5 Way to Elevate your Morning Coffee


bunncoffee1Anyone who knows me knows that I DEPEND on my morning coffee. There is nothing like a nice HOT cup of coffee to start the day. Apparently, I am a nicer person after I get my coffee.  I know I am more productive which in turn help me get all my work done on time and to complete my daily to-do list.  I’m always more alert which helps me keep track of my one-year-old niece who loves to get into absolutely EVERYTHING these days.  

Anyone who knows me knows that I DEPEND on my morning coffee. There is nothing like a nice HOT cup of coffee to start the day. Apparently, I am a nicer person after I get my coffee.  I know I am more productive which in turn help me get all my work done on time and to complete my daily to-do list.  I’m always more alert which helps me keep track of my one-year-old niece who loves to get into absolutely EVERYTHING these days.  

Don’t get me wrong, I love a cup of hot black coffee, but it can get a little boring if that’s all I’m drinking every morning! Here are some of the ways I like to keep my coffee interesting and  elevate my morning. [Read more…]

Cinnamon Apple Rose Tarts

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These Cinnamon Apple Rose Tarts are a simple and delicious dessert that are sure to please!

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 The holiday season is such a busy time at our house! Everyone is coming and going between school, sports, functions, and holiday parties.  And with Halloween just ending and Thanksgiving coming soon it feels like Christmas is just around the corner.  My favorite thing about the holiday season is all of the glorious food! The season is jam-packed with mouthwatering appetizers, main dishes and of course the desserts.

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Eat natural chow for a healthier lifestyle

 

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Eat natural chow for a healthier lifestyle

 

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Natural Chow is all about nourishing recipes that make living healthier. If you’re conscious about the food that you consume or interested to know more about how much exercise you need to burn off the extra calories, this is an app that may interest you.

 

The Sage Project is one of the newest food tech companies that have launched an app to help consumers choose healthy chow. Although, with plenty of apps already providing this service, Sage knew they had to go that little bit further to give users additional information about the additives and preservatives in food to gain a sizeable user base.

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Whole Wheat Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Protein Pancakes

Fluffy whole grain pancakes loaded with chocolate chips and packed with protein for a delicious and healthy breakfast, ready in less than 30 minutes!

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Fluffy whole grain pancakes loaded with chocolate chips and packed with protein for a delicious and healthy breakfast, ready in less than 30 minutes!

I used to hit snooze 5 times a morning before finally dragging myself out of bed and into the kitchen to start a cup of coffee. 

But lately a certain four year old insists on waking up at the crack of dawn, shaking me until I get up and make him something to eat. Usually pancakes. 

He never requests any specific kind of pancake‚ÄĒhe’d be content with just plain pancakes‚ÄĒbut if I’m gonna wake up that early and eat pancakes 4 times a week, I have to change it up from time to time. Since the little guy usually runs around all day fueled by his wild imagination, I wanted to make sure¬†he started his day with lots of protein. And these whole wheat oatmeal chocolate chip protein pancakes (geez that’s a mouthful) get the job done.¬†

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14 Healthy Popsicle Recipes {to beat the heat}

Cool off with these simple and healthy popsicle recipes guaranteed to help get you through the summer!

Cool off with these simple and healthy popsicle recipes guaranteed to help get you through the summer!

There’s no better way to cool off in the summertime than enjoying a nice, freezing-cold popsicle. Popsicles are a crowd pleaser (kids LOVE them),  are super easy to make, and they’re an instant refresher. From kiwi coconut chia popsicles to rainbow (yes, rainbow) popsicles, these frozen treats are sure to keep you cool on even the hottest summer days.

Get my favorite reusable popsicle mold here!

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