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Maple Fig Squares

Maple Fig Squares | My Edible JourneyThese squares excite me.

What?  I know, they don’t look exciting.  In fact, they look like a paler cousin of the date square.  And yeah, they are.  But they excite me because they’re full of possibility.  From the filling to the crust to the topping, they can be changed up in so many ways to make them completely different.

I was originally going to use a mix of dried figs and apricots in them, until I realized that my daughter had eaten the apricots.  But already I’m wondering about other fruits.  Like dried cherries!  Oh.my.gosh.  Can you imagine?  If you love cherries like I do, you’ll understand my excitement. Continue reading

Chewy Nut Free Granola Bars

Chewy Nut Free Granola Bars |My Edible Journey

I’m not the sort of mom who has a variety of neatly cut up, ready to go fruits and veggies in tidily stacked and labelled containers in the fridge.  Ever.  I’m the mom who feeds my kids fruits and veggies at home, but who wants convenience when we’re getting ready to hit the road. Continue reading