All things granola / Chocolate / Dessert / Dip / Snacks

Chocolate dippin’ sauce for an after school snack

Teachers who assign a lot of homework should have to spend one evening in my home after school. If you’re a mom of school-age children–enough said. But just in case, here’s a typical afternoon: 1. Two cranky kids storm through the door at 4:40PM for the first time since leaving the house at 8AM. They’ve … Continue reading

All things granola / Main dish / Salad / Side dish

Vegetables for dinner

There are two ways to eat vegetables. The first way is out of a sense of duty. These I’ll-eat-it-because-it’s-good-for-me dishes include iceberg lettuce salad and veggie platters. There’s nothing wrong with these dishes, per say. They’re just not going to stand a chance if there’s anything else on the table. Then there are vegetable dishes … Continue reading