I do practice the “eat what’s placed before you as I’m not making separate meals for everyone” parenting style. One way that I’ve found to get the kids, and yes even the husband, to get those healthy vitamins and minerals is to blend them!
Apple Cinnamon White Cake
Don’t let the name keep you from having a slice warm with butter and coffee in the morning.
Whole Grain French Toast
Breakfast- the most important meal of the day. Still, it can be tempting, especially on the weekends, to stray from healthy options. That’s okay from time to time, but too much straying can undo any good choices you’ve been making. What if there was an option that felt like a breakfast treat but was actually […]
Apple Cinnamon Scones
I made these one Christmas for my bonus son, and he has asked about them every visit since! Who am I to deny the boy some apple deliciousness? I started with a recipe by King Arthur flour and adapted it to our preferences. I am pretty loose and free with my spice measuring so I […]
7 Easy Gluten Free Breakfast Ideas
I’m not a morning person. I feel like you need to know that about me before I ever write another food-related post. If I’m going to make an elaborate omelette or coffee cake, it will probably be on a whim at around 12:45…in the morning. My energy starts to appear around 11 AM (on a […]
Blueberry Bread and Muffin Recipes
Blueberries galore! I’m in love with the fresh blueberries right now. And to me – blueberry bread and blueberry muffins may be one of the best ways to enjoy the sweet fruits. They have such a rich flavor that means your bread recipes need very little sweeteners. When I adapted a zucchini bread recipe for […]
Gluten-Free Eggnog French Toast
Saturdays are for pancakes or waffles or biscuits or french toast. Everyone wakes up slowly, the rush of the work and school week is passed, and we make a big breakfast that doesn’t adhere to any timers or schedules. …Evidently, weekend breakfasts don’t adhere so tightly to nutritional standards, either! Laden with breads and doughs […]
Healthy Breakfast Foods for a Healthier Family
The new year usually comes with new resolutions, not the least of which is to exercise more and eat healthier. A great way to jump start a healthy eating plan is to incorporate a nutritious breakfast into you and your family’s diet. Why is Breakfast So Important? When I was little we were told that […]