Breakfast

5 Benefits of Quinoa for Breakfast

5 Benefits of Quinoa for Breakfast
We're in the final stretch! Just a month and a half until our third baby is born, and I'm trying to make healthier choices like quinoa for breakfast instead of a craving-induced binge of Cocoa Puffs and peanut butter. Not that I've ever tried that...

Oatmeal Muffin in a Mug

Gluten-free oatmeal muffin in a mug
I haven't had much time to bake from scratch lately, but my cravings for pastries and baked goods have been FIERCE. This oatmeal muffin in a mug satisfies my need for something light and fluffy in the morning. In under five minutes, I can...

Gluten-Free Breakfast Casseroles, perfect for Dinner

Gluten-free breakfast casseroles that are hearty enough for dinner
The busiest season of the year is rapidly setting in on us. I have a jillion things to get done before baby number three shows up in December! Lately I've been ALL about easy, hearty meals that I can prepare quickly without a ton of dishes....

Breakfast Ideas for Kids: Sausage Pancake Bites

Sometimes we can get a little rushed in the mornings with getting ready for school and for the day. So we need great breakfast ideas for kids that not only are easy, but are something they'll eat. These Sausage Pancake Bites are something I...

Coconut and Lime Chia Pudding

I have been hearing the word Chia a lot lately. I first ran into someone making chia bars and then I starting seeing photos of Chia pudding pop up all over Instagram. I realized it was time to try out this healthy foodie favorite....

A MomHack’s guide to Valentine’s Day breakfast

Every time I log onto Pinterest - the online style board for craftyfoodiemomswithtoomuchtimeontheirhands I feel like a crappy mom. Let me clarify: I am the model of the type of mom that would have the time to create those perfect, all time consuming, handmade,...

Fruit and Protein

fruit and protein
I love that I have sponsors constantly asking me to talk about my diet. I get so giddy about healthy food, and I love the opportunity to join in an ongoing discussion about it! Silk is my go-to source for non-dairy milk alternatives (since...

Pumpkin Pie Yogurt

torani pumpkin pie syrup
I absolutely adore pumpkin pie. And I'm rather smitten with greek yogurt. They're close to the top on my list of great food loves. So one day earlier in the holiday season this year, I had a genius idea. Yogurt + pumpkin pie =...

My Cereal Bar Recipe

cereal bar recipe
I love those milk and cereal bars that you get at the grocery store, but the ingredients? Not so much. High fructose corn syrup, sugar, malto-dextro-no-thank-you. So I decided to make a homemade version with ingredients I can actually pronounce. We picked up some Silk...

Muffin in a Minute

muffin in a minute atkins
The other day, my mother-in-law showed me something. Something epic. "Would you like a muffin with your coffee?" she asked. "Um, sure?" I make a regular habit of raiding their cabinets every time I enter the house (a hazard of the both fact that I'm always...