Cinnamon Roll Twists with Cream Cheese Filling

Cinnamon Roll Cream Cheese Twists with Glaze

On a lazy weekend morning, I love to surprise my family with something special. I don’t want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen making it, however.  Sometimes just using the simplest of ingredients prepared in a slightly different way can be downright magical. And while you might be thinking, “Did she just say… 

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Cranberry Orange Protein Clusters Recipe: On the Go with Cheerios Protein

Cranberry Orange Protein Clusters Recipe

Finding something quick and easy to eat on the go can be a challenge, especially one that packs some protein and fills you up! But General Mills asked me create a recipe that does all that using their new Cheerios Protein cereal. They sent me some products for inspiration, and I was immediately attracted to the… 

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Dole Banana Dippers with Chocolate Yogurt Fruit Dip Recipe + Strawberry Orange Mango Smoothie

Two Ingredient Strawberry Orange Mango Smoothie

This post was created in partnership with Dole. I have received compensation for this post. I love fruit. I honestly don’t think there is a fruit that I don’t like. And while fresh fruit would be my first choice, sometimes that isn’t always possible. It is also nice to change things up once in a… 

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23 Breakfast in Bed Recipe Ideas for Mother’s Day

Mothers Day Recipes for Breakfast in Bed

*This is a sponsored opportunity with All thoughts are my own.* I have never received breakfast in bed for Mother’s Day. I’ve dropped hints (many times), but for some reason my husband still hasn’t surprised me. Even though I prefer to eat breakfast after I’ve had a chance to really wake up, there seems… 

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Homemade Granola Recipe | Making Choices that Feel Good #FinishMoms #CleanItForward

Homemade Berry Granola

*This post is brought to you in partnership with Finish Power & Free.* Sometimes when I look at my dinner plate, I’m not happy with what I see. I want to eat food that is healthy, organic and tastes amazing.  Good for me doesn’t have to be boring. In fact, it can be downright delicious…. 

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St. Patrick’s Day Green Yogurt Fruit Parfaits


St. Patrick’s day is almost here. Here’s a fun excuse to make a special treat for yourself or the lucky leprechaun in your life. You’ll need yogurt, strawberries (or the fruit of your choice), cereal (I used Lucky Charms and granola), and sprinkles. My five-year old daughter had so much fun making these and thought… 

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