Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

This Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie recipe works great as either a breakfast or snack option, keeping me full and satisfying a sweet craving at the same time. You can tweak the recipe to make it a bit lower in fat and calories, and/or higher in protein, depending on your goals. It has a wonderful balance

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How to Make Almond Milk

Want to learn how to make almond milk at home? It’s easier than you might think! The milk is creamy, flavorful and tastes much less processed than the store brands I’ve tried. This is because homemade almond milk has no additives or stabilizers. The only ingredients are almonds and water. Amazing! Learn how to make

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Simple Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are the perfect solution if you’re seeking a healthy grab-and-go breakfast, or if you prefer to keep things easy in the morning. The technique is customizable based on personal preference, takes only minutes to prepare, and will keep you satisfied and energized!

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Easy English Muffins

These English Muffins are easy to prepare, and taste better (in my opinion) than what you’ll buy at the store. The texture is slightly different, but you get the same “nooks and crannies” effect. I use this english muffin recipe constantly, whether it’s for a sandwich or a quick pizza fix. They freeze well, so

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Sweet Potato Biscuits

These sweet potato biscuits are tender and have just the right level of sweetness that they work as an accompaniment to a variety of dishes. Serve them alongside chili at dinner. For something completely different, try these sweet potato biscuits with pumpkin or apple butter for breakfast!

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Banana Bread Muffins

Banana bread muffins are foolproof, soft and flavorful, with perfectly rounded dome tops. I’ve adapted them from my favorite banana bread recipe, and the results are everything I want in a muffin. They’re incredibly fast and easy. You’re going to love these easy banana bread muffins! These muffins were a request from Jeff.  He doesn’t

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Perfect Soft-Boiled Eggs

Do you love a soft-boiled egg with a delicate runny yolk? So do I! This foolproof technique from Cook’s Illustrated demonstrates how to make soft-boiled eggs perfectly every single time. As it turns out, the trick is in the steam. I’ve mentioned before that I’m a bit obsessed with the geniuses behind Cook’s Illustrated and

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How To Make Coconut Milk

Wondering how to make coconut milk? This homemade coconut milk is a naturally sweet, creamy, non-dairy alternative that can be enjoyed on its own, in cereal, or in a wide variety of other recipes. Keep reading for the recipe along with several of my coconut milk recipes!

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Pecan Pie French Toast Bake

This Pecan Pie French Toast Bake is perfect for holiday breakfast and brunch gatherings! Almost all the prep work can be done in advance! This is the time of year when I start thinking about comfort food and easy entertaining recipes. There’s usually a bit of crossover there. To be honest, some years I do

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How to Make Homemade Almond Butter

Why buy expensive almond butter from the store when it’s so easy to make at home? All you need are nuts and a food processor! This homemade almond butter recipe is smooth, creamy and delicious. For an even creamier consistency, try using blanched almonds!

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