Category Archives: Recipes

You’ve-Got-to-Be-Kidding-Me Healthy Carrot Cake Pancakes

Easter morning, we made carrot pancakes from a recipe on Smitten Kitchen. My goal is always to maximize nutrition while keeping taste, cost, and convenience in the equation. The recipe looked like a solid starting point, and I mentally changed … Continue reading

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Homemade Whole Wheat Tortilla Recipe

Two years ago, my life changed for the better. New neighbors moved in next door, we invited them over for dinner, and it was disastrous. My husband was stuck at the hospital and never came home. He was supposed to … Continue reading

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Simple How-to: Making Cinnamon Raisin Whole Wheat Bread

Some time ago I found myself making far more bread in my kitchenaide stand mixer* than in my bread machine. The reason is simple: I can crank out two loaves at once, which leaves me one to give away or … Continue reading

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Beanland Cookbook v1.2

I’ve updated the links at the bottom of my original cookbook post to reflect the new version. I’ve added a bunch of new recipes. I still hope to blog about many of them at some point, with tantalizing photos, tips, … Continue reading

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Perfect Pancakes

I know, I know, I’ve led you astray in the past. First it was the pancake recipe I created on my own, which was sugar free and oil free but not the tastiest. The texture was great but the ingredient … Continue reading

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Preschool Pancakes

A while back, my mom sent me a recipe for the EASIEST healthy pancakes imaginable. They are egg-free, can easily be made gluten-free, they’re whole grain, with no added sugar or oil and it takes less than 5 minutes to … Continue reading

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The Beanland Cookbook

For a long time now, I’ve wanted to design my own cookbook. I was motivated by the following: I wanted to see all our best recipes at once for inspiration when planning our weekly menu. We would make a new … Continue reading

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