Archives for September 2015

10 Delicious Muffins and Quick Breads

With cooler weather and the kids back to school, it's time to turn on the oven and bake some muffins and quick breads. They're perfect for breakfast and after school snacking, and they usually freeze well. So be sure to make a double batch! And if you're gluten free, don't miss the recipes at the end. Blueberry Streusel Muffins Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal Breakfast Muffins Hearty … [Read more...]

Sauteed Cabbage and Bacon – Quick and Easy

By contributing writer Tessa Some days, after you have made the main course for dinner, you need a quick and easy vegetable to throw together. In our house, we get a lot of mileage out of bagged salad and pre-washed broccoli. While I certainly love these vegetables, I also love variety, but often I don't have the energy to do much! Pilfering the veggie drawer one evening while dinner simmered, I … [Read more...]

Simple Banana Muffins

Muffins are so easy to make and are a great breakfast, lunchbox item, or after school snack. They also freeze well, so you can individually wrap them and reheat when needed. I've been making this simple banana muffins recipe for over twenty years. You probably have all these ingredients in your kitchen and can whip up a batch before the kids get home from school or wake up from their nap. I've … [Read more...]

No-Bake Cranberry Orange Snack Bars

By contributing writer Beth It seems like my kids eat all day long. I mean non-stop! So it's good to have some snacks around that are easy to grab and go. With these No-Bake Cranberry Orange Snack Bars in the refrigerator, I feel good knowing that my kids are grabbing a snack that will give them energy for another few hours of fun until the next meal. This bar recipe is super easy. Even though … [Read more...]