Pumpkin raisin bagels

Pumpkin raisin bagels

Making bagels at home is easy! These pumpkin raisin ones are perfect for a fall breakfast. The rate at which carbs are being consumed over here lately you’d think I’m pregnant with quadruplets or something (I’m not). Things are a bit out of hand lately. From cookies to pasta to donuts to bagels, I want…

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Oatmeal Raisin Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

Oatmeal raisin quinoa breakfast cookies

Easy, 5 ingredient breakfast cookies made with oats, quinoa and raisins. Let’s use the word “cookie” loosely today. Because I’m calling these cookies and yet I can’t stop eating the batch of these pumpkin chocolate chip cookies I made the other night. Both call themselves a cookie but they couldn’t be further apart on the…

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Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Cinnamon raisin bread

Back when I was old enough to make my own breakfast but before the nutritional profile of food even crossed my mind, aka middle & high school age, you could pretty much find Pepperidge Farm’s cinnamon raisin swirl bread on my plate almost every morning. Unless toaster strudels were in the freezer. Then my brother…

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Grain Free Breakfast Bars

Grain free breakfast bars

These healthy grain free breakfast bars are made with nuts, seeds and fruit for filling on the go breakfast. If you’d have seen the ingredients sprawled out all over my kitchen counter top while making these, you would’ve thought I was about to fill a bird feeder, not feed a human. I’ve never understood the…

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Honey Chicken Salad with Apples & Sage (157x195)

Honey chicken salad with apples & sage

So here’s the thing with Christmas, I love the whole “idea” of it. The sparkling lights, the cozy clothes, the pretty wrapped presents, the music (although that song “Same Old Lang Syne”, has got to be THE most depressing thing ever), the smell of the Christmas…. It’s all just so lovely, isn’t it? Until you…

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