Breakfast Recipes For National Breakfast Month

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I just decided that September is my favorite month because it’s National Breakfast Month! As far as I’m concerned, we should eat breakfast for every meal of the day, everyday. Today I’ve rounded up some delicious ideas for you to try this month! Just because it’s National Breakfast Month, of course, Not because you could… Read More

Zucchini Goat Cheese Enchiladas AND Quiche Cups

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With a bunch of tinies running around, mama don’t play when it comes to meal prep. I don’t have time to slowly, calmly dice and slice and saute. And I certainly don’t have time to do a sink full of dishes three times a day. I fell in love with these two recipes and modified… Read More

Monte Cristo Sandwiches With Rhubarb + Blueberry Jam

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I’m kind of a foodie. Not a chef by any means, but I binge watch the Food Network and love eating out at restaurants. There are a few particular menu items I always try if they’re on the menu … 1) bread pudding 2) any chocolate type cocktails 3) chef salads 4)  monte cristo sandwiches.… Read More

Paleo Pancakes

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For years I’ve had a favorite buttermilk pancake recipe – it’s fluffy and scrumptious, and my absolute favorite way to begin the morning. So, why go hunting for a new option? Well, I’m trying to reduce our white flour intake and thus, I’ve been led to more primal recipes. Not everyone considers almond and coconut… Read More

Good Morning Bear Toast

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Ready to add a new favorite to your breakfast line up? Look no further than a hearty slice of good morning bear toast! It’s perfect for mamas, dads and kiddos. Truly, bear toast is the cutest little snack around and packed with protein and other wholesome ingredients to start the day off right. Our favorite… Read More

How to Get Kids to Eat Spinach (with a smile!) VIDEO

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  Welcome to How-To Monday! Now, it is no secret that I’ve been on a healthy kick for the past 6 weeks. Here’s the funny thing about families though – when mom is on a “kick”, everyone in the house participates. Why? Because mom makes the meals in my house which means I have free… Read More

Smoothie Packs

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I’m the kind of cook who has grand aspirations and fails about half the time. Especially when it comes to a healthy and filling breakfast. Those cookies from the previous night are just so tempting some times, but definitely not an appropriate breakfast! I’ve learned my lesson with this recently while trying to explain to… Read More

Creative Pancake Recipes

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Did you know that this week is National Pancake Week? Yes, that’s right! The 4th week of February is officially National Pancake Week. Not just a day, but a whole week devoted to my favorite breakfast item- pancakes! In honor of this delicious week, I’ve rounded up some creative pancake recipes for you to make… Read More

Pancakes, Waffles And French Toast Breakfasts

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It’s Friday, the weekend is here! So let’s look at some fun weekend breakfast ideas. Like warm, mouthwatering pancakes, crisp, buttery waffles, and ooey gooey French toast! Sure, you shouldn’t eat these guys every single morning, but when cheat day rolls around, these are the delicious dessert-type recipes you’re going to want to make! Cinnamon… Read More

Christmas Morning Breakfast Ideas

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My family always does a special brunch on Christmas. My mom makes quiche and coffee cake, we have hot chocolate and open our stockings and just enjoy being together before we open our presents throughout the day. While Christmas dinner is the meal that gets all the hype and attention, I thought it would be… Read More

A Week of Crockpot Breakfasts

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It has been pretty cold lately; single digits at night and teen degrees during the day. That means I wake up and can barely bring myself to leave my warm bed. But, with munchkins whispering about their hungry bellies, I must. So, I’ve turned to my trusty crockpot to provide a quick, warm meal to… Read More

Thanksgiving Breakfast Ideas

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Obviously Thanksgiving dinner is the biggest meal that day, but since breakfast is the most important meal of the day, I’ve rounded up some fun Thanksgiving breakfast ideas for you to try this year! I’m sure many of us are guilty of skipping breakfast every Thanksgiving to save room for the big meal but what’s… Read More

Recipe: To Die For Streusel Filled Coffee Cake

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Let’s talk about easy and delicious cake recipes! This recipe for Streusel Filled Coffee Cake has been passed down from my grandma to my mom to me, and I make it all the time. It is the perfect breakfast treat to serve with coffee and juice, but also makes a great dessert or snack. It… Read More

Glazed Donut Muffins

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Ever have those mornings where you can’t decide donut or muffin? Let’s say you are standing in Dunkin Donuts and they have delicious glazed donuts and scrumptious muffins just staring you down. What do you do? If you’re me, you have both. You don’t settle for just one, instead you whip up a batch of… Read More

10 Great Breakfast For Dinner Ideas

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Today I’ve rounded up 10 great breakfast for dinner ideas for you. My family is big on breakfast. In fact, we love to eat it for breakfast, lunch, and dinner sometimes. I love all the sweet breakfast treats like pancakes and French toast as well as all the eggs and potatoes and other goodies that… Read More

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancake Muffins

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The kids could eat pancakes every morning because it’s their favorite breakfast hands down. Who doesn’t love pancakes?!? How about  pancake muffins?! I thought of this recipe for those busy mornings where I have to get everyone dressed, out the door and we don’t have time for a sit down breakfast. I make the batter the night… Read More

Sausage, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Sandwich

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I’ve always been a breakfast girl. French toast, yes! Pancakes, even better! Toast with apricot jam, one of my favorite! But recently, I’ve come to realize that I feel much better throughout the day if I start it off with a protein rich breakfast. Hence, the birth of a Starbuck’s copycat – the Sausage and… Read More

Vanilla Bean Scones

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Remember the scones I mentioned last week when I was reminiscing about my baby shower? Well, I figured your mouth was watering (mine was!) so I whipped up a batch. I so wish I could sit down with you, a scone and a cup of decaf … meeting new mama friends is one of my… Read More

Cheerios French Toast Sticks

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What kid wouldn’t love to eat cheerios and french toast for breakfast? Imagine if you combined the two you would be super mom (as if you weren’t already). I though of this recipe when I was in the supermarket and saw french toast sticks in the freezer section but I wanted to come up with… Read More

Pumpkin Oatmeal Recipe

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Warning!!! I have quite a few great pumpkin recipes up my sleeve for this month! If you want some recipes for pumpkin puree outside of pumpkin pie your at the right place! Hurricane Sandy kept us home bound for a few days but luckily we had heat and electricity. We had to sit tight at home… Read More