Snacks Archive


Oatmeal Breakfast Bars – Healthy Fast Breakfast Packed with Protein

Oatmeal Breakfast Bars and A Dog Part 1 Happy New Year! How are those New Year’s resolutions?  I once read that it takes at least 21 days 6 weeks to realistically form a new habit, so good luck!  I have some resolutions for myself this year, but it seems old habits die-hard. I


Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal

Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal The boys and I were off to the bus stop (yes, we are back in school) this morning, when Boy #2 politely remarks, “I forgot my water bottle.  Will you please go get it, mom?”  Should I be a Tiger Mom and respond with, “Too bad son.


Cinnamon Almond Butter

I bought a bag of whole raw almonds two weeks ago, with the hope that I would be able to make a batch of homemade almond butter.  The almonds set in my pantry until yesterday afternoon when I decided to carpe diem.  I mean, how hard could it really be?!  Put some almonds in


Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins and The Zoo

I am in the “thick of it,” raising four young children. My days of pure enjoyment are few and far between. In reality, my days are an unsettling roller-coaster ride.  The boys and I cram into the roller-coaster car each day and begin our ride on the track.  The boys are content,


Banana Boat a Healthy After-School Snack or Breakfast

I am not a morning person.  If I did not have to take Boy #3 to preschool I would probably stay in my pajamas until noon.  I sleep until the last possible second before my alarm wakes me.  Thirty-five minutes is the total amount of time I need to wake Boy #1 and


Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal

My morning began a little earlier than I expected today.  Hotness had to leave for work before sunrise this morning.  I was sleeping so soundly when I woke up to Baby crying. Hotness must of needed something out of our bedroom closet before he left for work. When he opened the closet door