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Banana Bread Baked Oatmeal

Make this banana bread baked oatmeal recipe with your weekend meal prep and reheat for an easy weekday breakfast. Baked oatmeal also works as a more nutritious sweet main dish for weekend brunch! * GoodieGodmother.com

Make this banana bread baked oatmeal recipe with your weekend meal prep and reheat for an easy weekday breakfast. Baked oatmeal also works as a more nutritious sweet main dish for weekend brunch!  I can’t even count the number of times I made this banana bread baked oatmeal after we welcomed our second child. A baked oatmeal of some sort was almost a permanent fixture in our home the first…

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Blueberry Macadamia Nut French Toast Bake

Blueberry Macadamia Nut French Toast Bake with a crunchy streusel topping! French toast casserole is a perfect make ahead breakfast for a crowd. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com #breakfast #frenchtoast #makeahead

Blueberry Macadamia Nut French Toast Bake with a crunchy streusel topping! French toast casserole is a perfect make ahead breakfast for a crowd.  This was my birthday cake last year. And I’m sharing it today, because it’s my birthday month! Which basically means that I pick a dessert, make it, and we add a candle. Boom. It’s like most other months, plus a candle. Except for the one year when…

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Honey Scones

Skip the sugar and enjoy these honey scones sweetened naturally with local honey. They're even better the next day, so great to make in advance for brunch! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Skip the sugar and enjoy these honey scones sweetened naturally with local honey. They’re even better the next day, so great to make in advance for brunch! I recently deleted the Facebook app from my phone, and I don’t plan to add it again. In fact, I’ve stepped away from a lot of social media at the moment. I still post some for the blog, of course, but personally, I’ve…

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Southwestern Barley Breakfast Bowls

Filling and easy to prepare, these hearty Southwestern Barley Breakfast Bowls make a great whole foods breakfast option. * GoodieGodmother.com

Filling and easy to prepare, these hearty Southwestern Barley Breakfast Bowls make a great whole foods breakfast option. I cannot function in the morning without a good breakfast. I need something filling, with a balance of protein, carbs, and fat to keep me from getting hangry before I’m even out the door. Cereal does not cut it for this girl. So to keep things interesting, I like to experiment with…

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Breads/ Breakfast

Elvis Sweet Rolls

A sweet roll worthy of The King of Rock and Roll, these peanut butter, banana, and bacon delights are aptly titled, Elvis Sweet Rolls. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A sweet roll worthy of The King of Rock and Roll, these peanut butter, banana, and bacon delights are aptly titled, Elvis Sweet Rolls. This Elvis sweet rolls recipe was 3 years and 90 minutes in coming. A few years back, when I was toying with the idea of a serious food blog instead of a home bakery, I started testing recipes. One day, a craving for cinnamon rolls struck…

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Churro Bagels

The perfect balance of cinnamon and sugar takes this breakfast favorite to the fair! Churro bagels are a perfect sweet breakfast treat, and leftovers freeze well for later. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

The perfect balance of cinnamon and sugar takes this breakfast favorite to the fair! Churro bagels are a perfect sweet breakfast treat, and leftovers freeze well for later.  I didn’t know this, but the Godfather and I grew up bagel snobs! Apparently, it’s what happens when one is raised in an area like South Florida with plenty of ex-New Yorkers who demand decent bagels. When I talk about “decent bagels”,…

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Pomegranate Vanilla Chia Seed Pudding Parfait

With fiber, protein, & seasonal fruit, one of our favorite make-ahead winter breakfasts or snacks is this pomegranate vanilla chia seed pudding parfait! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Pomegranates are a gorgeous winter fruit to enjoy in all sorts of recipes! One of my favorite easy breakfasts or snacks is this pomegranate vanilla chia seed pudding parfait. I’ve always loved pomegranates. As a kid, I thought it was so much fun to open the fruit and pick out the seeds one by one. I use more efficient peeling methods now, but a bowl of colorful pomegranate seeds still…

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Beverages/ Breakfast

Pumpkin Spice Mocha Protein Smoothie

Add a fall twist to your post workout recovery or meal replacement with this pumpkin spice mocha protein smoothie! * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Add a fall twist to your post workout recovery or meal replacement with this pumpkin spice mocha protein smoothie! On our road trip last month, the Godfather and I stopped at a rest stop somewhere along the highway to grab a coffee to share. I don’t remember the highway, nor the exact coffee shop. What I do remember is the different take on the classic pumpkin spice latte that we…

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Breakfast/ Main Dishes

Low Carb Jicama Breakfast Skillet

Give the traditional breakfast skillet a healthier makeover! Try this low carb jicama breakfast skillet next time you're in charge of brunch or want breakfast for dinner. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Give the traditional breakfast skillet a healthier makeover! Try this low carb paleo jicama breakfast skillet next time you’re in charge of brunch or want breakfast for dinner. Many years ago, I read about jicama on a low carb recipe makeover board. When I spied it in the grocery store, I picked one up and used it as a substitute for potatoes for breakfast one morning. We loved it! Jicama…

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Peach Basil Protein Smoothie

Peach Basil Protein Smoothie - seasonal ingredients make this unique protein smoothie recipe a favorite! * GoodieGodmother.com

Make your afternoon (or morning) protein smoothie exciting using fresh flavors and seasonal ingredients from the farmer’s market or your garden. This peach basil protein smoothie is a new favorite for this fitness-loving foodie! I ran into a girlfriend at the gym this morning, and the topic of working came up thanks to an article we’re reading for book club this month. It’s a good read if you have a…

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Maple Bacon Doughnuts

Sweet and salty are a wonderful combination and make these maple bacon doughnuts a treat that won't last long! Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Sweet and salty are a wonderful combination and make these maple bacon doughnuts a treat that won’t last long! I’m getting a little antsy to start posting the fall recipes, clearly. I have a few summer-ish recipes still coming, but the weather is starting to show the first signs of cooling (some days) and college football just started. So… fall flavors it is! And from the looks of it, maple…

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Apple Butter Cinnamon Rolls

Apple butter cinnamon rolls are a delicious fall breakfast idea! You can even make them in advance and freeze for later. Visit GoodieGodmother.com for the recipe

Apple butter and cinnamon are two of my favorite fall flavors. I’ve combined them in these apple butter cinnamon rolls! Do you know what I just realized darlings? Cinnamon rolls have a season for me, as I seem to make them most in the autumn! Well, at least I tend to make them mostly with autumn flavors mixed in (like these pumpkin cinnamon rolls). In full disclosure, these apple butter…

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