"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...
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...
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.
Minus the Red Food Coloring
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...
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
Now french toast can be as easy as dipping bread into whisked eggs and throwing into a...
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...
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,...
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 in my Ninja Coffee Bar 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.
Crepes to Impress...
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...
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...