Lactation Nut Butter Balls

When I was newly postpartum, a lovely friend brought me these amazing lactation friendly peanut butter balls that were so nice to have around and just grab when I needed a snack.  I scoured the web looking for the recipe that matched.  I found this one at TheBabyGoat.com and it is amazing! I have changed it A LOT though over the past year a a half, and have added even more nutritional yumminess!  I have also doubled the recipe (sorta). edited version: In stand mixer mix:  2 cups dry rolled oats + 2 cups finely ground dry rolled oats 1 cup READ MORE

Friday Food Post! Coconut -Pt1

Let me tell you a little about young coconut.  It is an amazing eat.  You might have seen these special fruits (or seeds or nuts, whichever you prefer to call it, because they’re all correct) at the grocery store, but been intimidated by the fibrous fortress that protects the treasure inside. First, it really isn’t all that hard to open as long as you have a decent chef’s knife or cleaver. You can find a quick instructional video here.   One of the most satisfying things to do with a young coconut is open it up, drink the juice and then scoop READ MORE