Category: Breakfast

Pumpkin Pecan Oatmeal Cups ((with or without chocolate chips!))

Are you a chocolate chip lover? “Yes”: You will love this pumpkin pecan oatmeal cup with a little added bonus on top! “No”: You will still love this pumpkin pecan oatmeal cup because it is packed with flavor!     …as I sit here…

Gluten Free/Dairy Free Blueberry Muffins

  Well I’m not gluten free but I limit my gluten intake because personally I know I feel better not making it a primary source of my nutrition. I love coconut flour and while it creates a different texture in baking I do love the…

All of the waffle…none of the grains

Grain-Free Waffle

Grain-Free Waffles (Packed with Healthy Fat & Protein) I’m a waffle lover. Fluffy, crispy, Belgian waffle lover. All my health loving friends are always eating their waffles with protein powder and I just couldn’t get into the consistency. I needed that airy crispy waffle……

Grain-Free Coconut Pancakes

Well I’ve been experimenting with my macronutrient levels (carbs, proteins, & fats) and I was cutting down on my carbs a bit…. this has me experimenting with a few more ingredients that are lower carb but great nutrient sources. Most times this means higher…

Carrot Cake (baked oatmeal) to go!

uhmmmmm…. so awesome. Like these are delicious and I’m addicted. Let’s just start there. I’ve been trying to behave during the week and not give into my sweet tooth… so healthy baking that seems like its cheating has come to my rescue.   So…

Raw Chocolate Brownies

  I love baking, and even more so I love baking with the kiddos because I know how much I loved to do it when I was young and its served me well as an adult that can do a thing or 2 in the…

Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa

Here is a great warm breakfast for a chilly morning. Quiona (pronounced Keen-wah), is an amazing food that will give you some power to start the day! Most people consider it a grain but it is really a seed. Its is considered a whole grain,…

Wholesome Pumpkin Pancakes

Wholesome Pumpkin Pancakes I love all things pumpkin. Let me just get that out of the way first. This is a batter like my Blueberry Pancakes if you’ve made those before. I just made a few changes to turn it into an awesome fall…

Baked Blueberry Oatmeal

I’m a carbs for breakfast kind of person. When I have my coffee, I “need” some grains. Its just the way I feel my morning coffee should be paired. So the dilemma is finding ways to have the mental satisfaction of eating a donut…

Homemade Hazelnut ((Vegan)) “Creamer”

I used to drink black coffee. I love coffee…like I’m that crazy coffee person who makes the driver stop for coffee as we pass cool coffee shops regardless of time constraints. I’m not quite sure how it happened but I found myself using hazelnut…

Budget Friendly Homemade Almond Milk

Let’s make it 1 gallon of almond milk for $1.50 to $2.50 (organic) and its only going to take us 15 minutes of actual work time! Ok, so to say my husband and I go through an incredible amount of almond milk is a complete understatement. We will just…

Instant Oatmeal-Sugar Beware!

Instant oatmeal-do you eat it? Let me give you a few tips and food for thought regarding instant oatmeal. I use it! Instant oatmeal is a great shortcut for those of us who aren’t morning people and do not have time to prep fabulous…