Cookies for breakfast? That sounds like a great idea to me! I found this recipe for Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies a few years back when I was reviewing Bob’s Red Mill Everyday Gluten-Free Cookbook and thought this would be a good time to repost them. They are great for busy school day mornings […]Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies — NancyC
Don’t these look yummy?
I can’t wait to try this breakfast recipe that this blogger made and enjoyed. Great for a nice Sunday morning breakfast or weekday for the kids before school treat. Let me know how you like it. Cause who doesn’t LOVE cookies? Especially for breakfast!!!
I so love eggs. They are little bundles of joy for making so many recipes and things and you know they are so good for our health.
I use eggs on my face. My sister uses egg shells to make art. I use eggs for making quiche, fry eggs in a wok and for making these egg cupcakes.
Don’t you love ❤️ the way that sounds?
I enjoy making these and I thought I’d share them with you!
What you will need:
12 medium eggs
2 cups of baby spinach
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
1/2 diced ham steak
1 small tomato,chopped OR add a few baby tomatoes whole
Pre-heat oven to 350 Grease a 12 cup muffin tin.
Whisk and mix all of the above together (But hold off on the spinach leaves) and pour in a cupcake or muffin tin. Add a teaspoon of salt and pepper. Stir in spinach,ham,tomatoes.
Use a 1/3 cup measure and scoop mixture into each muffin cup.
Bake in oven until eggs are puffed and the center is set. Approx. 20 minutes.
Place a small pat of butter on each one when done before serving.
If you want to make these with another cheese…try it. You will find yourself and your sweetie or family wanting even more.
GLOrious Face Mask
Want tighter skin and a glow? Take a farm fresh organic egg and crack it separating the egg white from the yolk. Add a dash of lemon. Whisk on. Place on a clean face. Enjoy for 15 -20 minutes. It will stiffen up on your face.
Rinse with a a smidge of facial cleanser or facial soap on a luke warm wash cloth.
Follow with a cotton pad with a rosewater facial toner.
Add a dollop of moisturizer and eye cream or gel and get some ZZZZ’s. Wake up refreshed and glowing.
Protect your Neck
Just for kicks and to tighten my skin. I like to make an egg white neck mask. Simply whisk up one egg and place on your neck towards your chest. All you need is a thin coat.. Leave this DIY mask on at least 15 minutes. Rinse and hydrate with your favorite moisturizer and paint the town red!
Even if it is just social distancing with your bestie or sweetie for a drink of lemonade in the back yard patio this 4th weekend.
You know by now I love to cook or bake. My husband will tell you I kiss better!
But he eats ALL my meals and cleans his plate so go figure!
Here is a recipe from a cookbook someone gifted me.The book is called No Bake Cookies,Bars & Pies. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this cookbook. Since it is a long holiday weekend I thought I’d make these cookies for 4th of July. Wish me luck!
This recipe is quite appropriate for the 4th of July.
It is former President Jimmy Carter’s cookie recipe.
What you will need:
2/3 C. of sugar
2/3 C corn syrup
1 tsp. vanilla
1 1/4 C. chunky peanut butter
3 C. corn flakes cereal
In a large saucepan over medium heat,combine sugar and corn syrup. Bring to a boil and add vanilla and peanut butter. Stir until well mixed. Gently mix in corn flakes. Drop the tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper. Cookies will harden as they cool.
Hope you like them!
Happy 4th for those of you who celebrate!
I love makeup but I also love to cook. Let’s celebrate every single day in our own way! Missing going to our fave Mexican eatery I had a craving for something. So I am making Margaritas and a crisp cold salad and this recipe. I am watching my calories since the pandemic has me filling all of my cravings for food and sweets. It is tough isn’t it?
Here is a recipe I enjoy for healthy Mexican sliders.
1 lb of ground turkey
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1/4 tsp black pepper
1tbsp chili powder
1 avocado mashed
8 tomato slices
4 reduced fat pepper jack cheese
Prepare in a medium bowl,mix together turkey,chili powder,garlic powder,and black pepper. Divide your turkey into 8 different portions to make a slider shape into a patty.
Place patty in frying pan. cook well for at least 3 to 5 minutes
Place burger on a bun and top with 2 tsp avocado, 1 tomato slice and 1/2 a cheese slice. OR switch it up and create your own version to suit your taste!
Life is delicious!
Or for yourself and your Valentine too. You don’t need one to enjoy this yumminess!
Sweet and Sexy Asian Meatballs
1 package (12 oz.) of Italian meatballs (fully cooked) Or you can make them from scratch!
1/2 cup of Asian hoisin sauce
4 tsp. brown sugar
2 tablespoons of rice wine vinegar
1 tsp of Sriracha hot chili sauce
1 clove of fresh garlic minced
1/2 tsp. of ground ginger
At the end before serving add sliced green onions and a sprinkle of sesame seeds to garnish.
In a saucepan add all of the above ingredients but not the meatballs. Warm up the ingredients and keep stirring.
Next, add the meatballs,stir, cover and cook. Prepare on medium high heat until done.
I like to serve over Jasmine rice. Your house will smell divine! And serve with delicious aromatic jasmine tea 🍵 .
Add a dash of something naughty and sweet and some Prosecco and you are all set!
As I always say I love to COOK and entertain for one or for a crowd.
Enjoy these yummy bites!
Happy Valentines Day!
We woke up to 80 degrees last week and today to temperatures in the 30’s in sunny Florida. Who says we don’t get cold weather? Here in Jacksonville Fl we do!
So I warm us up with food! Soup and dumplings are my Southern husbands favorite.
Dumpling soup requires making dumplings first. Afterwards you place in the soup broth. But I like to also CHEAT and make it easier by cooking the broth and ingredients below and using frozen dumplings for the soup already made and found at the Asian grocery store. Obviously, serving dumplings alone with a cup of green jasmine tea is a perfect meal in itself!
Here is what you will need:
1 package of wonton wrappers
1 bunch of scallions sliced
8 oz. of ground pork (or shrimp)
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1/2tsp. of sugar
1 tsp of soy sauce
*For Dumpling soup I also like to add baby corn pieces (available by the can)
And cut up a few snow peas or baby bok choy.
The meaning of eating dumplings at Chinese new year means MONEY! They are shaped like a golden piece. Hence that’s why we eat them.
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Put 8 to 10 cups of chicken broth, a piece of fresh ginger (peeled) 1 tablespoon of dark soy sauce, sprinkle of sesame oil, S & P to taste in a soup pot and bring to a boil. Then simmer the broth.
For soup I also like to add baby corn pieces (available by the can)
Or a few pieces of baby Bok Choy for some healthy greens.
Garnish with sliced scallions on top of soup after you have added the dumplings.
Ready to serve.
For another recipe I also like to Steam Dumplings (and get a quick steam facial from the bamboo steamer when I pull them out). Next, I like to add them to a saute pan with a dash of oil and little water and cook their little bottoms until crispy and a bit brown edged. So delish!
A healthy cup of hot Asian tea ends a meal or snack beautifully. And although I NEVER saw a fortune cookie in Hong Kong I still love those crunchy vanilla delights with the secret message inside.
Happy Chinese New Year...Gong Hei Fat Choy!
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Try this Smoothie filled with Superfood your body will love!
What you will need is:
1 cup of frozen blueberries
1 cup of almond milk
2 cups of baby spinach
Place all of the above in a blender and puree until smooth. It will be lush and rich and thick.
Dreamy and creamy and energizing before or after your holiday shopping and rushing around!
Take care of yourself!
Yummy and easy to make… Simply had to share especially with these crazy busy holidays! Enjoy Diane’s awesomeness.
This is the best tasting and easiest homemade Chinese Bourbon Chicken recipe I have ever had! I always loved the Bourbon Chicken at the Chinese restaurants but never found a recipe to come close. This recipe is made with skinless, boneless chicken thighs where you pour marinade over the chicken, let it sit in the […]