Salted Caramel Pumpkin Pie Yogurt Parfait

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This salted caramel pumpkin pie yogurt parfait is a healthy, quick and easy snack, breakfast or dessert.  Like, really easy.  Like five minutes and you’re done easy.  That is definitely winning in my book.  Who has time for making desserts these days?  Not me!  Also, it’s fall.  In case you didn’t realize.  I’m not sure if you’ve seen all the pumpkin spice everything…everywhere.  There’s just something about adding pumpkin spice to anything in the fall to make it taste better, isn’t there?  This yogurt was no exception.  It was a deliciously pumpkin-y spice treat!yogurt parfait

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Goat Cheese Quiche

Goat cheese quiche – could there be a better idea than that in the history of quiche making?  I don’t think so.  Quiche sometimes seems old fashioned to me but sometimes seems like a totally delicious can’t have a brunch without it type of meal.  When quiche became popular in the 80’s, it was pretty basic.  Now, thanks to the internet and so many creative bloggers out there, there are SO MANY yummy varieties.  So, skip the cheddar cheese and bacon and get creative.  Make some goat cheese quiche asap.  goat cheese quiche

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Ad: Cookie bars

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Back to school time; when summer is starting to wind down and you are either [a] craving a routine, fall tv and pumpkin everything or [b] screaming and crying and already dreading the end of your lazy summer days.  No matter which group you fall into, you can’t do anything about it.  School will start.  The kids will need to be in a routine, which means mom and dad need to be back in a routine!  Sports and after school activities will begin taking over your weeks and suddenly everyone will be looking at you, wondering what the after school snack is.  Enter, TOLL HOUSE® refrigerated cookie dough.  This is SUCH a savior.  Why you ask?  Because you can take this cookie dough and make cookie bars!  Check them out! Cookie bars

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Ad: Make Ahead Breakfast Sandwiches and Lunch Wraps

Make Ahead Breakfast Sandwiches and Lunch Wraps

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #ReimagineYourRoutine #CollectiveBias

Who has time to make breakfast during the week?  Anyone…anyone?  That’s what I thought.  Whether you’re a working Mama or a (working) stay at home Mama, the Monday – Friday morning routine just isn’t easy.  I am constantly struggling to grab something to eat before I head out the door, often late.  I want something filling, healthy and easy.  Make ahead breakfast sandwiches to the rescue!  Y’all, these are easy to prep and seriously tasty.  Much tastier (and cheaper) than the fast food version.  Make ahead breakfast sandwiches

 

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Make Ahead French Toast

Make Ahead French Toast

Make Ahead French Toast – Creme brulee style.  It sounds complicated but it’s NOT.  The beauty of this dish is how easy it is to impress your brunch guests.  With only a little bit of effort.  It’s genius.  You start the night before, by throwing a few ingredients together, slicing up some challah bread and covering it with the milky, egg-y cinnamon-y goodness that makes french toast, well, french toast.  You let it sit overnight and simply pop it in the oven in the morning and BAM.  Easy no fuss brunch meal that will have your guests wondering where in the world did you find the time!

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