Category Archives: Breakfast Eats

Trail Mixes (and adjusting to a new lifestyle)

Wow, it has been too long friends! I’m sorry for my long absence but I have been navigating life differently since I had RNY Gastric Bypass in January. It was a decision I debated for over two years, and now … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Citrus Butter (Mason Jar Gift)

I cannot believe Christmas is almost here. I love the holiday season and spreading cheer to others. One of my favorite traditions is making small gifts to give our neighbors. We live on a small court full of townhomes and … Continue reading

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15 Simple Fall Recipes

Thanksgiving is next week, can you believe it?! It crept up on me so quickly this year. I have rounded up 15 of my fall favorites below. From Thanksgiving side dishes to crazy weeknight comfort dinners you’re sure to find at least … Continue reading

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Adventures of Bed Rest (and a Chocolate, Date & Almond Smoothie)

This smoothie satisfies a sweet tooth and has a nice dose of protein and fiber to keep you satisfied. I have been eating very similar to the Paleo diet the past couple weeks. I did not have much trouble cutting out … Continue reading

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Eggnog French Toast

I purchased a loaf of challah bread from a local bakery the other day. The beautiful golden brown braided loaf is my go to when making bread pudding. It has such a wonderful structure and is rich in egg-y goodness.

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Are You Tired of Pumpkin Spice (Creamer) Yet?

I just cannot let fall come and go without having a coffee with Pumpkin Spice creamer. Unfortunately they are typically loaded with an incredible amount of chemicals that I cannot pronounce (but can certainly taste) so I tend to avoid … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

The Great Pumpkin Battle rages on and this time it is packed with nutrition. Smoothies are a work week staple in our house and perfect for using up fruits and vegetables that are past their prime and headed to the garbage … Continue reading

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The Great Pumpkin Battle (Pumpkin Maple Muffins)

There was a chill in the morning last weekend and it made me so happy fall is finally here. I love all things fall – the small and feel of the crisp air, sights of the changing landscape, autumn scents, … Continue reading

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Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuits

I know it is officially summertime when I come home with pounds and pounds of blueberries that I woke up at some crazy hour to go pick from the local farm. I remember going blueberry picking with my grandmother and … Continue reading

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The Great Crepe

I remember getting up on early mornings watching my grandmother create delicious breakfasts for the guests at her bed and breakfast. One of my favorite things to watch her make (and eat!) was her simple, elegant crepes. I loved watching … Continue reading

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