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Blueberry Oatmeal Bars

Blueberry Oatmeal Bars

This recipe for Blueberry Oatmeal Bars makes a 9×13 pan full of Blueberry Bars, perfect for lunches or enjoying with a nice hot cup of coffee. Crunchy bar on the bottom, tempting fruit filling, and a light crumble on top, what could better?

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Five Inspiring Bento Box Lunches

Five Inspiring Bento Box Lunches

Thanks to YumBox for sponsoring this Five Inspiring Bento Box Lunches post, all opinions are mine Five Inspiring Bento Box Lunches It's time to face the facts, it's almost school lunch season. So I thought I'd share this post about Five Inspiring Bento Box Lunches...

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Vegan Dragon Fruit Popsicles

Vegan Dragon Fruit Popsicles

Red Dragon Fruit is sweet, juicy and wonderful in so many ways. You can use it in a fruit salad, smoothies or try these Vegan Dragon Fruit Popsicles, sure to please the whole crowd on a hot summer day.

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Travel Preparations to Keep you Healthy on the Road

Travel Preparations to Keep you Healthy on the Road

I recently went on the most glorious foodie road trip ever with my dear friend Heather of Real the Kitchen and Beyond. I knew I needed to be healthy to travel so I created this checklist for myself, Travel Preparations to Keep you Healthy on the Road.

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Smokey Coffee Barbecue Sauce

Smokey Coffee Barbecue Sauce

You know when you have a good idea, and you work on it, and it just doesn’t come out as you planned? That’s how I came up with this recipe for Smokey Coffee Barbecue Sauce. It’s the perfect sauce for brushing on grilled meats, it’s definitely a bbq sauce but it’s different at the same time.

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Rhubarb Bread with Streusel Topping

Rhubarb Bread with Streusel Topping

I don’t know about you but my rhubarb is in full on full force production. This recipe makes 8 mini-loaves but you can also make it into a nice big fat 9×13 coffee cake. Any way you make it this Rhubarb Bread with Streusel Topping is a surefire hit, so be sure to freeze enough rhubarb to make it all winter long.

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Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars

Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars

I shared the original Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars recipe several years ago. It remains a perennial family favorite. That all-time family fave inspires this recipe for Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars.

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Spruce Tips Gravlax Recipe

Spruce Tips Gravlax Recipe

Homemade Gravlax or Lox is one of my FAVORITE things to make when the salmon season gets underway here in Alaska. I use my favorite recipe year after year, it’s a good one made with vodka, lemons, and dill, and it’s ALWAYS fabulous. This is a foraged riff on that old fave!

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Dandelion Greens Pesto

Dandelion Greens Pesto

Dandelions are just ONE of the edible weeds in your yard. Yes, you can eat them! (I call that gardeners revenge) You can steam the greens or make a salad, make jelly from the flowers or tea from the roots, but today we’re talking Dandelion Greens Pesto!

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Spruce Tip Shortbread Cookies

Spruce Tip Shortbread Cookies

These Spruce Tip Shortbread Cookies are unique and quite a conversation starter. People just won’t believe what they’re eating. They don’t really taste like spruce, they have just a hint of spruce taste and bits of spruce tip mixed throughout the dough.

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June Meal Planning

June Meal Planning

Welcome to the June Recipe Round-Up where we help you with your June Meal Planning needs! And we’ve got a great giveaway too, a $200 Amazon Gift Card!

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Ice Fishing Lessons From my Dad

Ice Fishing Lessons From my Dad

I have some solidly good memories of my dad. Some of the very best I have of my dad are the times we went ice fishing as a family. Let me tell you, Alaska in the 70s, in the middle of winter, ice fishing on a windswept lake was a bleak affair. That didn’t stop our family though.

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What NOT to Pack for a Trip to Alaska

What NOT to Pack for a Trip to Alaska

My my my, whenever I see a visitor to Alaska I wonder if they’ve read my post about What to Pack for your Vacation to Alaska. Since I only wrote that post a short month ago I’m going to assume that, no they haven’t read it. This post about What NOT to Pack for a Trip to Alaska is just as helpful.

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Strawberry Puree

Strawberry Puree

When you’re looking for an alternative to a pink food color for a cake or cupcakes, check out Strawberry Puree. It’s made from pure strawberries and it makes a lovely pink cake color. It’s perfect for any dessert that needs a little hint color and obviously a mild strawberry flavor.

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Italian Sausage Pierogies Sheet Pan Dinner

Italian Sausage Pierogies Sheet Pan Dinner

I will never tire of singing the praises of a hearty sheet pan dinner that gets me out of the kitchen fast. So here’s me singing about my newest favorite Italian Sausage Pierogies Sheet Pan Dinner, la la la I LOVE IT!

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Easy Snack Hacks

Easy Snack Hacks

Enjoy my list of Easy Snack Hacks to keep you fueled up on the Weight Watchers Freestyle Plan and running strong. No matter if you’re walking, riding bikes, working at home or on the job, my Snack Hacks are here to help.

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Lime Pound Cake

Lime Pound Cake

What do you do when you’re gifted a gallon bag of limes that need to be used immediately? Juice them all, zest what you can and make this extraordinary Lime Pound Cake.

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Mother’s Day Giveaway

Mother’s Day Giveaway

Mother’s Day Giveaway. This is your chance to get in on a nice giveaway. You can take your mama out for a fancy meal, buy her some fresh flowers or grab a weekend away with her! #giveaway #win #mothersday

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Taco Stuffed Peppers

Taco Stuffed Peppers

Looking to change up Taco Tuesday? Make these Taco Stuffed Peppers for a fun alternative to regular taco with a tortilla. Or maybe you’ve been missing out on Taco Tuesday because you’re carb free or low carb? You’ve got to try these Taco Stuffed Peppers.

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Mini Lemon Cheesecakes with Raspberry Swirl

Mini Lemon Cheesecakes with Raspberry Swirl

Mini Lemon Cheesecakes with Raspberry Swirl These Mini Lemon Cheesecakes with Raspberry Swirl are so fun to eat. I mean to make and share with friends, I swear! Actually I made a double batch of these and took them to what I thought was a bake sale but turned out to...

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