Category Archives: Snacks

Cantaloupe

Yet another activity/snack C and I enjoy together, cutting up a whole cantaloupe offers many learning and cooking lessons, and is adaptable to your child’s age.  At a year old, C would just sit on the counter with a bib … Continue reading

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Cranberry Orange Bread

C is sick.  So this healthy bread might have germs in it; I’m pretty sure he sneezed during the prep process at least 3 times.  Surely germs die when baked 40 minutes at 350..?  Baking is a great activity when … Continue reading

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Granola Bars

Upon full consideration, I have decided that these granola bars are my favorite thing to make with C.  First, they taste amazing; just sweet enough, chewy, crunchy, marvelousness.  Second, they are pretty healthy, especially the munchable ingredients (this is the … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bread

Pie pumpkins were on sale just after Halloween, and with the help of our handy-dandy KitchenAid strainer attachment, we made our own puree!  I imagine it would be just as good with the tried-and-true canned stuff too. Adapted slightly from … Continue reading

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Mom’s (or Grandma’s) Zucchini Bread

I worked very hard back when C was a beginning eater to make sure he loved his veggies, fruits, and proteins before carbohydrates to keep him from becoming a carboholic like his mommy.  And though he does love all foods … Continue reading

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Watermelon Popsicles

Once a week, we have a playdate lunch with our dear friends B (my kindred spirit), J (C’s alter ego), and Miss C (K’s future wife, obviously).  We rotate homes so we treat one week and get treated the next.  … Continue reading

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Plum Pizza

For the first posted recipe, I’m choosing something very simple.  Four ingredients, 15 minutes.  We had this beside omelets for dinner, then C ate the rest cold for snack a few days later.  We like our leftovers cold around here. … Continue reading

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