10-Minute Apple Pie Oatmeal

~ Delicious, comforting, All-American apple pie … in a healthy, satisfying breakfast! This quick and easy oatmeal recipe is loaded with great nutrition and always a kid-pleaser, too! It’s a fall family favorite that’s absolutely perfect for busy weekdays, or for leisurely weekends, and for anytime you’re entertaining overnight guests! … Continue reading

Easy Homemade Applesauce (With a Deliciously Healthy Twist!)

~ You’ll be amazed! This easy applesauce uses only a tiny amount of added sugar! Super-nutritious dates stealthily add plenty of rich sweetness, and also pair perfectly with the cinnamon and vanilla to create loads of delicious fall flavor! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegan (and Vegetarian)  •  Gluten … Continue reading

Hearty Fruit and Nut Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing

~ A refreshing fruit and nut salad with a luscious Greek yogurt dressing. Filled with hearty grains and loaded with protein, and so quick and easy! It’s perfect at summer picnics, but also at fall potlucks and Thanksgiving … delicious as an exciting twist on overnight oats, but also a … Continue reading

No-Bake Maple-Walnut Oatmeal Snack Bites

~ Mmmmmmm … it’s as if a delicious no-bake cookie met up with the best bowl of oatmeal you ever tasted! Plus, these super-yummy, grab-and-go snacks are loaded with complex carbs and protein – full of great nutrition for sustained energy! And just like all our Snack Bites, they’re so easy and freezable, too! ~ This … Continue reading

The Secrets to Perfect Whole Wheat Pancakes

~ After extensive testing (you know we’re not kidding!) … here’s our recipe (plus oodles of secrets and tips) for making fluffy, delicious, kid-approved, 100% whole grain pancakes. So yummy … so jam-crammed with nutrition! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegetarian  • … Continue reading

Easy Tricks for Making Pancake Shapes and Numbers

~ Pancakes are even more fun with these easy tips for making perfect numbers, letters and shapes! So great for birthdays, back-to-school and holidays! Or, make any day special with your kids’ initials or names! Guaranteed … they’ll love it! ~ So, did you read our post on The Secrets to Perfect … Continue reading

10-Minute, No-Cook Overnight Oats with Apples, Cranberries and Cinnamon

~ Loaded with protein from creamy Greek yogurt and crunchy nuts, and bursting with flavor from sweet cranberries and juicy apples, this deliciously easy and hearty breakfast takes just 10 minutes to prep and is ready when you are! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less (Plus Chilling) … Continue reading

Healthy Yogurt Parfait Party Snacks

~ From kids’ parties and playgroups to office brunch meetings and bridal showers … this is the fun, delicious, HEALTHY snack everyone will love! Your breakfast yogurt parfaits are getting a little crazy today … and heading out to parrrr-tay! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less … Continue reading

Mom’s Best Whole Wheat Waffles

This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Vegetarian  • I know. I get it. You are absolutely wondering why on earth there is a waffle recipe here when Mother’s Day is this weekend. Shouldn’t I be offering directions to relax and put your feet up? It’s what you’re … Continue reading

Farmers’ Market Overnight Breakfast Egg Casserole

~ Loaded with bountiful veggies, this hearty egg bake is deliciously satisfying, without weighing you down! Unlike many recipes, this egg casserole is made without bread. And since you can make it the night before, it’s perfect for holiday brunches or make-ahead family breakfasts! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  •  … Continue reading

10-Minute Almond Joy Oatmeal

This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Vegetarian  •  Gluten Free  • You know what I want for breakfast? Mmmmmm … I really wish I could have an Almond Joy candy bar … but in a healthy, hearty, keep-you-powered-up-all-morning breakfast! Oh wait … that’s exactly what I made! … Continue reading

Top 10 Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes

~ Want a delicious, satisfying breakfast waiting in the morning? After oodles of research and debate, here are our top 10 make-ahead breakfast recipes! Yum! ~ With the holidays coming up … the happy chaos of Christmas morning … overnight guests … last-minute shopping and wrapping and baking (egads!) … … Continue reading

10-Minute Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal

~ Creamy, dreamy pumpkin pie … in a healthy, satisfying breakfast! Super quick and easy, and loaded with delicious nutrition! A fall family favorite, perfect for Thanksgiving morning! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Vegetarian  •  Gluten Free  • Ahhhh … the long Thanksgiving holiday … Continue reading

Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Muffins with Caramel Swirl (With Make-Ahead and Mini Options!)

~ Decadent pumpkin muffins, with bursts of creamy chocolate and swirls of date-infused caramely filling.  Perfect for fall! (And we call ’em “Kids’ Favorite” for a reason!)  ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less (Mini Muffins)  •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegetarian  • Warm fall notes of … Continue reading

Easy, Healthy Applesauce Granola

~ Granola doesn’t need loads of butter or canola oil to be delicious. Applesauce is the key! This easy, healthy and really yummy granola proves it! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Make Ahead  •  Vegetarian  • So, I used to think, “I don’t have time to make granola. It must take … Continue reading

Healthy Apple Cobbler Muffins (With Easy, Make-Ahead Tips!)

~ Comforting, delicious apple cobbler in a portable muffin! Bursting with apple flavor under a decadently crunchy cobbler topping. Really healthy and freezes great! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  •  Vegetarian  • Apple cobbler. *Sigh*  So warm and comforting. Like fall is wrapping you in a giant bear hug. But … Continue reading

No-Bake Fruit “Pizzas”

~ This is so fun and perfect for quick meals or snacks! If your kids love Lunchables but you’d like something a little healthier, then this super-flexible idea is for you! Makes a perfect bento box lunch kit! Fast, easy and so yummy! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes … Continue reading

Tropical Snack Bites with Almonds and Chia

A Tropical Retreat … at Snack Time! ~ Quick, healthy, delicious snack bites with an awesome tropical twist! These are full of dried fruit, protein and grains – great as a post-workout snack and also perfect for kids! Super easy to make and totally freezable!! Make a double batch! ~ This Recipe … Continue reading