Easy Lentil Soup with Carrots, Celery, and Tomato

Easy lentil soup with carrots, celery, and tomato

One of my big grocery store weaknesses is the bulk section at Winco. (The other big one is cheese.) So with some impulse-buy French green lentils in my pantry, I needed to figure out what to make with…French green lentils. I also wanted to use up some diced carrot and celery, making this Easy Lentil Soup recipe sound like a great… Continue reading Easy Lentil Soup with Carrots, Celery, and Tomato

Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax, and Sunflower Seeds

Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax Seeds, and Sunflower Seeds

It's very rare that we host overnight guests at our place, but this weekend we'll have company for a few days. Of course this got me thinking about what the heck other people like to eat at home. This granola sounded like a crowd pleaser and a perfect item for the pantry. Even though it's summer, and… Continue reading Maple Spiced Nut Granola with Pecans, Flax, and Sunflower Seeds