3 posts from month 01/2016

Open-Faced Breakfast Sandwich

Looking for a quick breakfast idea? Try this open-faced sandwich that takes just minutes to make. It is much more satisfying to eat than a bowl of cereal in the morning. Grab a couple pieces of toast; add some cheese, scrambled eggs and avocado and voilà! I absolutely love to eat this after my morning workout and it's great that my toddler will eat it too. I just omit the toast and I feel good about providing her a healthy breakfast as well. Continue Reading

Chocolate Chip Cherry Bar

Want a healthy snack that is easy to make, even with a screaming toddler pulling at your leg? I'm not an Olympic star by any means, but making anything with a cranky toddler seems to be quite the feat. What should take thirty minutes can easily turn into an hour and a half, on a good day. It's moments like these that I really want to turn around and just grab something premade, probably fully processed with of a ton of junk I really don't want my family to consume. So grab your food ... Continue Reading

Crumb-Topped Blueberry Zucchini Bread

This has to be one of my favorite quick breads, coming in first place with banana nut bread trailing in second place. Combine zucchini with blueberries and you have one super tasty bread. The fresh blueberries add a sweet and somewhat tart taste and the shredded zucchini keeps the bread moist. Using whole-wheat flour adds just the right amount of nuttiness and the chia seeds give it a great nutritional punch with Omega-3 fatty acids, protein, antioxidants and ... Continue Reading