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Flourless Cheddar Crackers with Herbs

            This morning, I was making cheddar biscuits for breakfast. About halfway through cooking, I sprinkled extra cheese on top. When I took them out of the oven, some of the cheese had fallen off, and turned into crispy cracker-like things. And that is how I got this super delicious simple… Read more »

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Magical Pumpkin Hot Chocolate

This is a really delicious, extra rich and creamy hot chocolate with a very special fall ingredient- pumpkin!! I love all things pumpkin and one day I was just experimenting with my hot chocolate and added in pumpkin and some spices. It turned out to be the best hot chocolate I’ve ever had. Lyla agreed. For school, I just… Read more »

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Why We Did A Vegan Week

We welcome you to our vegan week review! You might wonder: • What is vegan exactly? • Why a vegan week? • Is it hard to be vegan? • Does vegan food taste good? • Will vegan food fill you up? • Do we recommend a vegan week? All these things mattered to us so… Read more »

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5 of our School Lunch Ideas

We love our school lunches, and we know we post pictures of our lunches a lot on social media, but we wanted to share them with you like this more so you can also find some of the recipes. We call our lunches fun lunches, because they aren’t sandwiches. Sometimes we have left overs and sometimes it just made… Read more »

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Strawberry Applesauce Pancakes

  These are my Strawberry Applesauce Pancakes. I adapted this recipe from my great grandmother’s by adding in some applesauce and strawberries. They are SO good and thicker and puffier than regular pancakes. You can make these gluten free or vegan.  We are doing a vegan week right now so we used chia in place of eggs (chia… Read more »

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Kitchen Curiosities-WildFlour Cafe owner Marilyn Besner

We were very fortunate to interview Marilyn Besner of WildFlour Cafe and Bakery. In our interview, you will learn about her former pastry company, her favorite food, and why she was inspired to create Wild Flour as a gluten free cafe and bakery. Wild Flour is on Main Street in Lawrenceville NJ. It is gluten free… Read more »

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Beet Ravioli/Guest Post by Cricket Allen

Hi Everyone, I am Emily and Lyla’s mom, otherwise known as Cricket. I am “guest” posting today to share my recipe for beet ravioli. The ravioli is actually thinly sliced beets rather than pasta. If you are a beet lover, like we are, you will love this. This recipe was inspired by a chef the… Read more »

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Adirondack Adventure Week 2-4

This is our Adirondack Adventures weeks 2-4. There were a lot fun and eventful activities that took place in these 3 weeks. First and foremost, we had so much fun with all of our friends and family. We hiked bear mountain, went to the Waldheim for breakfast, ate lots of kale chips, we went to Water Safari,… Read more »

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Delicious Date Drops (gluten free)

We eat these delicious date drops all the time! You probably noticed from our school lunch pictures. We learned the recipe in our school’s Food and Garden Club. Everybody loved them.  We bring these date drops for treats and energy during game days, bikes, hikes, picnics, and of course for an every day school snack.  They are also really healthy… Read more »

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Game Day Juice (makes you faster!)

Do you play any sports?  This is something our mom has made for us on game days and it’s really delicious and she makes sure we drink it so we are hydrated.  The chia gets a little gel-like which is what makes it extra good for staying hydrated because the seed actually holds the water or juice… Read more »