How To Cook Bacon in a Cast Iron Skillet

Wondering how to cook bacon in a cast iron skillet? You’re in the right place! Plus…keep reading for a FREE BACON offer! We find that using cast iron gives bacon a delectable crunch that no other cooking method can quite re-produce. We also like to cook bacon in the oven, but it takes a little more time and heats up the house a bit too much in the summer.   To cook bacon in a cast iron skillet you’ll need: Cast Iron Skillet Grease Splatter Screen Clear Lid to fit Skillet (optional) Plate with paper towels Tongs Bacon (ButcherBox) 2 …

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Mom’s Quiche Recipe

This quiche recipe was originally handed down to me by my mom. When I was in high school, she helped with the prom day after breakfast and adapted the recipe they used into this one. This must be where I get my inability to exactly follow a recipe without adding some embellishments 😉 We make this quiche for Christmas morning every year. It’s a perfect “make ahead” breakfast. I simply get up early and take it from the fridge and set it on the counter while I do my Christmas Morning “stuff”. Then, I preheat the oven so that I …

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Breakfast Frittata Keto Friendly

66% fat~5% net carb~28% protein Note that the links in this blog are affiliate links when possible. An “affiliate link” is a way for me to earn money to help support my business. Affiliate links cost you nothing extra. They work like this: You choose to click on an affiliate link on my website and make a purchase. Depending on my relationship with that company you just purchased from–I earn either a small percentage or a fixed amount for “referring” you to the company. I only refer you to products and brands that I have used in the past or …

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Easy Sausage & Potatoes in the Crock pot

Easy Sausage & Potatoes in the Crock pot I just love my crockpot, don’t you? This is such an easy and delicious recipe, I don’t know why I don’t make it more often. You can experiment with the types of meat you use. Try hamburger, ground turkey, crumbled bacon or Temp-ah instead of using sausage. Leftovers are perfect reheated the next day for lunch (or breakfast) 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Servings: 16 servings Author: Tara Wright Ingredients1 lb Sausage5 lbs Potato2 tbsp Olive Oil1 tsp Salt2 tsp Ground Black Pepper1/2 tsp Garlic Powder InstructionsWash …

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Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Pumpkin Spice Muffins These are our favorite pumpkin muffin recipe. The mashed banana is the secret ingredient that brings the flavors all together. This recipe makes 32 muffins. 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Servings: 32 Muffins Author: Tara Wright Ingredients15 ounce pumpkin puree (can)1 Banana (mashed)4 large egg (lightly beaten)1 tbsp Pure Vanilla Extract1 tbsp Pumpkin Pie Spice1 tbsp cinnamon1/2 cup Unsweetened Almond Milk (or milk of choice)1/2 cup olive oil1 cup coconut sugar1/2 cup Organic Unsulphured Blackstrap Molasses1 cup Spelt Flour1/2 cup Garbanzo Bean Flour1/2 cup almond flour2 tsp baking powder2 tsp Baking Soda1/2 …

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Whole Grain French Toast: No Refined Sugar

A whole-grain french toast recipe that uses no refined sugar. We top it with a raspberry compote made with honey while cooking the french toast. Kid and mom approved! Whole Grain French Toast w/ Raspberry topping French toast can easily be transformed into a healthy breakfast with a few tweaks. We top this healthy french toast with a quick to make raspberry topping. 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Servings: 6 people Author: Tara Wright IngredientsFrench Toast12 slice Whole Grain Bread5 large egg2/3 c Unsweetened …

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Power Muffins

A hearty muffin to get your day started right. These muffins are flexible. To make them gluten-free simply replace the spelt flour with oat flour. You can mix up the type of fruit you use in them and even add cinnamon for a bite of spice. Healthy Power Muffins You wouldn’t know that these muffins are healthy if I hadn’t told you. The combination of flours really do the trick. 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 25 minutes Total Time: 45 minutes Servings: 16 People Author: Tara Wright Ingredients1 cup Garbanzo Bean …

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Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are a fast, easy and delicious way to get in a filling breakfast. Recipes are versatile and can easily be varied to switch up tastes and flavors. This is a basic recipe to get you started. Overnight Oats 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Prep Time: 5 minutesCook Time: 8 hours Total Time: 8 hours 5 minutes Servings: 16 Servings Ingredients1/2 cup Old Fashioned Oats1/2 cup Plain Greek Yogurt2/3 cup Water (may also use any milk)1 tsp Honey (or maple syrup, agave, rice syrup)1/2 tsp Pure Vanilla Extract InstructionsIn a small (3­/4 cup) container that has …

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Greek Yogurt & Fruit Pancakes

These pancakes are high in protein but remain tender and delicious. A single recipe yields approximately 16 pancakes. Double the recipe and freeze extras for weekday meals/snacks. Whole Grain Yogurt & Fruit Pancakes These whole grain pancakes are moist with the perfect amount of rise. You won’t be able to tell they are grain free!Note that the nutrition facts include a cup of strawberry preserves for the topping! 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Prep Time: 30 minutesCook Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 1 hour Servings: 8 People Author: Tara Wright Ingredients1/2 cup whole wheat flour1/2 …

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Banana Bread Pancakes

Whole Grain Banana Bread Pancakes Banana Bread meets Pancakes. Oh yeah!! Drizzle these with a little maple syrup and you’ve got a delicious and nutritious breakfast that’s both mom and kid friendly. 0 from 0 votes Print Pin Rate Cuisine: Traditional Recipes Servings: 5 People Author: Tara Wright Ingredients1 1/2 cups Old Fashioned Oats (old fashioned works best)1/2 cup whole wheat flour (or try a gluten free flour)2 tsp baking powder1 tsp cinnamon1 1/2 cups Unsweetened Almond Milk2 Banana (the more ripe they are, the better the flavor)1 tsp Pure Vanilla Extract1 tbsp Coconut Oil (I prefer Tropical Traditions brand) …