Tuna and Apple Lunchbox Sammies

Tuna and Apple Lunchbox Sammies

As we approach another school year, many of us will be packing lunches for our kids, and often times for ourselves as well.  I always end up trying to find new and fun lunchbox meals outside of the same, boring old sandwiches.  Well, I've come to the rescue with my Tuna and Apple Lunchbox Sammies!  They're a new, fun lunch idea that both you and your kids will totally love! The delicious tuna salad is made from Bumble Bee Premium Albacore Tuna in pouches.  These handy Bumble Bee tuna pouches make prep really easy, and clean-up quick.  They're perfect to open up, get lunches made and out the door in no time at all!  I also like them, as they store easily in the pantry, and barely take up any space!  (Nice bonus, right?!)  The cans are great as Continue Reading...

Blueberry Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

Blueberry Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

The perfect Breakfast Bar Recipe! Loaded with juicy blueberries and topped with a brown sugar-oatmeal crumble, these Oatmeal Breakfast Bars are a delicious breakfast bar recipe.  Great to enjoy fresh out of the pan, or wrap up and freezer, these blueberry oatmeal bars are fantastic. One of our very favorite back to school treats are these blueberry oatmeal breakfast bars. This breakfast bar recipe is great for rushed school mornings. We will often make a batch, enjoy a few fresh out of the oven and then wrap and freeze the rest. Blueberry oatmeal bars also make a great after-school snack with a glass of milk! In the very near future, we will be back in the swing of things with the start of a new school year.  My son will be starting the first grade, and I'm really Continue Reading...

German Chocolate Brownie Bites

German Chocolate Brownie Bites

Today is my husband's birthday.  Pretty much every year he requests German Chocolate for his birthday cake.  Last year was a big milestone birthday for him, and I had a big German Chocolate Cake made for a get-together we had here at our place to celebrate.  Since we did the big cake last year, I decided to still do German Chocolate, but with brownies.  Meet the cute and delicious German Chocolate Brownie Bite! These brownie bites are certainly cute, but every little morsel is packed with some serious flavor.  These moist brownies are topped with a delicious, home made coconut-pecan frosting that is traditional with most German Chocolate cakes.  I added some mini-chocolate chips, to amp up the chocolate, which compliments the brownie perfectly! To create the brownie bites, I Continue Reading...

Funfetti Frosted Fruity Pebble Treats

Funfetti Frosted Fruity Pebble Treats

Cereal treats brought to a whole new, fun and colorful level!  Fruity pebble cereal treats are topped with a delicious marshmallow cream cheese frosting, and loads of sprinkles.  These will bring a smile to everyone's face! What is it about sprinkles that just makes people happy?  The colorful confetti-like appearance that reminds you of a party?  Perhaps the candy-like sweetness and being pared with a delicious confection of some sort?  When I made these colorful Funfetti Frosted Fruity Pebble Treats, it brought an immediate smile to my little boys' face. When I pulled the sprinkles out of the pantry to decorate the treats, my son was immediately by my side asking, "Can I help?"  Knowing to never say no to a child asking to help in the kitchen, I immediately reaffirmed his Continue Reading...

Cranberry Almond Energy Bites

Cranberry Almond Energy Bites

I don't know about you, but I really can't get through the day without a good snack.  Especially mid-morning and mid-afternoon when its still a couple hours from the next meal.  I just want a little something to tide me over until lunch or dinner.  I also like a little something to give me a bit of energy when my butt is dragging! (Pardon my phrasing, but its the best way to describe it.)  :)  These Cranberry Almond Energy Bites are the perfect solution for the mid-day snack! These snack bites are made with little morsels of goodness that create a rather healthy snack.  Pureed almonds, oatmeal, maple syrup and almond butter along with dried cranberries and white chocolate chips come together for an excellent bite-sized treat.  They have the taste and texture of oatmeal cookie dough, Continue Reading...

70+ Best Ever Brownie Recipes

70+ Best Ever Brownie Recipes

Is there a dad out there that doesn't enjoy a good brownie?  I think pretty much every man I know (Dad or not) loves a great brownie, and to be honest, I LOVE brownies even more.  I'm always looking for new and delicious brownie recipes, and delectable goodies to add to brownie batter. I put the word out to some of my other food blogger friends, and I brought together some of the most delicious and highly popular brownie recipes out there.  There are a wide variety of brownies in this round-up collection of over 70 recipes, so there is something for everyone. Here they are!  Over 70 of the most fantastic brownie recipes you'll ever find! Double Chocolate Turtle Bars by Delightful E Made Nutella Oreo Brownie Bites by A Worthy Read Fudgy Brownies with Crunchy Continue Reading...

Spring Rice Krispie Cake

Spring Rice Krispie Cake

Spring Rice Krispie Cake Recipe This rice krispie cake recipe will be your new favorite spring treat!  Super easy to make, this rice krispie cake is made in a bundt pan, and loaded with colorful spring M&M's candies, and drizzled with pretty pastel candy melts. Perfect for Easter and a fun, kid-friendly treat! Spring Rice Krispie Cake recipe - the perfect Easter Treat! This super simple rice krispie cake recipe is the ultimate Easter treat. Made with a simple rice krispie treat base and added to a Bundt pan to create the shape. White Chocolate M&M candies are added to the cereal treats and then decorated with colorful candy melts, this rice krispie cake will be a show-stopper for your Easter dinner or spring celebration. As a kid, I ate what seems to be thousands of Continue Reading...