Lets Celebrate Trail Mix Day!

August 31st is National Trail Mix Day! What kind(s) do you like best? I consider us to be “equal opportunity snackers”. Be it pre-packaged or hand-made, it is a tasty treat to have along. But don’t think it has to be boring and plain – no gorp for…

Food Find: Planters Nut-rition Peanut Butter

It has been a long, very long, time since I bought the “bad” peanut butter. You know the kind: bad oils, shelf stable, no need to mix, full o’ sugar and a taste that makes you want to eat an entire jar. Being a…

Book Find – Want To Make Drink Mixes?

I found a copy of Gifts in a Jar: Cocoas, Cappuccinos, Coffees & Teas recently – The cookbook came out in 2001, and while out of print, can be found in libraries and used copies online. While the basis of the book being dry drink mixes made for…