with Free Printable Tags

You Are One Smart Cookie Teacher Appreciation Gift

Are you looking for a thoughtful teacher appreciation gift to give your kids’ teachers? Last year I gave my kids’ teachers little pails filled with a variety of items. You can see them here. This year I decided to give the teachers each a bag of breakfast cookies with a little tag on them that… 

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Tropical Green Smoothie

Tropical Green Smoothie, Dairy-free, Vegan

Are you stuck in a winter slump and needing a little sunshine? While this smoothie won’t bring the sun back, this Tropical Green Smoothie will help you remember warm days of summer. This Christmas break we visited my in-laws in Eastern Washington. It was slick, cold, and all of the county was blanketed with a… 

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Chocolate Granola, Crock-pot Option

Chocolate Granola, Crock-pot Option, G-F, D-F, V

Granola has been our go-to breakfast for over two years now. Before that it was steel cut oats (which we still have once or twice a week), and before that it was boxed cereal. Boxes and boxes of cold cereal (which was my go-to for over 3 decades). While I still keep some boxes of cereal… 

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