Simple & Delicious Iced Coffee Recipe {Perfect Summertime Pick-me-up}

I love my hot coffee. But, in this Texas summer heat, sometimes I just need a cool treat. This morning I whipped up a yummy little iced coffee.  I thought I’d share this simple iced coffee recipe with you! Brew your favorite coffee. Transfer what you brewed (either the full amount or the leftovers of what you didn’t drink) into a pitcher, or other liquid storage container. Place in refrigerator overnight, or at least for several hours.  (You could put {Read More}

Pinterest Productivity

 Alright, raise your hand if you are totally digging Pinterest! Ok hands down.  Oh.My.Goodness.  Is it not just about the best website ever invented?!  Seriously.  If you are not on it, you are totally missing out. Might I go as far as to say that (*gasp*) it’s even better than facebook?!  Ok, ok, maybe that is a little harsh.  I mean, they are two totally different animals. I guess what I mean about comparing it to Facebook is that unlike {Read More}

Launch of Against the Grain, by Kate Tietje

TODAY,  Against the Grain: Delicious Recipes for the Whole Food and Grain-Free Diet (written by Kate Tietje) is officially launching! Kate says, “I am very excited to bring this book to market, because I think it fills a real need. The book is centered around whole foods: no processed “replacement” ingredients; yet all the ingredients are easy to find in a regular grocery store! It also uses lots of delicious spices and sauces to make “boring” food exciting and fun {Read More}

All Natural/Whole Grain Waffle Recipe

I keep tweaking my waffle (and pancake) recipes to try to make them as whole and all natural as possible.  No artificial junk.  No white flour.   No white sugar.   I thought I would share the recipe that I have been using after making all of my changes to it.  The kids LOVE it.  They insist they taste way better than popular breakfast restaurants.  (Of course, they are wonderful little flatterers).  But I do think they taste really really {Read More}