Category Archive: Rice/Grains/Flour

Oatmeal Pecan Lace Cookies

A special treat now and then makes everything better! Don’t let the short list of ingredients mislead you, these are easy to make but they taste like a fancy cookie. Buttery, nutty, a little chewy! Invite a friend over, put on a fresh pot of coffee, make a cup of hot tea or a fall …

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Mushroom Barley Soup / WWPP 4

There is something so satisfying about making a pot of soup. It’s simple to make, tastes even better the second day and is perfect to pack up for a work lunch. Enjoy the earthy flavor of mushrooms and healthy high fiber pearl barley in this filling soup. Since it’s low calorie you have plenty of room to enjoy a sandwich or …

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Healthy Pumpkin Muffins WWPP6

Even though the weather doesn’t feel like fall around here I’m so ready for one of my favorite fall flavors PUMPKIN. On it’s own pumpkin is rather plain but when you spice it up with cinnamon, cloves, ginger and of course nutmeg it becomes an amazing comfort food. Baking and pumpkin had been on my mind …

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Bob’s Red Mill Muesli Food Find

I’m a big fan of Bob’s Red Mill products. The products are readily available in most grocery stores where I live. Whole Foods and health food stores also stock a variety of this brand. I recently purchased a “new to me” bag of their Muesili. It’s fantastic! Talk about a healthy and tasty combination of whole …

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Baked Polenta Fries with Marinara Sauce

I have a back log of recipes and food reviews just waiting to be posted! Last weekend I made a wonderful appetizer to take to a friends house for dinner. I first heard about this recipe from Helen @ Doing A 180 blog. The original recipe included a mayonnaise based sauce for dipping and Helen …

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