Marin mama cooks

I'm a food blogger, mom, amateur photographer and just all around gal who loves to try new recipes and share my favorites with you! Check out my blog @

peanut butter chocolate chip granola

This granola is not what I would classify as a healthy breakfast alternative. I would say that it falls into the sugar cereal family rather than the Ezekiel cereal family, but that’s ok. My philosophy when it comes to food is that it’s all about balance, and some days we want something healthy for breakfast, and some days we want something naughty like this granola! ...more

Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for April 19th

First off, I LOVE this picture of Zoe. I took it this past fall when we were in the city for one of Eli’s soccer games. We had some down time before the game, so we decided to do a photo shoot (which was SO much fun) ....more

toasted overnight steel cut oats

Everyone has a favorite meal of the day...more

video on how to make perfect popovers

Hi peeps! Guess what? I’m finally posting another video for the blog! ...more

no-bake dark chocolate peanut butter granola bars

I’m going to admit something to you all. ...more

strawberry banana smoothie

I’m officially calling it snack...more

broccoli rabe pizza

Pizza, Pizza, Pizza! How I love pizza! I truly do! ...more

how to roast chicken breasts

So here’s an simple...more

the best corn muffins

I know it’s a bit bold to say that these are the best corn muffins, but in my humble opinion they are. I’ve sampled many corn muffins over the years, and these bad boys are basically what a corn muffin should taste like. They’re moist, a bit sweet and savory and have a nice texture and crunch from the cornmeal ....more

easy oven baked sweet potato fries

These fries are SO GOOD, SUPER ADDICTIVE and honestly as easy to make up as the frozen variety (and cheaper too). ...more