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Tag: Breakfast

7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas

| May 3, 2017 | 22 Comments
7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas

  7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas Are you planning to cook breakfast for Mom on Mother’s Day? It’s a great way to show her how much you love her. She can sleep late and wake to a wonderfully prepared meal just for her. Moms usually love being served breakfast, especially if they’re always the […]

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Looking To Shed Post-Holiday Pounds? Eggs Are A Quick, Healthy Solution!

| November 30, 2016 | 19 Comments
Looking To Shed Post-Holiday Pounds? Eggs Are A Quick, Healthy Solution!

Looking To Shed Post-Holiday Pounds? Eggs Are A Quick, Healthy Solution! Everyone looks forward to the holiday season — and the delicious food that comes with it. But every mom knows that after dinner with the in-laws, holiday brunch with the kids, and all that turkey and gravy, soon enough you’ve packed on a few […]

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Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

| November 16, 2016 | 11 Comments
Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

  Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes I love pancakes. I am sure you all do but restrain yourselves because you consider them high-calorie sweet treats. This is not necessarily true. A few simple changes in the pancake base will reduce their calorie content. Plus, pancake recipes allow experimenting with other ingredients that will […]

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Homemade Granola Bars‏ Recipe #BackToSchool

| August 26, 2016 | 12 Comments
Homemade Granola Bars‏ Recipe #BackToSchool

    Homemade Granola Bars‏ Granola is a great breakfast that is filling and satisfying. It usually consists of rolled oats, nuts, honey and something to sweeten it up just a little, like brown sugar. This recipe is slightly different as it does not contain any oats. It is also a great snack for when […]

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Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast

| May 13, 2016 | 11 Comments
Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast

  Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast Over the past few years, there has been a shift in people becoming more conscious about where their food and products are coming from.  People are looking more into purchasing products that help to sustain the resources of our planet. Some of the solutions these companies […]

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Bacon and Egg Cups Recipe ~ World Egg Day #Thankful4Eggs

| October 9, 2015 | 18 Comments
Bacon and Egg Cups Recipe ~ World Egg Day #Thankful4Eggs

  World Egg Day is celebrated every year on the second Friday in October. On World Egg Day, events are held across the world celebrating the egg.  Share on Twitter why you’re thankful for eggs by using the hashtag #Thankful4Eggs. On such a special day, I thought I would share one of my favourite egg recipes, the […]

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Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

| April 17, 2015 | 21 Comments
Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

Cinnamon French Toast is ideal for breakfast on a school day as it’s so easy and fast to make before your kids head out for a busy day. They can also be prepared by your children, with supervision of course, for a special breakfast to mom and dad on their birthday, for Mother’s Day or for Father’s day. Who does […]

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Shredded Wheat: A Simple Warm Winter Breakfast #Recipe

| January 23, 2015 | 18 Comments
Shredded Wheat: A Simple Warm Winter Breakfast #Recipe

There is nothing more comforting on a cold winter’s morning than a warm breakfast. I find it takes the chill off and gives me just the relief I need to head out into the brisk winter air with my dog for her first walk of the day. Warm breakfasts are not always easy to make […]

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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins #Recipe

| May 30, 2014 | 23 Comments
Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins #Recipe

This muffin has a cake like texture and his super moist with a delicious banana chocolate taste. PrintBanana Chocolate Chip Muffins Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 20 minutesTotal Time: 30 minutes Yield: 12 muffins Ingredients1 3/4 cups of all purpose flour 1/2 cup of granulated sugar 3 tsp. of baking Powder 1/2 tsp. of salt […]

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My Personal Healthy Breakfast Recipe for the Whole Family

| September 20, 2013 | 20 Comments
My Personal Healthy Breakfast Recipe for the Whole Family

I’ve adapted this tasty recipe from Terigentes.com.  I’m always looking for ways to simplify food.  I grew up eating whole foods and was fortunate to grow up in a family who cherished meal times, high quality food and the joy of cooking. I know that many families have a rushed morning.  We know what that’s […]

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Blueberry Rhubarb Muffins a.k.a. Summer Muffins

| June 14, 2013 | 2 Comments
Blueberry Rhubarb Muffins a.k.a. Summer Muffins

My daughter eats these muffins two at a time. They are light, fluffy and filled with flavour. I find myself baking a lot of heavier banana-type muffins in the fall and winter months and this muffin is definitely different in texture and flavour from those. These muffins are a great source of fiber and protein […]

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First Post and “Tender” Days

| June 3, 2013 | 6 Comments
First Post and “Tender” Days

Hello! I’m delighted to be included on one of the best sites this glorious city has to offer for moms! As a working mom to 3.5 year-old “Little Man” and wife of 8 years to “Big Man”, as well as working for a wonderful organization, I will be writing about life as a working mom, […]

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Greek Yogurt the way Grandma used to make

| May 31, 2013 | 4 Comments
Greek Yogurt the way Grandma used to make

With so much emphasis on eating higher protein foods, Greek yogurt has achieved significant popularity in North America in the last few years. Every celebrity doctor and trainer is constantly highlighting the benefits of incorporating Greek yogurt into our diets. I’m all for it. Spread the word,  we Greeks have known it all along however […]

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The Easiest Breakfast your Kids will Love with Kraft Philadelphia Chocolate!

| May 17, 2013 | 11 Comments
The Easiest Breakfast your Kids will Love with Kraft Philadelphia Chocolate!

I purchase Philadelphia cream cheese at least twice a month to prepare my favourite nacho dip and to eat with a bagel. When I went grocery shopping last week to purchase it, I noticed that Kraft Philadelphia came out with a new spread: the Chocolate Philly. It must be good, since I went to purchase […]

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Ottawa Network for Education – Feeding Kids the Most Important Meal of the Day

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Ottawa Network for Education – Feeding Kids the Most Important Meal of the Day

  We all know how our concentration, productivity and effectiveness suffers when we are hungry.  The Ottawa Network for Education (ONFE) realizes this and their School Breakfast Program is helping hungry kids get breakfast – the most important meal of the day. A study completed by the Toronto School Board shows that kids that participated […]

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