10 Irresistible Overnight Breakfast Recipes

Have you ever woken up and thought, 'I'd really like a delicious breakfast, but don't want to wait 5 hours for it to be finished? We have! That's why we've listed our 10 favorite overnight breakfast recipes. Simply prepare them the night before and they'll be ready by morning! You can't get much easier than that. Let your fridge or slow cooker do all the work for you! 1/Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter - Baked Bree 2/Overnight Honey Wheat Cinnamon Rolls - Minimalist Baker 3/Berry Banana Overnight Oats - Sweet Remedy 4/Overnight Iced Coffee at Home - The Bitten Word 5/Crock Pot Breakfast Casserole - Iowa Girl Eats 6/Pecan Sticky French Toast Casserole - Little B Cooks 7/Crock Pot Steel Cut Oats - Chocolate & Carrots 8/Overnight Chocolate Chip-Toffee Monkey Bread - Portuguese Girl … [Read more...]

Back to School Breakfast: Smoothies and Muffins

Are you failing at back to school breakfast? This school year, be at the top of the class with a stress-free breakfast plan! Gather your supplies, pack your freezer, and add these words to your breakfast vocabulary: smoothies and muffins! Smoothies Pre-packaged smoothie kits from your grocer's freezer section are convenient but pricey. You can create your own at home! Put yogurt (your choice of flavor) into ice cube trays (fill about 1/3 full) and freeze until solid. Toss about two cups of frozen fruits (either store bought or fresh fruit you've frozen) into freezer bags along with a handful of your yogurt cubes. Label the bag with the ingredients and date. Pour contents of bag into your blender, add some milk (cow, soy, or nut) or juice and blend until smooth! Create … [Read more...]

5 Mind-Blowing Things You Can Skewer

Everything tastes better on a stick. From breakfast to dessert, we've collected our favorite things to skewer! If you're like us, we get stick in a skewer rut. You know, just putting vegetables and meat on a stick and grilling it? Don't get me wrong, there's nothing wrong with the classic grilled skewers. They're delicious! But, we're here to shake things up a bit and think outside the box! Are you ready to skewer? 1. Mini Pancake Skewers - Smarty Had A Party - I can't think of a better way to enjoy breakfast. Grab a bowl of maple syrup for dipping and you've got the cutest stick of breakfast ever. 2. Rainbow Fruit Skewers - Skinny Taste - What a great way to eat your daily servings of fruit. Sometimes I get into fruit ruts, but with fruit skewers, you'll eat the colors of the … [Read more...]

10 Recipes For Smoothies

Smoothies? Are the yum. I love starting my day with a delicious smoothie, chock full of fruits (and sometimes veggies!). I have smoothie recipes bookmarked for when we need extra vitamin C or a smoothie recipe for getting extra protein in our diets. My boys love them, too. (Okay, some more than others.)  Once one of my bigger boys asked if there was ice cream in his strawberry banana smoothie.  No, dear. That's the beauty of blending a bunch of delicious flavors together. It's a real treat.We also call that a motherhood win! Interested in some of my favorite smoothie recipes? Good! Because I've compiled ten of my favorite delicious and healthy smoothie recipe links just for YOU. Enjoy! 1.) Peach Cobbler Protein Shake by Dashing Dish. 2.) Healthy Protein Smoothies by Cooking … [Read more...]

5 Foods That Boost Your Immune System

We are in the midst of a nasty flu and cold season.  The Centers for Disease Control says we still have a few more weeks to endure it.  How are you protecting yourself and your family? Of course, daily exercise and drinking plenty of water are great ways to keep healthy.  But, I have a few tasty {and easy} recipes for you today that are packed with immune boosting ingredients. Hot Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal. This looks yummy enough to eat every morning. If you don't have dry milk in your pantry you can substitute two cups regular milk and reduce the water to two cups. Jeannette's Healthy Living has lots of delicious and healthy recipes. Who doesn't love a good Spinach and Artichoke Dip? Remember, I'm giving you ways to boost your immune system; if you aren't sick you shouldn't … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Coffee Cake {National Coffee Cake Day}

April 7th is National Coffee Cake Day! Let's Celebrate it with a delicious Pumpkin Cream Cheese Coffee Cake recipe! When I think of coffee cake, my mind always drifts off to this magical place with cream cheese filled danishes, sweet pastries, and of course, a nice cup of coffee. This coffee cake is, in my opinion, the best combination of them all. It has spices, pumpkin, nuts, sugar, icing, and the best part....a cream cheese filling. It's always best served with a hot cup of coffee. And if you're a coffee snob like me, I enjoy a french pressed cup of coffee...with a little cream, please! What's your favorite kind of coffee cake?   Pumpkin Cream Cheese Coffee Cake adapted from Williams Sonoma and Erza Pound Cake Ingredients (streusel) 1/3 cup … [Read more...]