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Healthy Back to School Breakfast Recipes

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Now that August is almost more than halfway through, kids are going back to school and it’s time to start thinking about one of the most important meals of the day – breakfast. According to Steven Dowshen, MD with HealthyKids.org, “kids and teens who eat breakfast have more energy, do better in school, and eat healthier throughout the day.”Time can be a precious thing in the mornings, which is why we love breakfast meals that can be prepared ahead of time and even kept in the freezer and then defrosted before school. Instead of using butter or oil in the […]

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Gluten Free Apple Cinnamon Oats

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It’s officially almost the weekend, well, at least halfway through! On both Saturday and Sunday, I take the time to make a homemade hearty breakfast for my husband and I, giving us both time to catch up and enjoy each others company. I try to make healthier options for us and get creative in the process, which has actually become fun for me!Using fresh ingredients, fruits, vegetables, healthy fats, and proteins are definitely a staple in creating dishes and I’m a huge advocate of incorporating coconut oil into my breakfast items.Coconut oil is a healthy fat that contains medium chain […]

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Top 5 Healthy Homemade Breakfast Recipes

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With July coming to an end (I can’t believe I’m saying this), the focus will now start to shift from summer fun to prepping for all back to school needs. Besides spending time shopping for new clothes and school supplies, I have realized that a lot of families start to think about what breakfast items will be made and ways to keep this interesting. Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day and in my opinion, everyone should start the morning off with something. I’m a big fan of using coconut oil in my daily diet to […]

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