Oatmeal Banana Applesauce Muffins

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Back to school means back to busy mornings- and mom wanting the kids to have a good strong start to their day.  These oatmeal banana applesauce muffins are SUPER healthy for kids to eat, either for breakfast or tucked into their lunchbox for a mid morning snack.  Lots of great ingredients means no guilt, and ...

Banana Oatmeal Nests Recipe

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Easter has a lot of significance in many of our lives....as a religious holiday, as a family time.  It's also a time of celebration and celebrating spring and all that comes with spring- new life, new growth, after a long and dreary winter.  It's in the spirit of family time and celebration that I'm sharing ...

Strawberry Passionfruit Chia Smoothie

Strawberry Passionfruit Chia Smoothie

I am trying to work on filling, healthy breakfasts and snacks.  I'm usually rushing around in the morning getting kids where they need to be and my husband out the door, without forgetting any important things anyone needs.  I always get my coffee, but it's a rare morning when I get myself a healthy breakfast! ...

Playing at mealtime isn’t just for kids #Fandamonium

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When I was a kid, my absolute FAVORITE part of shopping was picking out the cereal.  This was not a task to be taken lightly… but instead, a major decision that had to be made carefully and precisely. While the cereal itself was important, since I’d have to eat it throughout the week… that was ...

How to Host a Quick & Easy Breakfast #DeltaFaucet #HappiMess

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I see some of my girlfriends almost daily.  Those who have kids at the same school and/or in the same activities- I see them frequently.  What I've realized lately is that although I see them regularly, we don't really get to spend much time together, as friends.  We're together as parents, because of a shared ...

3 ways to enjoy Cheerios Protein #CheeriosProtein

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There's really two things I eat for breakfast regularly. I'm pretty boring and pretty basic. It's almost always eggs or cereal with milk. Eggs are broken yolk, over hard- basically, cook 'em until they are rubbery and then I'm happy.  With cereal, plain is where it's always been for me.  One of my favorite cereals ...

French Toast Wrapped Sausage Recipe

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I spent most of my life not really eating much breakfast nor enjoying it when I did have it. Since having a family, we always make breakfast, and on weekends, we like to make pancakes, waffles, French toast, etc, from "scrap" as my oldest used to say, together, as a family.  So, over time, I've ...

Vegetarian Bagel Sandwich Recipe

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Inspired by my friend Gayle, who was the first person I truly knew who was going meatless, I'm making my own Meatless Monday recipe today.  It's Monday, we have a busy week ahead, and I like to make sure that my whole family gets out the door with a great start.... specifically, a great breakfast. ...

Apple Cream Cheese Muffins Recipe

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Apple recipes are known to be popular during the crisp fall months. But there is one apple recipe that we love to make all year round, Apple Cream Cheese Muffins. They are soft, moist and melt in your mouth with a crunchy streusel topping.     We like to make muffins and store them in the fridge for ...

Miniature Spinach and Cheddar Quiche Recipe

miniature spinach and cheddar quiche recipe

This crustless quiche recipe filled with fresh spinach and shredded cheddar cheese is a delicate addition to breakfast or an elegant, easy-to-carry appetizer at a social function. For perfectly cooked quiche, bake until the eggs are just barely set, then remove from the oven to cool; the quiche will continue to cook for a brief ...