Double Chocolate Zucchini & Walnut Muffins

My new favorite muffin light, moist and delicious – you’d never know you were eating your fruit and veggies while completely satisfying my chocolate cravings! Ingredients:  1 cup mashed banana 1.5 cups grated zucchini (water pressed out) 1/3 cup applesauce 1 tbsp melted butter 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup sugar 1.75 cups AP […]

Maple Pumpkin Nut Muffins

It sure does not feel like fall here in Florida, but I am craving fall foods. These maple pumpkin nut muffins are a delicious first peak into those fall flavors. The muffins are easy to make, “relatively” healthy and full of nutty pumpkin flavor. Ingredients: 2 cups whole wheat flour 1.5 cup ap flour 2 […]

Pecan Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon buns are one of my favorite sweets, I crave them all the time. The best ones I have found to date are the cinnamon rolls from Fresh Market, but these homemade ones put Fresh Market’s to shame. The sweet, dense dough wrapped up with cinnamon, sugar and butter is sure to delight the whole […]

Healthy Oatmeal Banana Nut Muffins

A great, healthier alternative to the classic banana nut muffin. I was trying to figure out a healthier alternative to the classic banana nut muffin. By healthier I mean, no oil or lots of sugar… Limit that butter and can the crumble. These banana nut muffins use whole wheat flour, rolled oats, applesauce and honey […]

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Scones

Deliciously sweet pumpkin scones with chocolate chips and cinnamon sugar icing are going to become our Thanksgiving morning tradition. The hard part is going to be not filling up on them before the turkey. This recipe makes about 40 small scones, I always eat 2 in a sitting. Ingredients 4.5 cups flour 1 cup granulated […]

Vegetable Egg Bake

This yummy and healthy vegetable egg bake is a great option for weekend brunch or even “brinner” (breakfast for dinner) Ingredients: 2 russet potatoes 4 tablespoons olive oil 3 full carrots 1 package (10oz) frozen spinach 1 large vidalia onion 1 cup sliced baby bella mushrooms 6 large eggs 3/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1/4 […]

Quinoa Egg Bake

  Breakfast isn’t my favorite meal of the day.   Mainly because I have too many ideas of what I want for the rest of my meals, and I feel like breakfast is a little more limited. Lately I’ve been trying to make things that are a little different in order to spruce up my […]

Waffles with Raspberry Sauce and Fresh Whipped Cream

With the move came a bigger kitchen, and among other things, a WAFFLE IRON! Since I found it in the cabinet I’ve been dying to use it… well, I talked Dave into using for breakfast our first Saturday morning fully in the new house. (I also talked him into writing the instructions for this recipe!) […]

Turkey Egg Cups

This was a pretty easy and healthy brunch alternative. I made this recipe just for myself and 2 muffin tins was a good amount. It would be an easy breakfast or brunch to make for more people as well, by filling the whole muffin tin. The main spice in this dish is Hot and Spicy […]