Category Archives: Snacks

Chickpea Flatbread

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chickpea flatbread

In case you missed this recipe in the Washington Post a few weeks ago, I’m posting it here because I think that everyone should try this flatbread. I have made it several times already and my husband has professed that he could live off of it. It’s really a cinch to make, has very few [...]

Almond Date Snack Bars

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You have to try these! I adopted this recipe from Deb Perelman’s The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook. She calls these breakfast bars, but I’m not sure I’d want to eat them for breakfast. I think they are much better suited for snacking. They are a sweet treat for sure. They’re naturally sweetened with dates and honey. The [...]

Almond Butter with Honey and Cinnamon

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You may have noticed that the almond butter that you find in the grocery store is very expensive. So why not try making your own? Here is an almond butter recipe that I have adapted from The Sprouted Kitchen. It is simple and delicious. Spread it on toast, apples, english muffins – or eat it by [...]

Pumpkin Pecan Granola

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pumpkin pecan granola

I rarely ever buy store bought granola because it has way too much sugar and fat in it. Touted as a ‘health food,’ it is anything but. This home made granola is so flavorful (almost addictive!) with half the sugar and fat of the store bought stuff. You can eat it by itself as a [...]