Tag: Granola

my go-to no-cook breakfast 

my go-to no-cook breakfast 

One morning a week I wake and leave before the kids are up for the day to teach a yoga class.  When I first took on teaching the earlier than usual class, I used to either make breakfast the night before or cook something quick […]

friday favorites

friday favorites

Hi!  Happy almost weekend!  Today I wanted to share five things I’ve been loving lately.  Some are new, some are not, but all are pretty great! Biokleen My friend Megan told me about this brand and I’m so hooked on it now.  Biokleen is a […]

sweet n salty olive oil granola

Good morning! Sleeping in until 6:30am this morning was glorious.  Yup that sure is sleeping in for me.    No work for 5 more days!  My thoughts on twitter last night about that… I’m hoping Hunter knows how to listen to his mama.  I actually […]

3 New Spent Grain Granolas to Win!

Come Friday Jacob will be brewing more beer. This is exciting not only for the tasty craft beers he makes, but I’ll have more spent grains for granola making!  I’ve been plowing through my supply and now am all out. But that doesn’t mean I […]

Weekend Reads

It’s been a productive morning around here so far.  Yesterday on my drive home from work I started writing out a weekend to-do list (while I was stopped of course!).  I just love to-do lists.  Some people don’t, but I love em.  It feels so […]

Granola Girl Friday

I have been a granola making fool over here! Though it was time to share some of my recent spent grain granola creations. It all started with our first day of brewing beer. Then I was left with cups and cups of this beautiful spent […]

Cinnamon-Coconut Crunch Spent Grain Granola

I just don’t know what to do with myself.  You see… I’ve got a problem.  I have all this granola on hand.  6 cups to be exact. It’s a vicious cycle really.  Jacob brews beer.  Jacob saves spent grain for me.  I make chocolate chip […]

Fitting Sweets In All Day Long

It’s no secret that I love sweets.  Usually I eat something chocolaty after dinner.  It’s the perfect way to end the day. My most recent obsession has been deconstructed chocolate covered raisins.  It’s very simple, really.  Add some dark chocolate chunks. Next add at least […]

Nutty, Crunchy Granola

Thank you all for your sweet comments yesterday.  They helped lift my spirits when I was feeling a bit down.  Still no news on what’s next, but it was nice to get my thoughts out there.  I like to have a plan when I charge into […]

Kitchen prep time and crunchy granola

Kitchen prep time and crunchy granola

Happy Easter! This morning and part of yesterday I spent the day working on a challenge:  Nicole’s  DO what you DON’T challenge for April.  I’ve challenged myself to spent 1-2 hours each Sunday prepping my food for the upcoming week to make my meal making easier and […]