Tag : sweet

Nut Butter Protein Power Balls

In our house, something is always being created: a craft project, imaginative play, a dance party, and lots of cooking and baking. We are not the best recipe followers, and the kids love to taste the batter, so making “freezer cookies” (aka Power Balls) are one of our go-to ways to pass the “witching hour” (4:30-5:30pm) or early morning hours before school. Olivia and Cullen can scoop, pour, mix, shake in whatever ingredients we have at home until the consistency […]

Recipe: Banana Apple Nut Muffins (Gluten Free and Vegan)

I’ve been meaning to work on a superfood filled, gluten free and vegan muffin for a while.  I am definitely not a baker and I have a hard time getting the ratios of dry to wet ingredients correct. My muffins have a tendency of becoming cookies or granola bars or ambiguous breakfast “bites”… so, when Olivia finally fell into a deep sleep and I knew I had a good 45mins- 1 hour to myself and decided to fill it with […]