Better with Biscuits

Today I thought we’d take a look at a classic food, biscuits.   There are some classic recipes as well as some new ones to try.

Biscuit Recipes:

Baking powder biscuits

Bakewell cream biscuits

Angel biscuits

Savory cheddar cheese biscuits

Sausage cheese biscuit

Parmesan pine nut biscuits

Buttermilk biscuits

Cornmeal biscuits

Cheddar drop biscuits

Fried biscuits

Gluten Free Biscuits:

Gluten free with baking mix

Ancient grains drop biscuits

Made with Biscuits:

Turkey pot pie with biscuits

Breakfast biscuits

Lighter chicken and biscuits

Bolognese pie with biscuit topping

Quince biscuit pie

Turkey pot pie with sage biscuit topping

Raspberry rhubarb biscuit cobbler

Winter vegetable pot pie with cheddar biscuit topping

Beef and vegetable biscuit bake

Pizza stew with biscuits

Chicken and biscuit kabobs

What are your favorite biscuit recipes?

Food to Fuel School

Today we’re taking a look at some ready-for-school recipes. These are recipes that can help you and/or your kids get ready for the day, some school-approved (no peanut butter) snacks and after school treats!


“Hot chocolate” banana nut oatmeal

Whole grain porridge

Breakfast burrito

Low fat raspberry corn muffins

Berry oatmeal bake

Breakfast cookies

Whole grain pumpkin banana bread

Toaster tarts


Apple cinnamon scones

French toast kebabs

Oatmeal and dried cherry biscuit scones

Allergen free coffee crumb cake

Gluten free morning glory muffins


Taco bar

Rainbow and butterflies pasta salad

Yogurt fruit bars

Banana oatmeal sponge cookies

Scone nibbles

Crunchy roasted chickpeas

Tortilla roll-ups

Pot of gold bento lunch

Broccoli pesto pasta


No bake granola bars

Date nut squares

Banana chocolate chip muffins

Coconut fruit and nut bars

Chocolate coconut graham crackers

Pita nachos

Apple cupcakes

Chocolate banana pops

Bear-y good snack mix

Cinnamon bun bites

Cranberry millet muffins

Gluten free cookie bars

What fun foods are you planning for this school year?

Back To School Story

Around the US kids and adults are returning to another year of school so today we’re taking a look at some school inspired crafts.

DIY stress ball

Homework station

Embroidered craft cups

Desk organizer

Dream desk

Roll up pencil kit

Felt pencil case

Marbleized pencils

Pencil case

Play dough

Mini bubble wand

Non-slip slipper socks

Tie-dye lunch bags

DIY erasers

Pencil holders

Craft stick school bus

Alphabet tote

Cardboard tube desk organizer

Portable first aid kit

Knotted zipper pencil pouch

Even more back to school crafts

What will you be creating this school year?

Picking Plums

Today we’re looking at a favorite spring and summer fruit: the plum!

Plum tart

Gingered plum streusel pie

Dried plum coffee cake

Seared plums

Plum jam

Plum galette

Plum cake

Plum butter

Plum meringues

Plum crumble

Cherry plums in vodka

Sauteed plums in maple syrup

Plum and pinion coffee cake

Grilled plum kabobs

Plum and port crostata

Plum tart

Buttermilk plum cake

Plum skillet cake

Sugar plum tart

Spicy plum salsa

Warm plum sauce

Tapioca pudding with glazed plums

Plum galettes

Spiced plum pie

Port and cinnamon plums

Plum berry whole wheat tarts

Red plum shortbread bars

Grilled plum topped pizza

Cast iron plum polenta cake

Cherry plum bread pudding

Plum crunch

Plum cornbread

Plum vanilla preserves


Plum negroni

Prune plum spritzer

Plum and pineapple sangria

Plum caipirinha

Plums up

What are your favorite ways to enjoy plums?

Featuring Focaccia

Today we’re taking a look at focaccia bread, both making it and recipes you can make with it.  There are even sweet and savory recipes to try.

Making focaccia:

Blitz bread

Herb and olive focaccia

Golden focaccia

Sunday focaccia

Savory tomato focaccia

Sprouted whole wheat and fruit focaccia

Cracked black pepper and rosemary focaccia

Eggplant focaccia

Lemon focaccia

Rosemary focaccia

Blueberry focaccia

Gluten free focaccia

Recipes featuring focaccia:

Harvest focaccia

Focaccia sticks

Balsamic glazed cherry focaccia

Spinach filled Lebanese focaccia

Dried fruit focaccia

Gorgonzola pear focaccia

Focaccia breadsticks

Savory focaccia pie

Focaccia camembert pizza

Zucchini and proscuitto focaccia

Grilled Italian sausages and tomatoes on focaccia

Grilled beef tenderloin on focaccia toasts

Gluten free fruit focaccia

What are your favorite focaccia recipes?

Kiwi Creations

Today we’re taking a look at some kiwi recipes! Kiwi is a great summer treat, whether you enjoy it all by itself, in a fruit salad or mixed up in a delicious recipe.

Kiwi summer roll

Kiwi meringues

Yogurt cones kiwis

Shrimp kiwi lime relish

Honey flan citrus and kiwi fruit

Lime kiwi freezer jam

Kiwi lime pie

Chocolate covered kiwi pops

Strawberry, kiwi and quinoa breakfast parfait

Fresh fruit parfait with lemon poppy seed yogurt

Fresh fruit tart


Kiwi margarita

Kiwi honeydew limeade

Kiwi crush

Fizzy kiwi lemonade

Fresh kiwi grape juice

Kiwi peach green smoothies

Kiwi pineapple smoothies

Strawberry kiwi punch

Spring green smoothies

Kiwi ginger zinger protein smoothie

Frozen Treats

Watermelon kiwi pops

Fruity white sangria pops

Kiwi strawberry rooibos ice pops

Tropical fruit coconut parfait pops

Kiwi ice pops

What are your kiwi recipes and tips?