Almond & Oat Granola Bars

Almond & Oat Granola Bars | From My Sweet Heart

“RESPECT YOUR BODY.  EAT WELL.  DANCE FOREVER.”  Eliza Gaynor Minden. Let’s talk granola bars. Crunchy or chewy? I love all kinds, but for me, I prefer chewy. Granola bars are such a perfect, quick, compact, portable snack .  And I eat them pretty regularly.  There may be some decent store bought brands out there, but…

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Chocolate, Oatmeal & Pecan Scones

Chocolate, Oatmeal & Pecan Scones | From My Sweet Heart

“IF YOU’RE AFRAID OF BUTTER, USE CREAM.”  Julia Child. I’m not afraid of butter or cream!  Which is a good thing since both ingredients are found in these light, chocolatey scones! I belong to a group of bloggers who love to celebrate chocolate.  Roxana, of Roxana’s Home Baking is the founder of The Chocolate Party. …

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Wild Blueberry Oatmeal in Warm Maple Cream

Wild Blueberry Oatmeal in Warm Maple Cream | From My Sweet Heart

“YOU HAVE TO EAT OATMEAL OR YOU’LL DRY UP.  ANYBODY KNOWS THAT.”  Kay Thompson, author of ‘Eloise’. Growing up in New England, and especially in the winters, my dad would very often make me oatmeal for breakfast.  To some, this may have seemed like the dreaded, dreary breakfast.  I think oatmeal has a bad rap…

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