Banana Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

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Banana Oatmeal Breakfast Bars I am always, always up for new breakfast ideas. Especially for school mornings. With the end of the year, we have a lot of later-than-usual evenings and just a whole lot going on. Late nights make for hectic mornings, and finding ways to simplify mornings ahead of time is what I look ...

Homemade Baby Cereal Bars with Fruit

Homemade Baby Cereal Bars with Fruit

We bought a lot, I mean A LOT of baby cereal when the boys were babies.  We anticipated they would eat a lot of it and they did but it wasn't always as "cereal".  We used it in lots of recipes.  One of their favorites, actually this was a favorite of their big brother and ...

Skillet Sausage & Potato Brunch Recipe

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Skillet Sausage & Potato Brunch Recipe Breakfast skillets are our favorite go-to for morning, dinner time, and definitely great for brunch recipes. You can use whatever you have on hand to throw one together- the mix of all your favorite breakfast foods tastes amazing! I make ours with a combination of eggs, some form of breakfast meat ...

Blueberry Coffee Muffins

Blueberry Coffee Muffins Recipe- This Mama Loves

I've been working really hard this year to focus on relationships.  We're doing more family things, I'm taking more me time (my relationship with myself can always use work) and also with my friends. Friends are friends because we enjoy their company, so I feel like I am wanting to make a point of doing ...

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 ...