Costco Almond Poppy Seed Muffins

Costco Almond Poppy Seed Muffins

Reminiscent of Costco’s almond poppy seed muffins, but oh so much better!  Homemade, and even more delicious, these jumbo-sized beauties put a nutritious twist on the classic almond poppyseed muffins you know and love.  They’re filled with poppy seeds and have a sweet, delicate crumb, 

Double Chocolate Banana Kodiak Cake Muffins

Double Chocolate Banana Kodiak Cake Muffins

These double chocolate banana kodiak cake muffins are made with bananas, ground cinnamon, pure maple syrup and two kinds of chocolate!  They’re whole grain, full of protein, and perfect for a quick breakfast on a busy morning.  I love muffins for breakfast…or a snack…or really, 

Homemade Oatmeal Fig Bars

Homemade Oatmeal Fig Bars

These fig oatmeal bars feature a thick layer of homemade fig jam sandwiched between two layers of buttery oatmeal crumble. They’re the perfect combination of sweet, chewy, and wholesome, making them an ideal treat for any time of day. Serve homemade oatmeal fig bars as a snack, dessert, or even for 

Easy Blender Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo)

Easy Blender Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo)

Brazilian cheese bread, or pão de queijo, is an addictive combination of crispy, cheesy, and chewy goodness.  Made with tapioca flour, these “rolls” are naturally gluten free!  They’re  like a chewy cheese puff, perfect for an after-school snack or a delicious accompaniment to your favorite 

Apple Cinnamon Kodiak Cakes Muffins

Apple Cinnamon Kodiak Cakes Muffins

These apple cinnamon kodiak cakes muffins are made with grated apples, ground cinnamon, and pure maple syrup.  They’re whole grain, full of protein, and perfect for a quick breakfast on a busy morning.  I love muffins for breakfast…or a snack…or really, any time of the day!  They’re wonderful for 

Homemade Coconut Almond Granola

Homemade Coconut Almond Granola

This coconut almond granola is studded with big chips of toasted coconut, slivered almonds and sweetened with maple syrup. It’s spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla extract. Coconut almond granola makes the perfect easy breakfast or snack to have on hand. What makes this Coconut 

Whole Wheat Popovers

Whole Wheat Popovers

Whole wheat popovers are the whole-grain version of a traditional popover, made with eggs, milk, whole wheat pastry flour and salt. They “pop” up just as delicious as the original with hollow, airy pockets, just waiting to be buttered and devoured! what are popovers? Popovers 

Whole Wheat Chocolate Cherry Trail Mix Cookies

Whole Wheat Chocolate Cherry Trail Mix Cookies

Chock-full of goodies like chocolate, dried cherries, oats, almonds and pumpkin seeds, look no further for an amazing whole wheat peanut butter cookie you’ll feel good about eating any time of day. These whole wheat chocolate cherry trail mix cookies can pass for an after-school 

Grated Apple Yogurt Bowl

Grated Apple Yogurt Bowl

This grated apple yogurt bowl is my five minute oat-less version of Bircher muesli, made with an apple, yogurt, almond butter and lots of cinnamon. It’s a crave-worthy on the go breakfast or snack and full of good-for-you ingredients. Have you ever tried Bircher muesli? 

Whole Wheat Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Whole Wheat Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Made with two kinds of chocolate, whole wheat pastry flour & lightly spiced with cinnamon & nutmeg, this whole wheat chocolate zucchini bread is your next breakfast or snack time hit! This is the quick bread I make for breakfast almost once a week in 

Banana Peanut Butter Smoothie “Milkshakes”

Banana Peanut Butter Smoothie “Milkshakes”

Banana peanut butter smoothie “milkshakes” are a staple in our house.  They’re full of protein with yogurt and peanut butter, have no added sugar thanks to the magical sweetness of a banana, and my kids think they’re drinking a milkshake. It’s the recipe I go to 

Chocolate-Coconut & Fig Popsicles

Chocolate-Coconut & Fig Popsicles

Time for some chocolate-coconut & fig popsicles. Summer break is officially here!  Consuming a few more popsicles in the heat of the afternoon just feels like a good idea all around.  After all, aren’t popsicles summer on a stick? June is my favorite month, hands down. Flowers