• Protein Packed Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal with Quinoa – Gluten Free, Dairy Free

    Sure to satisfy a big appetite and a sweet tooth, this sugar free and protein packed breakfast is the perfect treat on a fall or winter morning.  Today, I thought my boys needed a little something extra since Ryan has been out of town and they’ve been missing their dad.  Nathan LOVES applesauce, so this was an easy choice.  Even Lucas ate a second bowl! The smell filling the house is even more delicious than the taste of the meal.  The only trouble is, this takes a little while to cook because of the steel cut oats.  Be sure to start early.  There is nothing fun about two hungry and…

  • Ramblings… On Food and Attachments

    I was going to blog more this year. I really was. But something happened between homeschooling, parenthood, housework, and cooking. And I found I had just about negative five hours available every day for blogging. Unless I gave up sleep, then maybe negative two.  Where on earth am I going with this, you ask?  Well… I’m not sure.  I am out of practice on the blogging front and I am forcing myself to write something… anything…. today.  I’ve forgotten how to keep a train of thought and put it into an enjoyable and easy to read post.  Hopefully that will come back in time.  For now… I’m rambling. Oy.  Where…