Detox Smoothie (Recipe)

Today’s the first day Little Buddha and I are 100% on our own. Up to now we’ve always had someone hanging out at the house with us. Fortunately, we had lots of help in the first few weeks because coordinating oneself and a newborn isn’t easy! I hadn’t believed my friends when they said taking […]

Spelt Brownies (Recipe)

I’ve finally discovered the secret to amazingly good brownies: vigorous beating. Many recipes mention it, but in the past I’ve been lazy and skimped on any extended batter beating. I recently decided to be wild and spend an extra 8 minutes making brownies. That (and using spelt flour) is the key to light, fluffy, gooey […]

Spelt Banana Bread (Recipe)

Banana bread has carried me through the first weeks of being a new mom. I first made this particular recipe just before the Christmas holidays, but hadn’t ventured into using only spelt flour. I combined 1/2 cup all-purpose white with 1/4 cup spelt, and poured the batter into muffin tins. The banana muffins were a […]

Welcome Baby!

You may be wondering what I’ve been up to lately. I’ve been (and still am) in baby land. 2013 has started off with the arrival of a healthy, happy baby boy in our house. Since we didn’t find out if our little one was a girl or a boy until the big day, I started […]