Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Thanksgiving week is upon us! These delicious little friends made their way into my home this weekend and I couldn’t be happier. I have been obsessed with all things pumpkin this year. This is my fourth or fifth pumpkin recipe I’ve made…and we are just talking muffins here! I love love love this recipe but…

Carrot Bread

Hi friends! We are almost done with the longest, least favorite, month of the year…MARCH! I always dread this month because its the pit of the winter when all we want to do is pull out our spring clothes and dance in the sun. This year, I really can’t complain about this month. We were…

Crepes

Having a week off of grad school, work, and everything else I put on hold for Christmas vacation means more time for breakfast! These crepes were incredible and I cannot wait to make them again! If you are as big of a crepe fan as I am, you know that these basic crepes can be…

Granola

Nothing quite makes my house smell as wonderful as granola baking in the oven. I dare you to challenge me to something else that smells THIS amazing! It cannot be done.  Our unseasonably warm winter has become more itself these past few days bringing us cold, snow, rain, and gray skies. I get a sense…

Lemon Blueberry Scones

In the world of teaching, we get a wonderful little gift called winter break where all the teachers and students get a much needed break from the demands, pressure, routine, and stress of school. For me, this comes in just a few short days, this time to take a deep breath and recharge. I look…

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

  I have been incredibly blessed with wonderful friends who introduced to me those little beauties. I have changed them slightly by making them more spiced, and less banana-y. I’ve been in search of a muffin that wasn’t too egg-y. So many gf/df muffins are way too dense. The flavor and consistency is spot on!…

Fluffy Banana Pancakes

I feel like I’m constantly telling of a food that I didn’t like but now it’s my fave. This is another one of those recipes. I totally love bananas even though I despised them for…well…ever. Until now! I absolutely love this natural sweetness that can be used in so many ways. These banana pancakes are…

Almond Flour Waffles

It’s a rare occurrence in our household to make a “big” breakfast. Our breakfast usually consist of something quick and easy since both of us are out the door before 7 am. Weekends or special occasions, like my husband’s 25th birthday, called for more than the norm. This recipe is great because it makes two…

Good Morning Smoothies

It’s difficult to write a recipe for this since I usually just throw in whatever fresh or frozen fruit. I’ve also included reasoning to why I include these ingredients to help you get a better understanding. So here are some ideas for delicious and refreshing smoothies! Ingredients  1 cup fruit (frozen will give more of…

Italian-style Omelet and Sweet Potato Home Fries

Seasoned Sweet Potato Home Fries Ingredients 1 lb sweet potatoes 1/4 tsp paprika 1/4 tsp pepper 1/4 tsp garlic powder 1/4 tsp dried oregano 1/2 tsp salt coconut oil Directions 1. Heat a large skillet with two – three tablespoons of coconut oil for 1-2 minutes. (you want the skillet super hot) 2. Cut potatoes…