School lunch ideas - pb&j
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Our School Lunch Routine: Packing Lunches

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. The opinions and text are all mine.Our school lunch routine is full of easy lunch ideas that are fun and that make fixing a school lunch a breeze and something my kiddo actually looks forward to!Our School Lunch Routine I will always remember the nostalgia feels of taking a Jif® Peanut Butter and Smucker’s® Strawberry Jam sandwich in my lunchbox as a kid. So, as a mom, as we parents tend to do... I love sharing parts of my childhood with my own kids, and...

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Mini Waffle Breakfast Sandwiches
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Easy Breakfast Idea: Mini Waffle Breakfast Sandwiches

Mini Waffle Breakfast Sandwiches Recipe – these easy breakfast sandwiches take all the classic breakfast staples and combine them into a fun, handheld meal that is fun for kids and adults alike.Easy Breakfast Idea: Mini Waffle Breakfast Sandwiches Hey Fantabulosity readers! It’s Meg from Meg’s Everyday Indulgence here.I love sharing simple, delicious recipes that seem a little special but use easy to find everyday ingredients. I’m so excited to have the opportunity to share an easy breakfast idea with you all today.School is almost in session which means it’s time for all the planning and preparation that goes into a...

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Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies
Breakfast, Desserts, Food + Drink, Snacks

Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies – Gluten Free Recipe

Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies - Gluten Free Recipe: This easy, gluten-free recipe is a great way to start your day, and even perfect for the kiddos for a quick bite before school!Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies Breakfast around here usually consists of waffles, pancakes, chocolate muffins (the ones from Costco that have carrots and zucchini in them) or a bowl of cereal.Now although most of those CAN  have healthy alternatives, like the Butternut Squash Pancakes that I make, I still struggle with trying to find healthy breakfast recipes to add to the rotation.But now, I'm super excited to be adding these Oatmeal Breakfast...

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Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs - How to cook eggs in an instant pot
Appetizers, Breakfast, Food + Drink, Side Dishes, Snacks

Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs: So quick, easy and it made the shells peel easy! See how long to cook the eggs, and how well they turn out in my quick Instant Pot review video for hard boiled eggs!Instant Pot® Hard Boiled Eggs If you watched the unboxing video of my Instant Pot®, and my first run at using it by cooking chicken breasts, then you know I fell in love with the thing immediately.  (See that video here.)With so many of you commenting and messaging me, telling me how I need to try making hard boiled eggs in this...

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How to Make Pancakes - homemade from scratch
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How to Make Pancakes – Homemade from Scratch Recipe

How to Make Pancakes - This easy homemade from scratch recipe uses everyday ingredients that you probably already have on hand and makes fluffy, perfect pancakes every time!I couldn't be MORE excited to share with you my first video from my recent self retreat. What's a self retreat? Well, you better believe I'm going to be sharing a lot more about what this is, very soon here on the blog, and in the FREE Creating Your Happy group over on Facebook. But for now, here are the cliff notes.I took a couple of days and went and stayed about an...

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Bacon Brioche Sandwich
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Bacon Brioche Sandwich

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Oscar Mayer Bacon. All opinions are 100% mine. Bacon Brioche Sandwich: Loaded with Oscar Mayer bacon, this not-so-ordinary sandwich is quick to assemble, and tasty any time of day!Bacon Brioche Sandwich Bacon is my love language. Not only is it "stand-alone" good, but it can go in so many dishes, enhancing the flavor of any recipe. Plus, it is versatile to serve any time of day. Now that makes me one "happy" cook, when I can buy something at the store that has a million uses.But like I need to tell...

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Easy Quiche Recipe - Crustless, with bacon and sausage!
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Meaty, Cheesy and Easy Quiche Recipe

Meaty, Cheesy and Easy Quiche Recipe: A simple crustless recipe that uses items like sausage, bacon & other ingredients that you may already have on hand!When my friend and blog-helper-extraordinaire Kate, came over the other day, we started getting the "hunger bug," around 10:30 like we normally do.  Have I mentioned how much we love food?And since our to-do list was pretty light from hitting it hard a couple of days before... we decided to get creative in the kitchen.  Those kind of days are typically the days when the best and easiest recipes develop in the Fantabulosity kitchen.Easy...

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Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast: This is so easy and her husband said it was the BEST he's ever had.
Breakfast, Food + Drink

Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast

Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast: An easy recipe that you can make at home, but tastes like it was made in a pleasant little breakfast joint on vacation!Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast So today my recipe post is a bit different. I usually share photos of the entire cooking/baking process (which I'm sure some of you love, and some of you it annoys) in my recipes, but today I'm only sharing photos of the end result.Why? Because this is the stuffed strawberry cream cheese french toast that I made on Facebook LIVE the other morning, and I didn't...

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This is brilliant! An easy way to serve biscuits and gravy as a finger food for a party! Breakfast and Brunch Finger Food Recipe - Sausage Biscuit Dippers
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Breakfast Finger Food: Biscuits + Gravy Dippers

Breakfast Finger Food: Sausage Biscuits and Gravy Dippers - A quick and easy breakfast or brunch finger food recipe making biscuits and gravy a party food, finally!Breakfast Finger Food: Biscuits and Gravy Dippers Three ingredients you all.  THREE! That's all it takes to make biscuits and gravy a finger food!  That is... if you even choose to have the gravy portion of this recipe.  It can be a "two," ingredient breakfast finger food if you'd rather have it without the gravy.  Full recipe towards the bottom of this post... Quick Gravy: Now, if you're more of a "homemade," type, rather than a "slightly...

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OMG YUUM!!! Ham, Pineapple, Egg and pepperjack cheese, on a Hawaiian bun!
Breakfast, Food + Drink, Main Dishes, Review

Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwich

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BeyondtheSandwich #CollectiveBiasThe Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwich: A sandwich that will BLOW your mind, with the combination of ingredients that you'd never imagine working well together. I'm about ready to rock your world with a sandwich that not only "wowed," my family, but was so incredibly easy to make.  It has turned out to be one of our favorites to make when we are pressed for time, but still want to make an easier homemade meal. The Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwich With only a few ingredients, this sandwich can...

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Pumpkin White Chocolate Pancakes with a White Chocolate Maple Syrup Recipe fantabulosity.com
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Pumpkin White Chocolate Pancakes & White Chocolate Maple Syrup

Pumpkin White Chocolate Pancakes with a White Chocolate Maple Syrup: A recipe that will change your Fall breakfast expectations for life!I'm not a morning person. But there is something about the future smell of pancakes that helps me roll out of bed in the morning.  They're easy to whip up, always requested by my little guys, and perfect to make in bulk to store for leftovers for a few days.  Pancakes for the win! Pumpkin White Chocolate Pancakes If you've made my 5-Minute Butternut Squash pancakes, then you know that I LOVE experimenting by adding in the "not so normal," ingredients...

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My kids LOVED this, and I'm so excited because it's not full of butter and sugar! "Skinny" No-Bake Cookie Oatmeal Recipe
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“Skinny” No-Bake Cookie Oatmeal

"Skinny" No-Bake Cookie Oatmeal: A kid "favorite," in our house, and I feel great serving it to them too! From the day we became parents, we wanted to make "better" choices when it came to feeding our kiddos.  Although a few years later, we don't pull the "best mom and dad" award, we do try our best, and make better choices when we can.One morning, we woke up and my oldest asked me the same old, repetitive question... Mom, what's for breakfast? So badly, I would love to pull a doughnut out of a box for breakfast every morning, but since he...

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OMG. Now THIS is the banana bread I'll be making. Blackberry Flax Banana Bread
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Blackberry-Flax Banana Bread

Blackberry-Flax Banana Bread: The perfect way to use up those blackberries in the fridge, and the older bananas on the counter!  Serve for breakfast along with a cup of coffee, or make it an afternoon snack!Remember my banana bread recipe that went viral on Pinterest?  On average, we probably make this about once a month in our home.  My kiddos eat about a banana-a-day, but somehow we always end up with bananas that are a little too brown to eat by themselves. (It may have something to do with buying too many, so I then have an excuse to...

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Berry Scones Recipe
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Berry Scone Recipe

Berry Scone Recipe: The Pioneer Woman's Mixed Berry Scones, are a new favorite in our house, where I cut out the red food dye, but not skimp on the flavor!It's that time of year where strawberries and blueberries are practically falling out of the fridge door, so it's time to do something about it.  The Pioneer Woman came to my rescue (I heart her), with her Mixed Berry Scones recipe. Scone RecipeMinus the Red Food Coloring Now although she added red food coloring in her scones, we decided to leave that out.  The less the better in my kitchen! (Mainly because it's...

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Cranberry Orange Scones Recipe I could eat a gajillion of these!
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Semi-Homemade: Cranberry Orange Scones

Semi-Homemade: Cranberry Orange Scones Recipe: An easy and delicious way to whip up scones, instead of starting from scratch! I love a good scone. They're pretty, tasty (usually), and look classy. Perfect for brunch, an office meeting, or a weekend treat with the family.With this semi-homemade recipe, you can whip these up in no time, and impress the heck out of everyone who knows ya! ;)Cranberry Orange Scones So you'll grab a box of cranberry orange bar mix at the store.  (Krusteaz , Duncan Hines and Pillsbury all have this in a box.) Prepare the box mix as the batter, as recommended by the...

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Quick French Toast Recipe! This little trick shaved tons of time off for me! https://fantabulosity.com
Breakfast, Food + Drink

French Toast Recipe – The Best + Simple + Easy

French Toast Recipe - The Best + Simple + Easy: A recipe for french toast, that doesn't require a ton of time in the kitchen, and uses everyday items! I've made French Toast for years. It was a childhood favorite, especially when my mom used homemade bread to make french toast. (But I'm not as "on top of my game," as she was/is.)French Toast Recipe - The Best + Simple + Easy Now french toast can be as easy as dipping bread into whisked eggs and throwing into a hot pan.  But adding a few other everyday ingredients to really step...

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Baked French Toast Recipe https://fantabulosity.com
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French Toast Bake – An Easy, Overnight Recipe

French Toast Bake - An Easy, Overnight Recipe: This breakfast dish using french bread, heavy cream, brown sugar and a blend of spices smells and tastes amazing in the morning! Perfect for brunch or a weekend breakfast!I've seen french toast bake recipes all over Pinterest.  It always looked crazy delicious, and looked fairly easy.When I was watching an episode of The Pioneer Woman, the other day, I saw her whip up a baked french toast dish, and of course... it looked FABULOUS. So I decided to give it a whirl, and have a girlfriend over for brunch, & have Baked French...

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5 Minute Butternut Squash Pancakes http://fantabulosiity.com
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Easy 5 Minute Butternut Squash Pancakes

5 Minute Butternut Squash Pancakes Easy: Sneak in a little "healthy," for kids all while adding a delicious rich flavor to plain pancakes! Every Saturday morning, my husband takes our 3 year old out for pancakes with him, and then they "go to work," for a few hours.  (Mainly what that consists of, is driving around looking at all of the job sites that our land development firm is currently working on.  But let me tell you... the little guy thinks he is really doing something. This also gives mommy some free time to catch up on housework, and give our one...

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Quick and easy!!! Cinnamon Cream Cheese Crepes
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Easy Cinnamon Cream Cheese Filling Recipe: For Crepes

Easy Cinnamon Cream Cheese Filling Recipe: For Crepes: So quick and easy, your family will think you got up early to prepare this special treat!Cinnamon Cream Cheese Crepes Well, usually it's coffee that pulls me out of bed in the morning, but when I have Cinnamon Cream Cheese Crepes on the breakfast menu, it's this gloriousness that leaves me jumping out of bed.Impress the heckoutta him: My husband's love for crepes began when we went to Cocoa Beach, Florida two years ago, (see a photo from that trip here), when we stopped at a little breakfast place called "Simply Delicious."  You talk about...

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Breakfast, Drinks, Food + Drink

Healthy Smoothies for Busy Moms

Healthy Smoothies for Busy Moms: Because being a busy mom doesn't leave a lot of time to think about healthy options for ourselves.  Smoothies to the rescue!I am THRILLED to welcome my friends from "Healthy Vegetarian Pregnancy," as a guest contributor today!  Since I was recently pregnant, their site caught my attention and I thought my "expecting" friends and followers would love to know about them too!  Check out their amazing smoothie recipe they are sharing with you all today, and read below, how you can get a copy of their recipe ebook for FREE!"As a busy parent are...

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