Whole Wheat Sweet Potato Biscuits

It took me three times to get this Whole Wheat Sweet Potato Biscuit recipe correct, yes THREE.Three times to clean the dishes (including the food processor, oy), two times at the grocery store to get sweet potatoes, and lots of taste testing.  However, it was all worth it.  These sweet potato biscuits were SO good.  They were dense, while still being soft, moist and fluffy....more

Whole Wheat Cutout Cookies

Brown sugar, a hint of cinnamon, and a delicate maple glaze perfectly compliment the nutty undertones of the whole wheat flour in this lightened up, wholesome cutout cookie. ...more

Rice Pudding with Mixed Fruits In Three Simple Steps

We finally decided to give it a try – rice pudding. It seems like a favourite among the Westerners here, and in any case, curiosity finally got the better of us, so, here goes!...more

Whole Wheat Apple Cake

This recipe was first published in New York Times, September 30, 1973 under the name of Teddie’s Apple Cake. Jess from Sweet Amandine blog adapted that recipe and made it with whole wheat flour. Similar to her, I used mixture of whole wheat flour and all purpose flour, but omitted raisins and replaced walnuts with almonds, simply because I didn’t have any in my house at the time of baking....more

Pancakes for my Poops

Pancakes for my Poops...more

Chicken Fajitas

 I love fajitas for a very important reason, a reason near and very dear to my heart; they’re fast!  There is nothing like having a healthy, low fat, satisfying dinner (that Mike loves) that is prepped AND cooked in under 20 minutes.  A girls favourite!!!  Making your own seasoning blend is easy and you control not only the heat but the salt as well.  Try it out, so yummy!http://lisagcooks.com/lisa-g-news/chicken-fajitas/...more

Homemade Whole Wheat Cheddar Burger Buns

These burger buns didn’t last a whole day in my house. I literally mean, within announcing that they were finished they were devoured.Every.Single.Last.One.I won’t waste time telling you everything about these buns, but I will tell you the top five most important things....more

How To Afford Healthy Bread

This article is a follow-up to my post last week about finding the most healthy breads available.  You can click here to read my first article on this topic.  There was a lot of information to share, so I decided to divide it into two articles.  Last week's article focused on the make-up of  breads, whole wheat vs. whole grain, and what to look for in healthy breads.   ...more

Vermont Whole Wheat Oatmeal Honey Bread

This is actually an oatmeal bread (one of my personal favorites), so I couldn't resist trying it this past weekend! I made one loaf in the bread pan and one round loaf because I didn't have another bread pan of the right size. The round one was good, but burned a bit on the bottom, but the bread in the loaf pan was amazing and it really made the best sandwich bread!...more
 @Genie Gratto  @7daymenu I put it off for awhile myself, but I find it's generally easy to ...more