Granola Redux

For my cousin who dislikes morning mush and all other Little Rascals appreciators. Ingredients 4 cups old fashioned rolled oats 1 cup sliced almonds or another shape, same size is better 1 cup raw not roasted sunflowers 1/2 cup raw sesame seeds if possible (wasn't for me today) 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon groundContinue reading “Granola Redux”

Picking the Dessert…with guidance

Back to the potluck pasta of the other night. We needed a dessert. I let my guy pick the dessert…with guidance. Spinning through recipes over Sunday toast I offered up a choice. German Apple cake, apple pandowdy or apple cranberry oat crumble cake. I personally was sold by the high proportion of crust to filling.Continue reading “Picking the Dessert…with guidance”

Great Granola Bars

A girl can only make so much granola, before her thoughts turn to…granola bars. Plus as much as I like my granola, it still doesn’t clump. I think I know why after making the fabulous snack bars from Alana Chernila’s The Homemade Pantry. I would need to add more sugar (honey, syrup, agave etc.) ButContinue reading “Great Granola Bars”