Oatmeal Baked Goodness 2.0

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So I know I already posted about my newest banana oatmeal loaf obsession, but these little oatmeal cookies are not only quicker and simpler to make, but require a few less ingredients. In fact, you really only need 3 ingredients, which I guarantee are already sitting in your kitchen. The rest, in terms of spices and fillings, you can just improvise. These are perfect for Char and I when we’re on the go to and from classes, especially around 3pm when I feel myself crashing. And again, they contain 0 added sugar or any other unhealthy items, which is always a win in my book. Continue reading “Oatmeal Baked Goodness 2.0”

Breakfast Cake to Fuel the Baby…

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I can’t believe it’s been over a month since my last post. I know I have really dropped the ball on this blog lately, especially during the crazy holiday months; it was certainly put on the back burner. Hopefully this new year brings new recipe inspirations and plenty of  blogging before the craziness that will be surfacing in June, when we add one more babe to this circus!

Like I’ve mentioned before, I’m totally not a sweets person, and crave mainly salty things. But dear lord, something has taken over me recently and I crave dessert nightly. I’ve been wanting to make some sort of sweeter breakfast loaf for months now, but never got around to it. However, with a big snowfall hitting NYC  yesterday, this was the perfect excuse to attempt baking. I still admit, I’m not a fan of baking. Who really likes to measure things? As you’ve probably noticed, most of my recipes are a “dash of this and that”. So I sort of winged this, but it turned out amazing, and the best thing is, you can make it as healthy or non healthy as you want. Now the goal will be to only have 1 slice a day (not the entire loaf).

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Vacation Vibes…

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The blog posts were sparse this week, as Nick took the entire week off for a little family stay-cation.  I can’t even begin to tell you how much easier and more enjoyable a local vacation is with a baby; vs getting onto  a plane, packing what feels like 1000 lbs of baby gear into a duffel bag, and usually hiding out in your hotel room after 7pm because of someones bedtime.  Continue reading “Vacation Vibes…”