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5 Favourite Hot Oatmeal Recipes

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There’s a chill in the air. Actually, that’s a lie because it’s quite warm outside as I write this post. I’m in a tank top and shorts right now! Hardly Fall temperatures, but then again it’s still summer for another week. However, tomorrow morning is supposed to be a classic Fall morning- crisp, 8C, sunny, […]

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5-Minute Oatmeal Power Bowl

This is what I’ve been eating for breakfast every morning for the past month. It’s total comfort food and makes me feel amazing, even after a night of little sleep. I don’t know about you, but when I find something that I love, I have to have it every. single. day. until I’m sick of […]

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All-Natural Pumpkin Butter From Scratch + Many Ways To Use It!

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If you’ve been reading this blog for a year or longer, you may know that I’m head over heels for Homemade Pumpkin Butter. Not only is it one of the most popular recipes on the blog, but it’s also a personal favourite. I eagerly make several batches every fall and winter (umm, and apparently during […]

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Apple Pie Oatmeal

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For whatever reason, I have this burning desire to take otherwise ‘normal’ recipes and turn them into      spin-offs of my favourite desserts. Carrot Cake Oatmeal. Apple Pie Muffin Tops. Pumpkin Pie Monster. Zucchini Bread oatmeal. Oatmeal Cookie VOO. Pumpkin Pie VOO. Pecan Pie ‘Truffles’. You might call this weird, but I call it totally normal…as […]

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Baked Apples Stuffed with Cinnamon Date Pecan Oatmeal

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I’m a multi-tasking addict. It’s sad to say that I can’t perform many tasks without doing other things at the same time. For instance, when I was making this recipe yesterday, I was also cooking 2 other recipes, shooting photography, and doing computer work at the same time. That’s just how I function most days. […]

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Baked Cherry Pie Breakfast Pudding

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I somehow managed to fit everything in yesterday! It was truly a proud moment. I managed to squeeze in a great heart-pumping workout + Whittle My Middle 2 with Eric. However, my WMM2 victim willing participant is getting a bit unruly! Last night Eric decides that it would be fun to POKE me as I […]

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Comforting Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal With All The Fixins’

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Good morning! Hope you are having a great start to your week. Well, my dinner recipe didn’t turn out exactly as I wanted it to last night, so that post will be coming up later. I just need to tweak it a bit more! It has been a while since I have done a breakfast […]

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Creamy PB + J Oatmeal Parfait

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Holy smokes it’s Friday again! I swear it feels like it was just Friday. Yesterday’s workout was FUN. I love the feeling of renewed enthusiasm after a day off. I did a 3 mile run: 3 min walking warm-up Mile 1: 6.0 mph, incline 2% Mile 2: 6.5 mph, incline 5% (such a hard mile!!!) […]

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Double Chocolate Sweet Potato Oatmeal

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Last night as I watched American Idol draw out two long hours of results, I had some time to do some thinking. I wanted to create a fun Friday breakfast to celebrate the approaching weekend, incorporating fresh sweet potato into my morning oatmeal. I wasn’t in the mood to bake anything or for it to […]

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Early Morning Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal

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Every morning around 6am my alarm clock goes off. It starts quietly and gets progressively louder and more annoying if I try to fall back to sleep. I’m usually in the middle of some random dream and I think about it for a few minutes as I try to will myself back to sleep. If […]

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