Breakfast foods

Instant Pot Cinnamon Raisin French Toast

I don’t know about you, but as a working mom, I LOVE my Instant Pot! For over a year I’ve used it for everything from yogurt, to hard-boiled eggs, to cooking frozen chicken for shredding, to marvelously¬†easy soups. But I wanted more! When my sweet husband got me a six-inch souffl√© dish for Christmas, my… Continue reading Instant Pot Cinnamon Raisin French Toast

One Dish Wonders

Open-Faced Bacon, Tomato, and Cheese Sandwiches

Do you have fresh tomatoes going to waste? You might like to try an old-fashioned favorite at our house: Open-Faced Bacon, Tomato, and Cheese Sandwiches! Not only are these super-easy, but they just seem heartier than a typical BLT. Maybe its the increase in the amount of protein due to the cheese or the warmth… Continue reading Open-Faced Bacon, Tomato, and Cheese Sandwiches

Breads

The Absolute Best Bread Machine Banana Nut Bread!

What’s a mom to do with past-their-prime bananas? Make the absolute best Bread Machine Banana Nut Bread of course! Using my bread machine streamlines the process, and I can have warm, wholesome goodness in less than two hours with only five minutes of hands-on time! Awesome! Bread Machine Banana Nut Bread Recipe… This recipe is… Continue reading The Absolute Best Bread Machine Banana Nut Bread!

How To

Meal Planning for the Working Mom: It Doesn’t Have to be Complicated!

Does meal planning sound like a foreign concept to you? I know and understand your thoughts! Until recently, I thought this had to be complicated and time-consuming! Who really does this anyway?! Well, meal planning saved my sanity more than once this spring. And I bet that with all the activity you have going on… Continue reading Meal Planning for the Working Mom: It Doesn’t Have to be Complicated!

Salads & Sides

Cucumber, Onion, and Jalapeno Salad: The Classic Dish with a Twist!

Do you love old-fashioned cucumbers and onions in vinegar? Did you grow up waiting for summer so Grandma could make this classic combination? If so, how about trying a new twist on this traditional dish? Cucumber, Onion, and Jalapeno Salad takes your favorite side dish to the next level. Who doesn’t like a little heat?… Continue reading Cucumber, Onion, and Jalapeno Salad: The Classic Dish with a Twist!

Breads

Homemade Oatmeal Honey Wheat Bread: Fast & Healthy!

Do you crave homemade goodness for your family but don’t have hours to spend in the kitchen? Homemade Oatmeal Honey Wheat Bread is one of those nutritious recipes that your family with LOVE and you’ll feel good about the lack of preservatives. If you don’t have a bread machine, you can mix this as a… Continue reading Homemade Oatmeal Honey Wheat Bread: Fast & Healthy!