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Breakfast

Classic Pumpkin Cake

Classic Pumpkin Cake

We were shopping last weekend and I spotted pumpkin spice Life cereal on the shelf from the other side of the store. Without even reacting, I threw it in my cart, because that’s it, fall is here. I’ll take any excuse. Give me the cool […]

Nectarine Almond Cake

Nectarine Almond Cake

A day without coffee is like, well, no idea. I have no idea. I do enjoy coffee as a hobby and have for some time. But I love it because it serves two purposes for me: a true brew enjoyment and a wake up potion. […]

Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cups

Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cups

Banana chocolate chip oatmeal cups. ¬†You need these in your life. For your kids; for your sanity. Who here has children who run around and scream first thing in the morning like they just busted out of jail? I had high hopes that becoming a […]

Cinnamon Rhubarb Muffins

Cinnamon Rhubarb Muffins

I’ve been making these cinnamon rhubarb muffins for a couple of years and finally got around to pulling the recipe out again. I decided that with the last rhubarb of the early season, I’m going to perfect this recipe. By the time I made this […]

Berry and Cherry Galette

Berry and Cherry Galette

On this weekday, I am child-free for a few morning hours. Both of our sons are at school at the same time and Dear Husband is at work. This, my friends, is the first time I’ve been alone and free in a morning for 1,467 […]

Blueberry Nectarine Baked Oatmeal

Blueberry Nectarine Baked Oatmeal

Last week I was running a bit behind on time and had to hustle out the door to pick up Older Son from school. I was carrying my two ton toddler on my hip and ran down the stairs through the hallway and FWAP! I […]

Wild Blueberry and Lavender Scones

Wild Blueberry and Lavender Scones

I love lavender so, so much. It’s beautiful, calming, healing, and tranquil. It’s a staple in my essential oil diffuser, planted next to the front stoop in the yard, and stashed around the house in various forms of lotion, spray, and candles. In fact, we […]