Berry Chia Seed Jam Oat Bars | Love.Bake.Read

Berry Chia Seed Jam Oat Bars 2

I put my leftover Berry Chia Seed Jam to good use by making some luscious jam-filled oat bars, and they were just as delish as I thought they’d be. I’m not quite sure if I categorize these babies as a dessert bar or a healthy snack bar (see here and […]

Apricot Macadamia Quinoa Bars | Love.Bake.Read

Apricot Macadamia Quinoa Bars 2

Do you ever find yourself eating the same foods over and over again? I do—all.the.time. Funny, since I blog about food and all. ;) Lately though, I’ve been trying to switch things up a bit, since my regulars were starting to wear out their welcome. As of late, I chow […]

Mixed Bean Cabbage Soup | Love.Bake.Read

Mixed Bean Cabbage Soup

I’m not sure soup gets any easier than this! Along with being super easy, this soup is also quick to make, plus it’s inexpensive. What more could you ask for? While we were home in Michigan, my mom and sisters made this soup to feed a huge crowd. They used […]

No-Bake Energy Bars with Dates & Nuts | Love.Bake.Read

No-Bake Energy Bars with Dates & Nuts 2

These bars taste heavenly! Not only are they a cinch to make, they’re made with wholesome, good-for-you ingredients. A delicious health food? Sign me up. I’m super glad to have a stash of these bars in the freezer because I’m sure going to need a bit of extra oomph over […]

Creamy Cashew Butter | Love.Bake.Read

Creamy Cashew Butter

Finally, I made cashew butter! I have wanted to make this for years—no clue why I’m just now getting around to it. So neat that you can toss some nuts into a food processor, let it do its thing, and out comes a creamy nut butter. Say what!? If you’ve […]