Blueberry Chocolate Breakfast Parfait Recipe

Blueberry Chocolate Breakfast Parfait- This Mama Loves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of belVita for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am so bad about skipping breakfast.  I'm always worried about the kids eating before school, getting lunches packed, and them out the door on time.  After they are off I jump into work stuff and next ...

Easy Oatmeal Breakfast Bars Recipe: Make and Take

Easy oatmeal breakfast bar recipe- This Mama Loves

Breakfast is one of my least favorite things for myself. By the time I get the family fed, I'm doing lunches and making sure people are doing what they need to do to get out the door on time and quite frankly, I'm usually the last one to eat... and often I kind of skip ...

Kiwi Strawberry Smoothie Recipe with Spinach & Cottage Cheese

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This tasty Kiwi Strawberry Smoothie is an excellent way to deliver a healthy dose of vitamins and minerals to you or your kids. And if they don’t see you add it in they will never know it contains spinach! Fresh fruit adds sweetness and flavor, creating a tasty craveable snack that is much healthier than ...

Cranberry Pecan Pinwheels

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When the holiday season hits I am always looking for ways to make my life a little bit easier. There is a lot of shopping, prepping, cleaning, and decorating to be done.  So when I need a bread, easy appetizer, or side dish I head over to Walmart  where I pick up table decor, etc...and ...

DIY Apple Butter

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When I was a little girl growing up my mother loved apple butter and well ... just like a typical child I had to have what she was having of course. My first bite of that creamy, spicy treat on toast led to a lifelong love affair. While it is delicious all year long apple ...

Vanilla Maple French Toast Casserole

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I grew up drinking milk.  My kids love to drink milk.  As a mom, I want to be sure that the kids are getting what they need in their bodies, with as little extra sugar and calories as possible.  We've always done 1% milk because of this, but when I heard about a new milk ...

Coffee Glazed Coffee Cake

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There are few things that I love more than coffee. Therefore, anything that has to do with coffee, or better yet can include coffee is going to be a hit in my kitchen.  This coffee cake is made with a Dark Roast coffee inside the batter and in the icing- a double hit of my ...

Homemade Sausage Gravy

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Homemade Sausage Gravy is one of those warm, delicious dishes I remember my mama making in my childhood. Flavorful gravy over flaky, warm biscuits could get me moving even on chilly days.  When I became an adult and learned how to do it myself I was amazed at how incredibly easy it was to make and ...

Mini Breakfast Casserole

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Breakfast casserole is a favorite morning staple in our house. They are easy to toss together and you can use pretty much whatever you have on hand to make it. They can be as simple or as involved as you like making them perfect for busy mornings, leisurely weekend brunches, or family holiday breakfasts.  They ...

Apple Cinnamon Gluten Free Cereal Bars

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gluten- Free Cheerios, all opinions are my own. I have been trying to cut out gluten for my family and myself- if you are gluten free you know how hard it is, that stuff is in everything!  It is especially hard to find treats for ...