Banana Nut Baked Oatmeal

Banana Nut Baked Oatmeal: Packed with healthy ingredients, light and creamy almost like a bread pudding.

Banana Nut Baked Oatmeal:  Packed with healthy ingredients, light and creamy almost like a bread pudding.  Busy weekdays don’t have to mean an unhealthy grab-n-go breakfast.  Make this baked oatmeal the night before, put it in the oven while you’re getting ready.  Now you have a delicious, healthy no fuss breakfast. Banana nut bread is one of my favorite indulgences but I usually only allow myself to have it very few times throughout the year.  That’s why I created this Banana Nut Baked Oatmeal.  Full of healthy ingredients like oat bran, steel cut oats, bananas, chia seeds and flaxseeds.  Comfort … Continue reading

Pineapple Bread Pudding

This Pineapple Bread Pudding is a little piece of Hawaiian sunshine. This moist bread pudding is filled with chunks of fresh pineapple and drizzled with my Easy Caramel Sauce.

This Pineapple Bread Pudding is a little piece of Hawaiian sunshine.  This moist bread pudding is filled with chunks of fresh pineapple and drizzled with my Easy Caramel Sauce. When visiting Custer South Dakota this summer we went to a local burger place Black Hills Burger and Bun Co. The burgers were delicious but my favorite part was what I had for dessert.  Pineapple bread pudding.  As soon as I tasted it I knew it was something I wanted to recreate.  And that’s exactly what I did. I have often described fresh pineapple as candy so it makes total sense … Continue reading

Aloha Pops

These Aloha Pops are made with healthy mango nectar, passion fruit juice and coconut milk. The perfect way to celebrate summer and the love of all things tropical!

These Aloha Pops are made with healthy mango nectar, passion fruit juice and coconut milk.  The perfect way to celebrate summer and the love of all things tropical! Planning a luau this summer?  These pops will fit in perfectly.  For more fabulous ideas visit my… 39 IDEAS FOR THE PERFECT LUAU, BEACH AND POOL PARTIES If you don’t want to use coconut milk you can substitute coconut water with a little coconut extract. Hold up the sticks using clips! PrintAloha Pops Ingredientsmango nectar passion fruit juice coconut milk or coconut water Optional: coconut extractInstructionsPour the mango nectar into one third … Continue reading

Honeydew Kiwi Smoothie

Packed with nutritious fruits. This smooth creamy treat can be enjoyed anytime of day. Perfect for an mid afternoon boost.

Honeydew Kiwi Smoothie:  Packed with nutritious fruits.  This smooth creamy treat can be enjoyed anytime of day.  Perfect for an mid afternoon boost. Pour yourself a tall glass of energy with this Honeydew Kiwi Smoothie.  We enjoy all kinds of smoothies.  I thought it would be fun to combine all my favorite green fruits to create a different kind of smoothie.  Packed with vitamins and a clean refreshing flavor this smoothie has quickly become a favorite in my house.  TIP:  If you are a fan of honey, (I am not) for added sweetness and flavor add 2 tablespoons of honey. … Continue reading

Best of the Weekend #110

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It’s that time again!  My favorite time of the week when I get to party with some of the most creative people!  Thanks so much for stopping by BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  I always have so much fun looking at all your wonderful creations! ANNOUNCEMENT!  BEST OF THE WEEKEND WILL BE TAKING NEXT WEEK OFF (JULY 3RD.) TO OBSERVE THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND.  SEE YOU NEXT WEEK! WELCOME BACK TO BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  ♥ MEET YOUR HOSTESSES: Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Ginnie from Hello Little Home | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Sheryl from Lady Behind The Curtain (me) | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Cindy from Little Miss Celebration | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ Amy from Ms. … Continue reading