Category Archives: recipes

My sandwich bread recipe

Jessi’s Sandwich Bread (my very own recipe!) 1/3 cup milk 1 cup warm water 56 grams (1/4 cup) melted butter, extra virgin olive oil, or melted coconut oil 75 grams (about 1/4 cup) honey, or 1/4 cup sucanat 200 grams … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, recipes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A delicious applesauce cake.

Sundays are usually our “dessert day.” (Ok, Saturday, too.) We try not to bake or eat sweets during the week. This was our Sunday treat yesterday: cinnamon-chip applesauce cake with cream cheese frosting. I think it’s the perfect autumn dessert. … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, fall, recipes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

cooking a pumpkin (in the microwave!)

I was really excited to discover that small pumpkins can be cooked in the microwave! Simply remove the stem, cut the pumpkin in half and scrape out the strings/seeds. Then weigh one of the halves and microwave for 7 minutes … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, fall, recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownie Bites (Grain-Free!)

These little chocolatey-ball-things are my new favorite treats! They are basically homemade Larabars, but formed into balls. Ryan and I recently completed the 21 Day Sugar Detox and we discovered that we really like eating grain-free and bean/legume-free. I found the … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, paleo-ish, recipes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal

I thought I’d give you my spin on pumpkin pie oatmeal. I am a huge fan of pumpkin and autumn in general. (Butternut squash, too. Amazing!) I made up this recipe, but I’m sure there are hundreds just like it if … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ryan’s birthday

Ryan’s birthday was April 9. I felt it was worth mentioning, partially because it’s a big one (29!) and partially because I can’t find my camera charger anywhere and therefore I can’t share anything more recent. Haha. Typical of me, … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, recipes | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where did November go?

I can’t believe I completely missed November altogether. Oh well, how about a pictorial catch-up post on Thanksgiving? ingredients… Gingersnap crust (waiting for the pumpkin to go it) and the pecan pie and cranberry sauce. Pecan Pie 🙂 This is … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, holidays, recipes | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment