Nutty Granola

I made the grevious error of buying “all-natural” trail mix a few weeks ago. Doesn’t sound so bad, does it? A variety-packed blend of natural, raw nuts and seeds, mixed with some dried berries and even the occasional bonus chocolate chunk – sounds pretty good on paper. But throw in way too many tiny pumpkin seeds and […]

Mom’s Recipes: Almond Ginger Granola

Happy day-after Canada Day!  Anyone do anything exciting? My Mom is on a successful-new-recipe tear, and I’m thrilled to have some variety to add to the blog with another post from her today (not to mention several in the wings)!  My family devours plain granola, and this fancied-up version sounds perfect for a special occasion […]

Basic Homemade Granola

Basic Homemade Granola

I used to be a honey-hater. Turns out I was buying the wrong honey, and getting the wrong impression from those horrid yellow and black fuzzy jackets.  Don’t judge a book by it’s fashion, I suppose.  Something like that. When you’re incubating a small one and want it to come out with all the appropriate […]

All I wanted was some granola.

When I set out to make some granola, little did I know granola was such a touchy issue!  I don’t think I’ve ever had more recipe results to wade through than when I googled “homemade granola“.  Granola is dear to people’s hearts it seems. Some like it crunchy, some don’t.  Some like it sweet, some […]