Orange Cranberry Almond Overnight Oats


Summer is here, and I mean really here. This year Seattle has seen several days in the 90s even before the 4th of July weekend – which often times is when summer officially starts in Seattle. It is super warm and I have a recipe here that is perfect for the summer days – a … [Read more…]

Green Goddess Smoothie


Blogging Marathon #43: Week 4/ Day 2 Theme: Smoothies Dish:Green Goddess Smoothie Check out the Blogging Marathon page for the other Blogging Marathoners doing BM#43 For Day 2 of the Smoothies theme, I wanted to pick a really vibrant color to contrast the Blueberry Beet smoothie done yesterday. Trying a ‘Green Smoothie’ has on my … [Read more…]

Blueberry Orange Spelt mini muffins

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One of the greatest benefit of food blogging – is the opportunity to be exposed to a lot of different food groups – and also be aware and learn of ways to cook healthy. I had hardly known what spelt was until I saw the announcement for ‘WWC – Spelt in Breakfast’ by girlichef. I … [Read more…]

Cranberry Orange Barley Scones

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Ever since I had the scones at the Empress hotel in Victoria, I wanted to make flaky melt in the mouth scones like the ones offered there. I also wanted it to be healthy, and was looking at different recipes. I finally fudged several recipes together to come up with this recipe. It really is … [Read more…]

Orange and Olive Oil Cake

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I have always heard of cakes made with Olive Oil, but never had a chance to try it. That, was until I saw the recipe for this beautiful – ‘Orange and Olive Oil Cake’ at Deeba’s ‘Passionate about Baking’. She has a beautiful blog with a lot of delicious cakes and desserts, that it was … [Read more…]