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Personal Sized Baked Oatmeal with Individual Toppings: Gluten Free & Diabetic Friendly

Personal Sized Baked Oatmeal with Individual Toppings: Gluten Free & Diabetic Friendly
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One Bowl, All Natural, No-Bake Energy Bites I apologize in advance if you have a recipe just like this. I’ve seen these kind of energy bites around for ever now and all the recipes are very similar so if this happens to be anyone else’s exact recipe, I’m sorry! That being said, what I’m going to give you is more of a formula. I originally got this idea from a blog that’s no longer up and running, probably 3 years ago. They keep indefinitely in the freezer and I find them so much more addictive when they’re frozen almost solid. Energy Bites makes approximately 2 dozen depending on size 1/2 C nut butter(almond butter, peanut butter, sunflower seed butter or any other nut or seed butter. In a large bowl add the nut butter, honey or other sweetener, vanilla and salt if needed. In this case I used almond butter and for my addins I used equal parts sesame seeds, poppy seeds and mini chocolate chips. For a chocolate option, go to my Chocolate Energy Bites recipe

Baked French Toast It's not my day to post a recipe, but I couldn't help sharing this absolutely delicious recipe with y'all! It. is. so. good. I found it last night while searching for a make-ahead recipe for breakfast (I'm trying to get as much done the night before as possible so I can get all my exercising in early....which is a good thing cuz this ain't no diet-friendly recipe!). I started searching Pinterest for overnight breakfasts, but then thought, "Oooh, I bet P-Dub has something good on her site!" I told my kids this morning that we were trying a new recipe from Pioneer Woman. And it is. Really good. Like, make you wanna slap yo'self good. Ingredients:1 loaf sourdough bread (I used Pepperidge Farm, 1.5 pound loaf) 8 eggs 2 cups milk (I used 1%) 1/2 cup heavy cream 3/4 cup sugar 2 Tbsp. vanilla Topping: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon 1/4 tsp. salt 1 stick cold butter, cut into pieces (1/4 lb.) 1. Notes:Update: IMPORTANT!!!!!!! Makes 12 large servings

Taco "Cupcakes" Once again, another find from Pinterest... (I'm willing to bet that most of these recipes will be found on that website) which is where I found the recipe for the MUST TRY, "Taco Cupcakes!" Not only are these Taco Cupcakes fun but they taste amazing too! (and not to mention an easy clean up when all is said and done) Here is what you will need: 1 1/2t chili oil (found near the Asian ingredients) *I could not find this... it probably was right in front of my face but seriously, never found it. 1/2 lb 95% lean ground beef *We always use ground chicken when it comes to Mexican dishes... 1 T taco seasoning3/4 c canned black beans, drained and rinsed16 wonton wrappers (found in the produce section)5 T + 1t of queso dip or salsa con queso1 c chunky salsa1 c reduced fat shredded Mexican cheeseGuacamole for serving When looking at these ingredients, you may notice that I have no queso dip... I apparently thought I only needed Guacamole (which is a garnish to top the taco cupcakes). Do not judge me. 3. 4.

no-bake energy bites I probably should have poured a nice stiff drink recipe for you all on this loveliest of lovely tax days. Especially for my fellow small business owners who just gave half of their revenue back to the government. Good grief, I won’t even go there. Instead though, I thought I’d offer my idea of a more comforting alternative. Pasta. When life is good, and when life gets crazy, I turn to pasta. And just as it has for years, this one hit the spot. Read more This past Friday night was meant for celebrating. The weather was sit-out-on-the-deck-in-the-cool-evening-breeze perfection. And a very special birthday girl turned the big 3-0. Friends, meet Stacey. Read more TGIF, friends. Hope that you all have had a lovely week, and that a relaxing weekend lies ahead. Read more Ever since my friends and I met for a tapas happy hour at our neighborhood Spanish restaurant a few weeks ago, I’ve had sangria on my mind. Read more Read more I’ve always said that I like a good balance of cooking and baking in my life.

Almond Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins I have another Paleo treat for you and this is another quick and easy recipe. It only takes minutes to put together but you do have to wait while these little muffins cook up in the oven. The little ones can help in making these in the kitchen too. My girls got in the kitchen and helped me with these. They have become mommy’s little helper in the kitchen lately. Enjoy! Almond Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins Print Recipe 3/4 cup almond butter 1 cup almond flour 3 medium ripe bananas, mashed 2 eggs 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon (optional – I love cinnamon) 1/3 cup plus more for topping muffins Enjoy Life Chocolate Chips (Dairy-Free, Soy Free, Gluten-Free) – I find mine at Whole Foods Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a mixing bowl, combine all ingredients except chocolate chips and mix everything is incorporated. Bake for 20 – 25 minutes, or until golden and a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

Banana Bread in a Bowl Bananas for Bananas. It’s one of my favorite breakfasts (along with my Voluminous Oatmeal). This recipe has all the flavor and nutrition of moist, delicious banana bread, just in a different form. It also makes a great snack. Banana Bread Blender Cereal 1 banana (I use a frozen one, but you don’t have to) 1-2 tablespoons walnuts (optional) 1 cup milk of choice 1 cup flake cereal, such as Arrowhead Mills’ spelt flakes (You can use a gluten-free cereal) 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Put all the ingredients into a blender, and blend. For a fun twist, try using the Melted Banana Trick. Oh, and cinnamon or chocolate chips make nice additions. Nutritional Info: This banana version will have about 245 calories, 7 grams fiber, 7 grams protein, and 3 grams fat.The pumpkin version will have about 175 calories, 8 grams fiber, 7 grams protein, and 3 grams fat.The gingerbread version will have about 215 calories, 7 grams fiber, 7 grams protein, and 3 grams fat.

No Sugar, No Dairy, and No Flour - Breakfast Cookie! This is the best and most awesome breakfast cookie ever! And the best part, no flour, no sugar, and no dairy added! Ingredients- 1.5 cups of oats 2-3 super rippened bananas 1 cup of unsweetened applesauce handful of craisins to taste cinnamon Pretty much just throw everything together, mix it up pretty well, throw it on a baking sheet at 350 for about 35 minutes and then go to town! Oatmeal Rum-Raisin Cake Back in my early days as an architecture student, I’d carry a 5″x7″ notebook and fountain pen everywhere I went. A word, phrase, idea, mindless doodle, full sketches, and anything else that struck me I’d put it in the notebook. This habit of having a notebook is a very common among architecture and art students. Writers do something similar by keeping journals. It not only helps you organize your thoughts, it helps organize your life. I kept dozens these notebooks lined up on shelves like a set of encyclopedias of my life. I believe I used four entire notebooks during my summer architecture program in Rome. After many years of relying on the comfort of a paper notebook, the evolution of technology made me rethink my method of collecting and storing. By 2011, everyone owned a mobile phone and/or computer, and the days of organizing by Filofax and Palm Pilot seemed as distant as a Sony Walkman. The evolution of my notebook got me thinking about how desserts can morph to suit your needs.

Homemade Granola {Simple and EASY recipe } Thanks for stopping by! To get the newest recipes subscribe or join us on facebook or pinterest. Today I have a super yummy and easy recipe to share with you. { Homemade Granola } This homemade granola is pretty easy to make and is great served on yogurt with fresh cut strawberries. Ingredients 5 cups rolled old fashioned oats 2/3 cup canola oil 1/2 cup honey 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup brown sugar optional: 1/2 cup coconut optional: 1/4 cup pecans chopped Instructions Mix ingredients in a large bowl and stir until combined. Enjoy! Jamielyn Nye is the owner and managing editor of I Heart Nap Time.

8 Foods Women Should Eat Every Day A while back we went over the eight foods men should eat everyday and now I've come across the eight foods we ladies should eat daily as well. You'll be pleased to find that this list happens to have the exact same foods as the list for men, which means you and your man can stock up and munch on the same healthy goodies. BlueberriesOatsWalnutsBlack beansCarrotsTomatoesYogurtSpinach I love everything on this list so I'm feeling pretty good about myself.

Easy Banana Bread I wish I had the patience and talent to make my Grandma's banana bread. I really do. However, that's not likely to happen anytime soon, so this is a great shortcut recipe with a similar result! Ingredients: Yellow Cake Mix 2 Eggs 3-4 Overripe Bananas 1/2-1 cup chocolate chips, nuts, etc. Smash bananas in a large bowl (I just mixed them in my KitchenAid)Add remaining ingredients and mix well. Tips:Freeze overripe bananas.

Overnight, No-Cook Refrigerator Oatmeal Don't miss my follow-up post to this one with8 MORE REFRIGERATOR OATMEAL FLAVORSplus FAQs and more tipsCLICK HERE This easy, no-cook "summer porridge" has make-ahead convenience and is packed with nutrition to get your day off to a healthy start. Make it in individual mason jars for a perfect serving size and an easy grab-and-go breakfast straight from the fridge (it's eaten cold). Take it along to work or anywhere. Great to serve on a breakfast or brunch buffet. Apparently this kind of cold yogurt & oatmeal mixture has been around for awhile. I played around with some different flavor combos, and created single portion recipes that will fit in a half-pint mason jar. ch-ch-ch-CHIA seeds. Sources: Dr. In addition to chia seeds, this refrigerator oatmeal has protein- & calcium-packed yogurt and fiber-rich oats. Step-by-step photos for makingRefrigerator Oatmeal First, I'll show you the basic procedure for making refrigerator oatmeal. RECIPE LINKS. Step 1. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5.

Banana-Carob Protein Bar Recipe This recipe for banana-carob protein bars from FitSugar reader eatingbirdfood will help keep energy levels up and your grocery bill down. She posted this homemade protein bar recipe in the FitSugar Community Healthy Recipe group. I was looking for a protein bar that I could take with me on trips and decided to create my own. These bars are great because they are portable and delicious. They can be a snack or even a protein-packed dessert. Learn how to make these homemade protein bars after the break! Ingredients Ingredients: 1 cup old fashioned rolled oats 1 cup oat flour 1/3 cup protein powder (I used vanilla brown rice protein powder) 1 T chia seeds (optional) 1 t cinnamon pinch of sea salt 2 medium ripe bananas, mashed 3 egg whites 1/2 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk 2 T smooth natural peanut butter (or almond butter) 1/2 T honey 5 drops of liquid stevia (or 1 T more of honey) 1 t vanilla 1/4 cup carob chips (or chocolate chips) Directions Information Category Snacks, Other

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