A Look Back at Summer

We hope that with school starting this week, everyone has had a chance to settle down and get back into the swing of things. School has started back up quickly for us with field hockey, but before we fully let go of summer we wanted to share with you our favorite photos!    

Emily and Lyla’s 8 Great Reasons to Eat Kale

Here are our 8 Great Reasons to eat kale! 1) Tastes good (we especially like our chips) 2) Keeps you strong and fit because kale has a ton of iron. 3) Makes your hair healthy and shiny and strong because it a has tons of vitamin A and C. Very good in summer especially if you swim a lot. 4)… Read more »

  • Lyla’s Gazpacho

    This was the first time I tried Gazpacho. I made it with my dad and I really liked it.  We used fresh red cherries as the secret ingredient (not so secret anymore though). My mom said we shouldn’t use cherries, she thought it would be gross…but she was wrong and she like it! We served… Read more »

  • Summer In Review 1: Boating Coarse

    This summer, during a very hectic week, Lyla and I took a 3-day boating coarse. This boating coarse  was age 10+. Our friends took it with us. We studied hard trying to remember about PWC’s (personal water craft), PFD’s (personal flotation device), parts of a boat, the engine, and much more. At the end of… Read more »

  • Getting Started

    Something to remember… We found this floating around in drafts I thought you might like to read it. This is some background on me and my sister. When we were little my dad, sister and I used to eat meat. I had liked most of the meats, but the thing is when my mom told… Read more »

  • Flat Haired Retriever Puppies

     In these pictures we are with adorable 8 week year old puppies. In the litter there were 5 puppies, each with a different color collar.  The litter had no name for the puppies, but knew that each of them were boys. Lyla, our friend, and I each had one that we liked the most and… Read more »

  • G-F Peanut Butter Cookies

    These peanut butter cookies are one of my favorite treats and sweet to make. They are super simple and only require five ingredients. I found the recipe on this website link http://www.shockinglydelicious.com/5-ingredient-gluten-free-flourless-peanut-butter-cookies/ They are gluten free and full of protein and really filling. I eat these before I hike or bring them with me!  I… Read more »

  • Our Adirondack Recreation Program

    On our lake, we have a “special” recreation association. This rec program allows swim lessons and weekly hikes, crafts, and fun active things. This is us at sailing with our friend Elle. And another picture of us at a hike to a local lake. My sister and me are on our last year of swim… Read more »

  • Our Adirondack Adventure Begins at Putnam Market

     We start our journey to the Adirondacks and we on the road for a few hours until we reach Saratoga, New York. We always stop  at a place called Putnam Market. They have a healthy deli and sandwich bar. You can also shop for unique food. I enjoyed cole slaw, grilled zucchini, caprese salad, and a hummus… Read more »

  • Our First Meeting

    During the school year our local high school hosted a competition called “Shark Tank”. It was like the TV show except there were teachers and students judging and they didn’t really invest it was just a game show, and believe it or not Emily and I won 1st place! Now if you won you would get… Read more »

  • Parmesan Encrusted Avocado Grilled Cheese

    When I was little, my family made pressed grilled cheeses’ a lot. And now, I have recreated them, except a little differently… For 1 sandwich You Will Need: -2 pieces of no crusted bread (so you can push it down thin). We use gluten free Whole Foods brand. -Parmesan (without animal rennet) -An avocado half… Read more »

  • Rennet: Do you know what it is?

    Do you know what rennet is? Well rennet is a complex of enzymes produced in any mammal stomach. On ingredient labels it’s listed as “rennet” and you should also look for it listed as “animal enzymes”, because that is another name for rennet.   Rennet is mostly found in cheeses and this ingredient is used to give certain cheese… Read more »