A Milk by Any Other Name

Apparently some people are a little bent out of shape over the labeling of nut milks. They want the FDA to require plant based products to be called something other than milk. (Their moms must not have told them that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.) Personally, I think it probably has a whole…

Happiness Is…

an empty nut butter jar. Seriously. I kid you not.   Or more precisely, an almost empty nut butter jar. Because then you have a reason to make overnight oats. Which, by the way, is a win-win-win. Win #1 Breakfast is made the night before. Therefore, with your "extra" time, you can A. Sleep later…

A Coffee Shake?

Frappucino? Coffee smoothie? Not so sure what to call this, other than out of this world delicious! This has been the week of pumpkin bread for breakfast at our house. Fortunately, I know that one slice of pumpkin bread will not tide me over until lunchtime. So, I've been whipping up smoothies to go along…

Homemade Iced Coffee (complete with homemade almond milk)!

We (coffee and I)┬ámet when I was quite young. My grandpa and I would sit around the kitchen table dunking grandma's homemade molasses cookies into steaming cups of coffee. Of course my cup wasn't really steaming, as it was mostly milk and sugar with a little coffee mixed in, but you get the idea. Then…