Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

These oatmeal breakfast bars are a great make-ahead option for busy summer (or school) mornings. Even kids that aren’t fans of regular oatmeal will gobble these up. With a texture similar to a chewy granola bar, they are a delicious and filling breakfast. These bars are very adaptable. You can …

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Homemade Pancake Syrup

Have you ever stopped to read the ingredients in store-bought pancake syrup? Most contain quite a few ingredients that are not normally found in our kitchens. So I’ve got a solution . . . a simple recipe for homemade pancake syrup. I started making my own homemade pancake syrup when …

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An assortment of muffins made from homemade muffin mix.

Homemade Muffin Mix

Do you like a warm, muffin fresh from the oven. I sure do. I don’t think a cold muffin is a particularly appetizing breakfast. So I figured out a way to turn my favorite muffin recipe into a homemade muffin mix so that I can whip up fresh muffins, even …

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peanut butter baked oatmeal

Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal

Need a quick breakfast idea? How about baked oatmeal? This peanut butter baked oatmeal is a family favorite. It is a filling breakfast and feeds the 5 of us for two mornings. Since it contains oatmeal and peanut butter, it helps fill up my growing boys. Some fresh fruit and …

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