Breakfast

Healthier Pumpkin Muffins

Healthier Pumpkin Muffins. Made with coconut oil and honey. No refined sugars. 150 calories per muffin. | This Gal Cooks

First I made these Butterscotch Pumpkin Muffins. Then I made these Pumpkin Swirl Pancakes with Pumpkin Butter Topping. I thought it was time for a healthier pumpkin breakfast recipe so I made these Healthier Pumpkin Muffins. I’ve teamed up with Pompeian to create delicious recipes with Pompeian products. As a #PantryInsider, I was sent the […]

Roasted Tomatoes with Eggs and Quinoa

Roasted Tomatoes with Eggs and Quinoa | This Gal Cooks #healthy #breakfast

You guys. One time I made this really good healthy breakfast. Today I’m gonna share it with you. I made this Roasted Tomatoes with Eggs and Quinoa just for myself. Ken doesn’t like this type of breakfast food. He’s more of a pancakes and coffee cake fan. That’s not to say that I don’t like […]

Apple Pie Butterscotch Snickerdoodle Bread

Apple Pie Butterscotch Snickerdoodle Bread | This Gal Cooks

This bread is so good. And a little messy, too. But messy bread is alright when the mess comes from a crunchy cinnamon and brown sugar topping. Imagine biting into a slice of cinnamon toast filled with apple pie spice and butterscotch chips. If you make this bread, you won’t have to imagine that anymore. This […]

Sausage Cheddar and Olive Oil Muffins

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Let’s satisfy our hunger with a few of these Sausage Cheddar and Olive Oil Muffins. Did you know August is National Olive Oil Month? No joke, it really is. In honor of National Olive Oil Month, I’ve taken the Pompeian Pledge and replaced butter with extra virgin olive oil in some of my recipes. I use Pompeian extra virgin […]

Sweet Potato, Ham and Swiss Tart + Vegas

Sweet Potato, Ham and Swiss Tart on This Gal Cooks

Let’s enjoy an easy breakfast that can also be dined on for dinner. Let’s enjoy this Sweet Potato, Ham and Swiss Tart. I’m back! Back from vacation, that is. Last Wednesday Ken and I flew to Vegas for a vacation and learning experience! We flew back on Monday. Wait, did I say learning experience in […]

Over 25 Best Farmer Market Fresh Recipes

Over 25 Best Farmer Market Fresh Recipes - Cooking on the Front Burner for This Gal Cooks

Today I’m on vacation. My good blogging friend Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner is going to take over the blog today and share Over 25 Best Farmer Market Fresh Recipes with you! Hi, I’m Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner and excited to be here today while our friend Julie is having […]

Strawberry Peach Smoothie

Strawberry Peach Smoothie on This Gal Cooks

Grab a straw and sip on a healthy dairy free Strawberry Peach Smoothie. I’m dreaming of cool drinks, drier air, mountains and tons of great food. All of those things I’m dreaming of will become reality once I start vacation next week. Great food and cool drinks happen often in Florida. But dry air is […]

Maple Pecan Muffins

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Maple Pecan Muffins: a decadent pecan filled batter is  baked to perfection and then slightly broiled  presenting you with a dense, moist, flavorful muffin with a crunchy topping.  Can you believe that it’s been five days since I posted anything on the blog? I think that may be a record. And while I hate going […]

Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake on This Gal Cooks

This crazy good Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake is filled with blueberries and a pecan and toasted coconut streusel. Make a day ahead of time for best results. But if you can get up early enough on the day you want to eat it, make it in the morning! Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake This […]

Banana Almond Mocha Shake + The Ninja Ultima Blender

Banana Almond Mocha Shake on This Gal Cooks

This crazy good Banana Almond Mocha Shake is made with creamy almond butter, cocoa powder, fresh brewed coffee, lactaid milk (hooray for lactose free!) and a frozen banana. Add a little sugar free caramel syrup for an extra boost of flavor! Funny story about blenders: they can make epic messes when in the hands of […]

The Best Blueberry Banana Yogurt Muffins

The BEST Blueberry Banana Yogurt Muffins! Topped with a crunchy cinnamon sugar topping and filled with blueberries and chocolate chips!

These Blueberry Banana Yogurt Muffins are out of this world, crazy good! A cinnamon sugar crunchy topping and bittersweet chocolate chips set them apart from the others! A white Kitchen-Aid mixer? Am I totally lame or what? So I won a Kitchen-Aid stand mixer while at the BlogHer Food conference. I already have a red one but […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie: This easy to make, make ahead smoothie is made with frozen bananas, peanut butter, almond milk and Carnation Breakfast Essentials.

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Nestle, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #BreakfastEssentials http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie: This easy to make, make ahead smoothie is made with frozen bananas, peanut butter, almond milk and Carnation Breakfast Essentials. This smoothie is […]