Cranberry Pistachio Buckwheat Granola

This recipe is by Julie Morris from her "Superfood Snacks" cookbook. I am sharing it because this is the BEST granola I have ever tasted (including all homemade and store-bought). I pretty much eat it exclusively until I run out  – then I have to settle for store bought until I can make more. It… Continue reading Cranberry Pistachio Buckwheat Granola


Simple & Delicious Skillet Broccoli (or Asparagus!)

This is seriously so easy (and delicious); it's probably most of the reason we actually eat our veggies in this house. Anytime we have a main dish planned, but need a vegetable, I hardly flinch at being signed up to add this to the dinner agenda. There are three differences between making broccoli and asparagus:… Continue reading Simple & Delicious Skillet Broccoli (or Asparagus!)


My Favorite Maca Energy Bars

This has been my go-to quick-grab snack recipe lately. They come together quickly and satisfy a sweet, salty or crunchy hunger craving. It's not my original recipe, but I am sharing my variation here along with a link to the original. These bars are super customizable, so any add-ins that you like best or have… Continue reading My Favorite Maca Energy Bars

Child Rearing, journey

Nature, Food & Mommyhood – That’s What It’s All About

We are here. This is a world of naturalism, minimalism, foood & happiness. I'm here to share what I know about what I like. You're gonna love it. Hey, I'm Leanne. Mom of Miss Ilamay who is 1.5 yrs. at the time of this writing. She,  husband, Benjamin, and I make our family of 3.… Continue reading Nature, Food & Mommyhood – That’s What It’s All About