Tag: walnuts

  • Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Cupcakes

    Carrot cake is one of my favorite cakes and with good reason! What is there not to love about them? Carrots: Check. Raisins: Check. Walnuts: Check! These whole wheat carrot cake cupcakes are 100% whole grain and made with whole wheat pastry flour. The recipe uses coconut oil instead of vegetable oil and the end result is a super delicate and…

  • Banana Pecan Bread (Whole Grain, Dairy-Free)

    This Whole Grain Banana Pecan Bread is made with spelt flour and is just as good as your usual banana bread recipe! Feel free to use walnuts to replace the pecans! It’s also dairy-free! I adjusted this recipe and used spelt flour, so it is whole grain. I want to eat healthier, but I am…

  • Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread

    You won’t taste the whole wheat in this Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread recipe! It’s not too late for zucchini. I just got two massive zucchinis in my CSA share this week. So don’t worry, you can still make this bread.  I’m a huge fan of zucchini bread. Especially zucchini bread with golden raisins. Why golden?…

  • Bourbon Coffee Ice Cream

    Disclosure: I was provided product from OXO for their #IceCreamforOXO campaign. All opinions are 100% my own and I do indeed adore OXO products. This post contains affiliate links. I will make a small commission if you make a purchase through one of these links, at no extra cost to you. This Bourbon Coffee Ice…

  • Garlic Scape Pesto

    An inventive take on basil pesto: This Garlic Scape Pesto uses garlic scapes, arugula, walnuts, and pistachios to give it a tangy yet garlic filled flavor. I finally did it. I finally signed up for a CSA which stands for Community Supported Agriculture. With a CSA you pay a fee at the beginning of the…

  • Homemade Pistachio Walnut Butter

    Homemade Pistachio Walnut Butter might just be the most expensive butter I’ve ever had the pleasure of eating. Some things are well worth the price! Pistachios are a special kind of nut. They are hard to crack open and elusive when you get that one nut that just won’t open. Pistachios used to come in…

  • candied pecans and walnuts in a bowl with grey cloth

    Candied Walnuts and Pecans

    Right now, my life is all about these Candied Walnuts and Pecans. Yes, I’m in love. These are so easy to make that you should stop reading right now and go make them. You can eat them by the handful or put them in lots of dishes like salads, granola, or even on top of…

  • Simple Apple Crisp Recipe

    Apple crisp is one of those recipes that is so simple that it’s hard not to make a quick batch. Especially when you live in New York and it’s quite easy to get ridiculously crisp, sweet, and juicy apples. It’s almost a sin to buy them at the grocery store and not a farm stand.…