7 Foods That Naturally Boost Your Energy

7 Foods That Naturally Boost Your Energy

You wake up feeling great. You’re knocking out your to-do list and having a super productive morning. The afternoon rolls around and all of a sudden it hits you like a ton of bricks. The overwhelming urge to take a nap. If you need an afternoon pick-me-up, try any of these foods to naturally boost your energy and get you through the day.  Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffin Recipe

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffin Recipe

I love zucchini but I wasn’t sure that it belonged in muffins, especially not with chocolate. But because chocolate was one of the main ingredients, I put my doubt aside and gave it a try. Wow! They are soooo yummy! Like a piece of moist chocolate heaven. Turns out that the zucchini that adds extra moistness. It absorbs the cocoa and disappears, leaving behind no zucchini taste, only chocolaty goodness. And who doesn’t love vegetables that taste like chocolate, right? Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Pumpkin French Toast Bake w/Vanilla Sauce

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We are right in the middle of pumpkin season and I’m sharing yet another yummy pumpkin recipe.  I love this french toast bake because it’s easy and you can even prepare it the night before then just pop it in the oven in the morning.  Smells like heaven and tastes like it too! Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Honey Pumpkin Muffins W/ Cream Cheese Icing

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Journey and I went to a pumpkin festival at an orchard.  It was my first time visiting a real pumpkin patch and picking my own pumpkins.  Since we had so many, Journey asked if we could make pumpkin muffins.  Of course! Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Pumpkin Spice Applesauce

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With so many crisp apples and pumpkins a plenty, I thought I would add a twist to my usual applesauce recipe by adding some pumpkin puree.  My little taste tester gave it a thumbs up and I’m sure your kids will love it too! Continue reading

Eat & Tell: Sweet Potato Biscuits

Sweet Potato Biscuits

Since the recipe for my Sweet Potato Cornbread was such a big hit, I thought I’d post the recipe for my Sweet Potato Biscuits.  These sweet buttery biscuits are a great alternative to the usual dinner rolls and perfect for breakfast or brunch as well.  You can even save some time by making them in advance.

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Eat & Tell: Sweet Potato Cornbread Recipe

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Serve this new twist on an old favorite with your Thanksgiving dinner and your guests will still be talking about it at Christmas! Continue reading

3 Tips To Help You Plan Your Next Party

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It’s hard to believe that the 4th of July weekend is upon us already!  As hosting the festivities can be overwhelming, I am sharing 3 tips to help you get out of the kitchen so that you can enjoy the party.  Continue reading

Eat & Tell: French Toast with a Twist

French Toast

Take your breakfast or brunch from blah to BAM with these amazingly delicious French toast recipes! Continue reading

Sweet Potato Pancakes

Highland Bakery’s Sweet Potato Pancakes

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A few years ago when I was in Atlanta, my cousin took me brunch at Highland Bakery.  Best brunch I have ever had!  One of the things that I enjoyed most was the sweet potato pancakes.   While they are not hard to make, they do take time (do not skip the brown sugar butter sauce in favor of regular syrup!).  But they are sooo worth it!  And be sure to visit Highland Bakery if you are in the Atlanta area. Continue reading