Just recently it was discussed that most of us love our THM S meals and just don’t get enough of THM E meals. Personally, I love E meals and feel much better on them. Here is a roundup of all kinds of E meals. You will see main dishes, desserts, side dishes, and or course lots of sourdough items.Continue reading
Crisp, juicy apples in shades of green, yellow, and red are being picked in orchards these late summer days. Their flavors vary from tart to honey sweet. In our area freshly picked apples begin to appear at produce markets in late July and continue being picked until late October. Fried apples are so easy to make and the Brown Sugar Sweetener caramelizes on them for a melt-in-your-mouth goodness. I was gifted Granny Smith Apples and the combination of tart/caramelized is so appealing.Continue reading
Trim Healthy you is now available to purchase to teach your children all about health and nutrition. There are 2 levels, The Beginner Level for 3rd-5th grades and an Intermediate Level for grades 6th-8th.
If you are a homeschool mom and struggle to find a Health Book for your children, this may be your answer. To purchase these health kits go to their web page TRIM HEALTHY YOU!
Fall would not be complete without apples and pumpkins. Crunchy sweet apples and creamy pumpkin pie remind us of Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Here is a collection of recipes using these two fall crops. I hope you will enjoy them as much as our family does.
For many years we had a hobby orchard of 30+ fruit trees. There were quite a few apple trees which produced bushels of fruit. We had plenty for fresh eating, baking, canning, and even to make gallons of cider. One of our favorite fresh eating apple is Gala.Continue reading
Scones are a favorite of mine to have with a cup of coffee or tea. These moist Pumpkins Scones have become my new “favorite”. They are moist and flaky. Even some of my picky eaters loved them. So that is a win win for me!!Continue reading
Feeding a family can be very costly, how well I know. At the present time we have 5 children still at home. Only one of them would be considered a child. The rest are adults — 4 of them men!! It is almost unbelievable how quickly food can vanish from the cupboards and fridge. Here are a few tips that I implement to save on groceries and household items.Continue reading
Need some more healthy, weight loss friendly, THM chocolate recipes in your life? Check out this huge list of 50+ THM chocolate recipes!Continue reading
Strawberries are one of my favorite berries. I think my family agrees with me because if I don’t hid them–I don’t get any! I always loved to bake Angel Food Cakes and this recipe was the first cake I made sugar and gluten free. This cake makes an impressive dessert when you add fresh berries and cream cheese filling. It would be embarrassing to tell you how quickly this platter was emptied at my house. My family loves it!!Continue reading
Have you ever heard of a Bumbleberry? While there is not an actual fruit call Bumbleberry; this name is given to a mixture of fruit baked in a cobbler or pie. This mixed fruit cobbler features apples, rhubarb , blueberries, and strawberries. A biscuit style crust tops the fruit. This delicious cobbler serves 1 person for a main dish or 2 as a dessert.Continue reading
If you are like me–you wish peach season would last longer. This fluffy cheesecake features peaches. Even better yet, it is a no-bake dessert so you don’t have to turn your oven on. The walnuts in the crust add a delightful crunch and pair with the smoothness of the filling. There are so many peaches varieties to pick from but my favorites for fresh eating are Red Haven, Sun High, and Contender.Continue reading