Category Archives: breakfast

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Peach Berry Smoothie Bowl

I will admit this Peach Berry Smoothie Bowl was inspired by Aimee’s Raspberry Peach Smoothie.  You will notice that the recipes are almost identical with a few minor adjustments.  But the biggest adjustment is you are eating this smoothie, in a bowl, like cold soup, with granola and fresh fruit toppings.  And you are loving […]

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Biggest Loser Pancakes

Nate and I have been trying to eat a little healthier, and so when I saw these Biggest Loser Pancakaes on my friend Jessica’s blog I just knew I had to try them. And they did not disappoint. I love pancakes and I love having breakfast for dinner, so these pancakes are a great healthier option! […]

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Peanut Butter, Banana and Oat Blender Muffins

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Balmex for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Being a mom can be completely exhausting. From the not sleeping through the night, to the running around chasing your toddler, to putting up with tantrums, to the worrying. Most of all the worrying about whether you’re doing […]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Since its officially September, I think its appropriate to start sharing pumpkin recipes with you for the fall season. Are you okay with that? Well, its also National Breakfast Month, so today I’m sharing a breakfast recipe and a pumpkin recipe – these pumpkin chocolate chip pancakes are amazing! They have a delicious pumpkinny and […]

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Smoothie Bowl

I created my first ever smoothie bowl. I devoured my first ever smoothie bowl.  I will guarantee it will not be my last, oh such goodness in one simple bowl.  Refreshing, exhilarating, fresh, energizing, revitalizing, delectable, delightful, luscious, yummy, enticing, fresh, hearty  – I am not sure I can come up with enough adjectives to […]

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Citrus Yogurt with Citrus Honey Syrup

I had citrus yogurt with citrus honey syrup for breakfast this morning after a 40 minute run. Yes, I am running!  Huff, huff, huff!  The Avocado 5K will be my first race EVER.  I am excited, nervous, hesitant, and ready.   The 5K ‘s first half is all down hill which means the last half is […]

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Maple Donuts

Have I told you how much I love donuts yet? I think I’ve mentioned it a couple times, but in case you forgot – I love donuts!! I can never decide if my favorite donut is a chocolate frosted or a maple frosted yeast donut, but I think I prefer the maple donuts, just barely. Now […]


Greek Yogurt Blueberry Pancakes

**I made these amazing greek yogurt blueberry pancakes using SPLENDA®Sweeteners as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SplendaSweeties #SweetSwaps. All opinions are my own.  I am so excited to share this recipe with you this morning. We had these amazing Greek yogurt blueberry pancakes for dinner last night, or brinner, whatever you want to call it […]

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Coconut French Toast

Aloha!  (Now it is your turn)  After an adventure filled, breathtaking experience along with eating way too much week in Kauai, I have settled back into routine life at home here in Fallbrook, California.  Along with a slight tan, lots of pictures, a few souvenirs, and once in a life time memories I also brought […]

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Orange Zest Syrup

Sunday morning was relaxing today.  I had time to make breakfast, more than the delicious smoothies or yogurt and granola I usually enjoy for breakfast.  Today I whipped up pancakes, pancakes with homemade syrup. But not just any homemade syrup, orange zest syrup. This orange zest syrup was so easy to make and just took […]