Cherry Protein (Egg White) Oats

I’ve seen the term “Egg White Oats” all over pinterest and instagram and was very interested in making it. I put together my own version based upon how long it took my oats to cook. I love eating oatmeal in the morning and am always looking for ways to add extra protein to my meals….

Spinach Pancakes (Gluten Free)

Yes, I am at it again with the GREEN (and in honor of St. Pattys Day). Spinach is my favorite vegetable so I try to add it to meals when I can. I promise, you hardly taste it in these pancakes. However, your body is reaping the benefits of this little leafy green. It will…

Peach Butter

Who needs to buy jam or preserves when you can make your own!? This recipe is so easy, yet so delicious! You will need: 2 cups cooked peaches 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp cinnamon Feel free to use canned or fresh peaches as long as they are cooked. Place the…

Lemon Chia Muffins (Gluten Free)

What’s better than lemon poppy muffins? Lemon CHIA muffins!! This was a complete test run and it came out perfect! They are gluten free, dairy free and are very low in calories. I am a muffin lover so I have been eating these all week with a big cup of coffee in the morning. You…

Greek Style Feta Omelet

So, this morning while I was running on the treadmill, I was watching the food network. Yes, I watch food while I work out. Gives me a reason to run faster! I will run for food any day. They were making different types of omelets and I thought what a good snack that would be….

Banana Cream Pie Stuffed French Toast

I am always thinking of healthy ways to enjoy your favorite dessert. I love banana cream pie and I love breakfast. Merging the two together made for a perfect morning. I have been known to make quite a mess in the kitchen. If a recipe includes sugar, salt, anything with small particles… they somehow end…

Strawberry Banana Breakfast Wrap

My breakfast usually consists of oatmeal, eggs or pancakes. However, it is nice to have something different for a change. This wrap is light and easy to assemble. This recipe was inspired by my mom and step dad. They love greek yogurt. The drawer in their fridge is filled will various greek yogurt flavors. Next…

Flourless Chai Pancakes

This recipe is similar to my post on Banana Pancakes. This one just has more spice. I prefer not to have the same breakfast every morning, so pancakes work well since you can change the flavors from time to time. You will need: 2 egg whites 1 mashed banana 1/2 tbsp baking powder 1/2 tbsp…

Cheesecake Oatmeal Pancakes

Dessert for breakfast?? These are flourless pancakes made with oats and egg whites, topped with a light cheesecake mixture. I have a slight obsession with cheesecake, so if I can sneak cheesecake into a recipe I will. For those of you who know me, you know cheesecake is one of my weaknesses. I love peanut…

Sweet Strawberry Oat Jar

I like to call this the “Commuter Special.” If you commute to work and need to grab breakfast on the “Go” in the morning, this is for you. I get ready in the morning, grab a jar of oatmeal from my fridge and I’m on my way. Once I get onto my LIRR train, I…

Cinnamon Walnut Oatmeal Stuffed Apples

If you cannot tell by now, I am obsessed with breakfast! I was craving apple cinnamon oatmeal and thought it may be fun to eat the oats straight out of the apple. When you bake an apple it starts to get soft in the middle and the natural juices start to pour out. When you…

Sweet Potato & Broccoli Rabe Baked Eggs

There is nothing better than starting your day off with a nutrient dense breakfast. This recipe combines tons of vitamin A, C, folate and protein. You will start your morning feeling great. It also tastes wonderful. The sweetness of the sweet potato breaks up the bitterness of the broccoli rabe and when it bakes in…