Make your friend’s day by “baking it forward” and sharing a treat with them. This delicious health banana bread is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. Indulge by adding chocolate chips or add mixed nuts for an extra crunch.
It’s tradition in the Nelson household to start the carbs early on holiday mornings. For Thanksgiving it’s always pumpkin waffles. However, by the time Christmas rolls around, we are usually craving them all over again. In my mind, the perfect holiday breakfast includes all the delicious flavor of pumpkin pie in waffle form.
My favorite part of the day is when the sun has just come up and the day is full of promises. My typically morning starts with a run followed by my favorite meal of the day… Oh how I live for breakfast. If cheesy hot chocolate, fresh yucca rolls, and cinnamon pastries are your thing, […]
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Who knew? That’s why I spent my entire rainy Sunday morning (aside from a trip down to Starbucks while the dough was rising) perfecting this English muffin recipe. Lucky for you, I made all the baking mistakes in my four trial runs so it should be […]
I’m 500 miles away from my dad, but today especially I wish I could rise and shine under my Kansas roof. Instead this Father’s Day morning I woke up nostalgic for my Dad’s company… and his famous pancake breakfasts. Some of my favorite childhood memories were around our kitchen island. My dad could turn ordinary […]
When it comes to running I tend to hit the pavement alone. For starters I’m not great about seeking out a running buddy, but I’m also stuck in my ways about getting my workout in before the sun rises. If I don’t do it first thing in the morning it just doesn’t happen – post-work […]
I love my carbs – I just don’t love them processed! It was after I really got into running (and peanut butter sandwiches) that noticed I could not pronounce half the ingredients on the store bought loaf’s label. I wanted to get back to my Kansas roots, literally, and make my own bread just as […]