Category:  Breakfast Foods

Quickie Cookie Baked Oatmeal

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Cookies & Candy, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks
by Ann on 02/04
IMG_4067

When I have the pleasure of some one-on-one time with my 3-year-old niece, I like to think of a project or activity she will really enjoy.  Whether it’s… Read More »

Instant Baked Oatmeal — 4 ingredients with a protein punch!

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 26/03
IMG_2944

When preparing a bowl of stovetop oatmeal or one of my many baked oatmeal recipes, I use regular or steel cut oats.  So when I was challenged a… Read More »

Brown Soda Bread with Steel Cut Oats

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options
by Ann on 12/03
IMG_1024

When I experiment with recipes, I am never 100% sure how they will turn out.  Sometimes, a new recipe takes repeated tries, especially in the baking department. I… Read More »

Make-Ahead Granola Parfaits

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Mason Jar Ideas
by Ann on 07/03
IMG_3349

Preferring my granola crunchy, I was skeptical the first time I tried this.  After resting in the fridge overnight, I was pretty sure the granola would lose its… Read More »

Chunky Homemade Granola Snack Mix

In Breakfast Foods, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 04/03
IMG_0909

Mixing Chunky Homemade Granola with dried cranberries, cashews, and white chocolate chips makes a snack mix so incredibly delicious with the added benefits of being mostly healthy and portable…. Read More »

Chunky Homemade Granola

In Breakfast Foods, Healthy Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 03/03
IMG_1348

Perfectly crunchy, not overly sweet, and loaded with chunks, this granola recipe makes two big baking sheets full and is a welcome breakfast or satisfying snack. It’s basic… Read More »

Yogurt Almond Flour Dutch Baby

In Breakfast Foods, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options
by Ann on 26/02
IMG_3649

Did you know that February is National Pancake Month?  I recently discovered this when Stonyfield Organic issued a friendly challenge to create a pancake recipe using yogurt.  One… Read More »

Raspberry Vanilla Muffins

In Breads & Muffins, Breakfast Foods, Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Snacks
by Ann on 07/02
IMG_3170

I often think of these tasty muffins around Valentine’s Day because of their pinkish hue. Conveniently, they rely on frozen berries, so these muffins are ideal throughout the… Read More »

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola with Quinoa

In Breakfast Foods, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 05/02
IMG_3263

This has been the winter that just keeps on giving!  Snow, bitter cold, freezing rain…repeat! The kids have been off school so many days that even they don’t… Read More »

2-Ingredient Breakfast Cookies…with options (and a kitchen experiment!)

In Breakfast Foods, Cookies & Candy, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 15/01
IMG_2967

I never set out to be an oatmeal expert, but one baked oatmeal with an enormous following at a local cafe put the wheels into motion.  For those… Read More »