Easy Breezy Beautiful…Breakfast Scramble

Isn’t it amazing how company tag-lines can stick in your head? And stay there, for life. Pretty amazing, we all know some of the most powerful taglines. Did anyone pick up the one in my post title?  Cover Girl! Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day, don’t you dare think about […]

Banana Bread Pancakes

Courtesy of What Would Jessica Eat. Pancakes are at the top of my “all-time favorite breakfast” list, but they are something I very rarely take the time to make. I actually kind of like that though, because it makes having them feel like a special occasion.This week I hit an personal mileage record, running (and […]

Trick AND Treat Corn Muffins

The following recipe appears courtesy of Linday Cotter of Cotter Crunch Trick AND Treat Corn Muffins Yes, I said trick AND treat, not OR treat. WHY? Because these muffins trick you with a hidden vegetable yet treat you with Nutella and Marshmallows. YUM!           (pic above– batter before oven baked) Ingredients: 1 cup cornmeal […]

What’s for Breakfast: Peanut Butter & Banana Pancakes

Appears courtesy of My Food ‘N’ Fitness Diaries. If any of you know me well, you know that I LOVE this little combo. Or if you just know what’s good in life, you should know that the combination of peanut butter and banana is simply perfect.  By itself… on toast… in oatmeal… and my discovery […]

Pumpkin Latte DIY

Appears courtesy of Aimee of I Tri To Be Me. Fall season is around the corner so I’m sure we shall see the return of the Pumpkin Latte at Starbucks or your favorite coffee shop.  I really like the drink, but I could do without spending the money.  I found this recipe on allrecipes.com and […]

Homemade Instant Oatmeal

  Homemade Instant Oatmeal The last time we went camping, we brought along store bought instant oatmeal packets for our breakfast.  I was looking at them thinking there had to be a way to make these, AND make them healthier.  A little Google searching gave me tons and tons of results!  So, when my husband […]

Chocolate Cherry Chia Granola

Appears courtesy of Aimee of I Tri To Be Me. I have been craving chocolate like crazy!!  Chocolate chip cookies?  Yes, please!  Thin mint frozen yogurt?  Yes, please!  Spoonfulls of peanut butter covered in chocolate chips?  Yes, please!  While I haven’t been going crazy with this chocolate stuff, I have let myself indulge a couple […]

Lara Bars Homemade Blueberry Pie

I have been on a Lara Bar tear for a while, necessitated by some seriously busy work days lately. They make a great on-the-go snack, especially when you’re seriously on the go. Since I figured out how to make a reasonable Lara Bar facsimile, I haven’t found myself willing to pay for one already made. Funny how that […]

Apple Quinoa Flake Bake

Appears courtesy of Leanne at Healthful Pursuit   My favorite breakfast/snack this week [since we’re on the topic of favorites]: quinoa flake bakes. They’re refined sugar free, gluten free, high in fiber, protein, and ready in just 5 minutes. 5 minute Apple Quinoa Flake Bake When I had this for the first time last week I […]