A Back-to-School Breakfast Cookie Breakthrough!

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This breakfast cookie recipe has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #QuakerRealMedleys #CollectiveBias With the first day of Kindergarten looming in the not-so-distant future, I’ve got meals on my mind. Namely, breakfast and lunch. This is new territory for me, since I know we’re going to be…

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10 New Ways to Top Your Waffle (and Get Free Books!) #Back2SchoolReady

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This breakfast ideas for kids post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias Can you believe it’s time to start thinking about school? For us, it’s more than just “back to school” time – it’s very FIRST day of school time! Yup, my little man will be…

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Calling All Wafflers: Bring On Brunch with an Easy Waffle Bar #EggoWaffleBar

This easy breakfast idea has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EggoWaffleBar #CollectiveBias I may be a little slow to catch on sometimes, but the important things seem to get through eventually. Like this past weekend, when I realized that my kids just don’t care if I…

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Silk Fruit & Protein: A new way to shake up my wake up.

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   Eggs. Yogurt. Grilled chicken breast.  They were my best friends when I was pregnant. Every day, all the time. All I wanted was a donut, but with gestational diabetes, I had to keep it high-protein, low sugar, and those types of foods really did a great job of keeping my weight gain low, my…

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What I am is what I am…

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If you are what you eat (and you definitely are), today I am a big pile of refined white crap. And that’s exactly what I feel like. Before last night’s LLL meeting, the fam and I stopped off at the Cherry Alley in Lewisburg for sandwiches, only to find that they closed at  6. My…

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My First Mother's Day: Part 2

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I had an utterly lovely Mother’s Day weekend! But then, who wouldn’t love a weekend full of rainbows and  miracles? (Slight) Miracle #1: Imagine my surprise when, after my lasagna-induced bloatfest on Saturday night, I slipped right into my too-small jeans on Sunday morning! Those suckers were too small before I was pregnant!  Yay for…

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Almond Date Cream: Take 2

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As mentioned in a previous post, I love almonds and I love dates, so I had to try the Almond Date Cream recipe in my new Vegan Planet Cookbook. (I think the book calls it Almond Butter Cream, but that didn’t seem an accurate description to me.) The first time around, I couldn’t resist modifying…

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