Monthly Archives: September 2010

Happy Blogiversary!

Dear Readers, I can’t believe it’s been a year since my first post. When I started writing, I had no idea how much I’d love sharing my thoughts and recipes, or if anyone would even read them! It’s certainly been a year of ups and downs. I started this blog, met my wonderful boyfriend, and…

Ginger & Brown Sugar Glazed Walnuts

Ever since my sweet & smoky glazed almonds and smoky maple & brown sugar glazed walnuts, I’ve been contemplating a sweet and spicy glazed nut, and this time using walnuts. I’ve tried chili powder and pepper, but wanted something a bit out of the ordinary, so I decided to try using some powdered ginger. The…

Un-Granola Bars

I love granola bars, but sadly I can no longer eat oats, so I’ve been experimenting with un-granola bars–something that has the crunchy consistency of a granola bar, but nothing that will make me sick.

Date & Toasted Walnut Bites (Vegan)

I have a crazy sweet tooth (thanks, Mom). I try to assuage the sweet craving by eating raisins and other dried fruit, but sometimes I really want something sweet and rich. A friend of mine made date “candy” a few months ago and suggested I try it. Dates are very sweet, so I wouldn’t need…