The Monday Morning hustle

Happy Monday?  Its always said with a question isnt it?  Today is no different as we all wake up with some snow dusting on the ground...in April. But at least my backyard doesn't look like this! That is my sisters house in MN.  I would definitely pull the covers over my head & go back to bed...for 6 more weeks.  Because lets be real.  Even if God blesses us with warm temps and sunshine next week, the lakes have been cold to frozen since November, which means the lakes won't be warm enough to dip a toe into them until

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Sausage & Hash Brown Mini-Frittatas

This recipe has been in my family for a long time.  My sister Jennifer first introduced it to us years ago and it has continued to be a go to breakfast.  It is not dairy-free.  It is not carb-free.  I cook for 2 very hungry growing boys (ages 7 & 10) and carb free isn't a part of our language.  You can however make it gluten-free (my sister has Celiac and this is one of her go to breakfast recipes that the entire family can enjoy)!  I encourage you to double or triple the recipe because these are not only

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No Bake Energy Bites

These are easy to make & a crowd pleaser!  My friend Liz gave me this recipe and it is a go to staple for my house, especially during football and baseball season.  Kids and grown-ups gobble these up!  Honestly it will take you 15 minutes tops to make these.  They keep in the fridge for 10 days...if they last that long!   1 Cup Toasted Old Fashioned Oats (toast in oven for 10 minutes at 375 degrees) 1/2 Cup Peanut butter (or any other nut butter, my favorite is Almond Butter) 1/3 C Honey 1 Cup Toasted Coconut Flakes (you

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Quinoa Bites

Cooking healthy for 2 growing boys can be very overwhelming at times. I enjoy cooking and strive to make healthy homemade meals, however I am often crunched for time when it comes to making dinner...and really, EVERY SINGLE NIGHT?!  Thats a lot to expect!  Can I get an AMEN?! So back to my recipe... These Quinoa Bites have been a HUGE hit in my house and I can't wait for you to try them too! Think healthy + easy to make = HAPPY Bellies! They also freeze great too! There are many different varieties of these quinoa bites, but here

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