Posts tagged ‘granola’

June 3rd, 2014

Coconut Milk Chia Seed Pudding {with Blueberries}

by Chrissy

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I blogged this as soon as I finished the last bite. SO GOOD. You need this, you all need this in your life.

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Last night it took 5 quick minutes to throw all the ingredients in a jar, shake it up, and wait for it to set  overnight into that chia seed pudding glory. If that isn’t the definition of simple, I don’t know what is.

I am a busy little bee these days and I need simple, quick, … Read more...

December 30th, 2012

Quinoa & Pumpkin Seed Granola {No Oats}

by Lauren


I’m currently on a low iodine diet because of my thyroid situation and oh my goodness. Someone who can’t cook from scratch would come close to starving to death on this diet. Everything, I mean everything, has iodine in it. If it’s not straight up iodine then it still most likely contains salt or sea salt which are also off limits.

No milk, eggs, cheese, yogurt, soy, salt (i.e. everything premade or processed at all), anything from the sea, … Read more...

May 24th, 2011

The Floating Chef and The Best Granola

by Lauren

Last weekend Chrissy and I had the opportunity to take a cooking class…on a yacht!

A sunny Sunday afternoon spent on the water, eating and learning, while enjoying bottomless mimosas.

Our lovely host for the day was Carole, or The Floating Chef, and boy did she feed us well.  She was so sweet and taught us some great things that we are happy to share with you.

Specifically, this granola recipe!

Our hors d’oeuvre for the morning was …

April 18th, 2011

Fiber-ific Pumpkin Spice Granola

by Chrissy


Granola is a touchy subject for me. You see, I love a granola-topped plain yogurt with fruit concoction for breakfast, but not just any granola. I used to spend so much time in Henry’s Market trying to choose which bulk granola to buy. They literally have 20 bins full of various types of granola.  So I’d stand there, comparing the ingredients, versus the calories, versus the protein, verses the fat, versus the fiber, versus all that sugar… I Read more...