Eggnog Waffles

Breakfast, Recipes

I’ve always wanted to try waffles that use yeast as a leavening agent versus baking powder.  And since it’s the week of Christmas, I figured that if I was going to give it a whirl I would do in holiday style!

Gingerbread Pancakes

Breakfast, Holiday Dishes, Recipes

I simply couldn’t resist.  I LOVE gingerbread, and my new introduction to the Epicure Gingerbread spice has somehow sparked a world of holiday foodie creativity in me!  Gingerbread for breakfast?  Sure, why the heck not.

Fall Oatmeal Two Ways

Breakfast, Recipes

One of my favourite ways to start a day when the weather turns colder is with a bowl of cozy oatmeal. It is so healthy, loaded with fibre, and is incredibly versatile. Oatmeal only takes 20 minutes to make (less if you use the quick oatmeal), and really ‘sticks-to-your-ribs’ as my granny would say.  Here are two ways to bring … View The Post

Pumpkin Pie Waffles

Breakfast, Recipes

As soon as fall hits I start pulling out my chunky grey sweaters and craving pumpkin everything.  So when it came time to make breakfast this weekend, guess what the theme was? A friend recently introduced me to the Epicure line of products, and I have fallen in foodie-love.  My approach to nutrition has always been about what we now call ‘clean … View The Post

10 Day Smoothie Challenge

Breakfast, Recipes, Smoothies

I can’t think of a better healthy food invention. In this craziness we call life, where we are all stretched to our limits and doing our best to make better choices, what a relief to know that you can throw a bunch of healthy foods into a blender and have a portable, delicious ‘fast food’ breakfast or snack in minutes. … View The Post

Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Muffins

Appies & Snacks, Breakfast, Desserts & Baking, Recipes

By now you’ve probably realized that I’m obsessed with all things lemon ricotta.  In my defence, what is there not to love? I decided to remain predictable and created these delicious, perfectly moist and sweet muffins.  We are constantly on the hunt for healthy nut free snacks to pack in Charlie’s lunch, so I held my breath and crossed my … View The Post