Tag Archives: whole wheat

Butternut and Cranberry Freekeh Salad

Butternut and Cranberry Freekeh Salad

Hang on, we’re about to get freekeh! OK, so it’s actually pronounced freek-ah, but I’m seldom funny, so let’s just go with it. Freekeh is an ancient grain, full of beneficial nutrients. It is high in fiber, protein and calcium and it even has probiotic properties. Pretty impressive, huh? Even though Freekeh has been around… continue reading »

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Olive Oil and Herb Drop Biscuits

Olive Oil and Herb Drop Biscuits It seems like every time it snows here in the Northeast, I get this urge to make something homey and comforting. Yesterday was no exception. We had a really pretty snowfall. Just enough to make every surface bright and glittery like a Christmas card. I made a big pot… continue reading »

Pumpkin Scones with Spiced Glaze

Pumpkin Scone with Spiced Glaze Everyone has their own strategy for handling all of the Thanksgiving gluttony. Some of us may think that skipping breakfast and lunch and diving into the festivities with reckless abandon is our best bet. Not so! The good news is that you shouldn’t starve all day.  It will just lead… continue reading »

Blueberry Banana Muffins

Blueberry Banana Muffins I’ve attempted to bake low fat, lower sugar, healthy muffins more times than I’d ever be able to count. I’ve got to tell you, they’ve all been pretty terrible. The texture always seems kind of weird, they tend to be dry, rubbery and they lacked taste. These were a huge surprise for me…for a… continue reading »

Whole Wheat Pancakes

Whole Wheat Pancakes I’m halfway to weekend mode on Fridays!  Who doesn’t love the weekend?  Sleeping in a bit, wearing pajamas and making pancakes.  Bliss. Making these pancakes a little healthy will not spoil that bliss.  Trust me.  I just ate two stacks testing that theory!  These are not completely whole wheat.  I do use… continue reading »