Bananas Foster Smoothie

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You’ll want to wake up to this Bananas Foster Smoothie! Yummy banana and caramel flavors in a protein-packed smoothie – delicious! School starts for us tomorrow. I’m scared. And excited. Both boys will be in school ALL day now that Bryce is in first grade. Whatever will I do with all that time??? My Bryce is […]

How To Make Yogurt In A Slow Cooker!

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Have you ever tried making yogurt at home? It’s really easy to do and you don’t need a fancy yogurt machine either. All you need is a slow cooker! Let me show you How To Make Yogurt In A Slow Cooker! We eat a lot of yogurt in our house. Breakfast parfaits or as we […]

Blueberry Lemon Cream Cheese Muffins

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Blueberry Lemon Cream Cheese Muffins are the perfect way to start (or end) your day! Delicately moist and bursting with flavor, these muffins are topped with a refreshingly tart lemon glaze that’s bound to make your mouth water. For the longest time I’ve enjoyed a break in the afternoon. It’s typically when I am TOTALLY […]

Double Chocolate Banana Applesauce Muffins

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These Double Chocolate Banana Applesauce Muffins are perfect for those days when you wake up craving chocolate. Easy, delicious and made without oil, butter, or eggs. Raise your hand if you agree that chocolate is totally okay for breakfast? Good! We can be friends then. Today I’m sharing chocolate…for breakfast. And you’re totally going to […]

Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

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This Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole is the perfect way to use up leftover ham! Extra cheesy and delicious, this casserole takes just minutes to throw together and feeds a crowd! I am starting to get excited for Easter! Just a few days away and I’ve got Easter baskets ready to go, eggs stuffed for […]

Skinny Toasted Hazelnut Baked Donuts

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These Skinny Toasted Hazelnut Baked Donuts are ready to go in just 15 minutes – start to finish! A delicious breakfast you don’t need to feel guilty about! Reece and Bryce have been asking for donuts every day for the last month. At least. I’ve made promises. I’ve broken promises. This past weekend I finally […]

Baked Cherry Cheesecake French Toast

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Dessert meets breakfast in this quick and easy Baked Cherry Cheesecake French Toast! Your mouth will thank you. I swear this will be my last cherry recipe for awhile, like, pinky promise it’s the last one. I’m the first to admit I’m addicted to all things cherry.  Especially cherry for breakfast like this Baked Cherry Cheesecake […]

Tropical Sunrise Smoothie

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Make mornings better with this gorgeous, layered Tropical Sunrise Smoothie! Made with coconut milk and yogurt for a nutritious, healthy start to your day. Weekday morning breakfasts, fun, no? I can recall many a morning walking to school with a handful of graham crackers and an apple trying to get the boys to take bites […]

Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal

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Take the stress out of your morning routine with this Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal! Made with steel-cut oats, apples, cranberries and spices! A perfectly delicious way to start your day! Saturdays and Sundays my boys rise before the sun. Monday through Friday I’m having to pull them out of bed to get ready […]

Mocha No Bake Granola Bars

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These Mocha No Bake Granola Bars are perfect for a grab-and-go breakfast or an afternoon pick-me-up snack! I can’t believe I’m back with another mocha post so soon after my mocha truffle brownies. No, wait, yes I can! I adore all things mocha! These granola bars are definitely something you can enjoy without feeling guilty. […]

Skinny Orange Muffins

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These Skinny Orange Muffins are made with Greek yogurt and plenty of orange zest for a terrific, bright orange flavor! So tender and moist, these muffins are a great way to start to your day! We’re leaving in a couple of weeks for a Disney cruise and while I’m super excited to go I’m not looking […]

Small Batch Perfect Biscuits

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Our weekends just aren’t complete without biscuits. This easy Small Batch Perfect Biscuits recipe yields six perfect biscuits without the use of buttermilk.  Breakfast accomplished. Two years ago I shared my favorite biscuit recipe and over 100k pins later, it remains one of most  popular posts on my site.  I decided to share this small batch […]

Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Incredibly moist and delicious Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins packed with peanut butter flavor and sweet morsels of chocolate. For mornings when you just need a little chocolate. We interrupt the pumpkin and apple programming to bring you some CHOCOLATE! Ohmgosh I think I may be burnt out on pumpkin! No, wait. False alarm. […]

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze

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These easy Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze are perfectly moist and bursting with flavor – the quintessential fall breakfast! Bake some up today! It appears that fall is finally on it’s way here in Sacramento.  We are expecting rain the next few days and I couldn’t be more thrilled.  I am SO over the […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins

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These amazing Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins make for a delicious and satisfying breakfast on-the-go or a great after-school snack! Thanks to the National Peanut Board for sponsoring this post. You guys may have figured out by now that I’m kind of a big fan of peanut butter (biggest understatement of the year..).  We like peanut butter […]

Bacon Potato and Cheese Waffles

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These freezer-friendly Bacon Potato and Cheese Waffles make school mornings just a little bit easier and a lot more yummy! I’m crazy excited to be partnering with Challenge Dairy as an ambassador for their Real Challenge Foodies program this year.  I’ll be bringing you awesome recipes, like this one, made with real Challenge butter! Anyone have any trouble […]

Caramel Banana Nut Muffins

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These Caramel Banana Nut Muffins are bound to be your new favorite breakfast treat! Pockets of sweet caramel make these muffins impossible to resist! The boys and I are still recovering from our whirlwind vacation this past weekend.  Saturday was my birthday and we decided to head down to Southern California for a little birthday […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Sweet Rolls

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These delicious Chocolate Hazelnut Sweet Rolls take just under an hour to make and are most definitely worth the effort! I have always been a fan of sweet rolls in the morning – particularly cinnamon rolls.  I think it’s because the very best days in my life started with cinnamon rolls, courtesy of my mom. […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie

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All the fantastic flavors of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich but in smoothie form!  This Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie is made with Greek yogurt and oats for a deliciously hearty breakfast or snack! Thanks to the National Peanut Board for sponsoring this post. With school starting this next Wednesday I’m in rare form trying to […]

Ham and Cheese Mini Corn Muffins

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These Ham and Cheese Mini Corn Muffins make a delicious and satisfying breakfast, a yummy afternoon snack, and are the perfect addition to school lunches! So I just realized yesterday that we’ve got a whopping TEN days until school starts.  Would it be super awful of me to say that I’m secretly looking forward to […]

Oven-Baked Blueberry Skillet Pancake

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There’s no reason to stand around flipping pancakes when you can make an Oven-Baked Blueberry Skillet Pancake!  Finally, families can eat pancakes together – at the same time! I can vividly remember the five of us kids sitting at the table waiting for our turn for pancakes.  My mom would be standing in front of the […]