Triple Chocolate Banana Cake

Triple Chocolate Banana Cake

CAKE! Ok, wait… First, I owe you all an apology.  I have been MIA for a few weeks…but I have a good reason, I swear!!  April was jam-packed with lots of essential oil education, and introducing lots of new people to the benefits of essential...
Chicken Florentine Pasta

Chicken Florentine Pasta

I’m so sorry that I’ve been MIA over the past week. It’s certainly been a whirlwind of a week, for sure! We had a funeral and graveside service for my husband’s Grandfather. Then Easter, and now the kids are on Spring Break, so I definitely...
Goat Cheese and Figs

Goat Cheese and Figs

The past week has been a whirlwind.  We buried my husband’s Grandfather on Monday, and the days before were chock-full of amazing family time, with pretty much everyone in my husband’s ginormous family. But with all that family time, and going here...
Simple & Tangy Pasta Salad

Simple & Tangy Pasta Salad

I have come to really love pasta salad.  It’s easy to throw together (less than 15 minutes from ingredients to belly), healthy and delicious. Plus, it’s the perfect side dish to keep on hand, to add to pretty much any meal…or to eat as a tasty...
Hello Spring

Hello Spring

I love Paris in the Springtime.  Just kidding…I’ve not been fortunate enough to experience Paris in the Springtime. Fall, yes. Spring? Not yet. One day…one day.  But seriously, I do love Springtime.  That time of year where the...
Apple Cinnamon Sponge Cake

Apple Cinnamon Sponge Cake

I’m sorry I’ve been MIA for the past week. It’s been quite a week here on Crunchy Mountain. I had a jam-packed week and a half of attending and teaching essential oil education classes, and just haven’t spent much time in the kitchen. Which...
Give, Save, & Spend

Give, Save, & Spend

So a few days ago, Mountain Man hopped in the car on a solo work-related road trip to Texas. He has set out to deliver a suh-weet walnut bookcase to the University of Houston Law Center, that is being auctioned off at a Gala next week! Me being alone with the kids for...
Monster Muffins

Monster Muffins

It seems I may be on a muffin kick.  But I’m totally ok with that, because I can make them super healthy, tasty, and kid approved! Win-win-WIN! When I stumbled upon the idea of making green muffins, I was almost giddy. My kids (as are most kids, ammiright?)...