Showing posts with label healthy snacks. Show all posts
Showing posts with label healthy snacks. Show all posts

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

New Honey Bunches of Oats Morning Energy Cinnamon Crunch

Our family is always looking for new healthy snacks & quick breakfasts to try. I can't wait to try these they sound awesome !
Cinnamon Breakfast Squares with Yogurt and Berries Prep Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 45 minutes Ingredients 1 cup Honey Bunches of Oats Morning Energy Cinnamon Crunch cereal 1/3 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon sa It 3 Tablespoons sugar 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 3 eggs 1/2 cup nonfat milk 2 Tablespoons melted butter, cooled 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 container (6 ounces) Greek yogurt 3 cups fresh berries (blackberries, raspberries, blueberries, strawberries) or favorite fruit of choice Honey, for drizzling Nutmeg or Cinnamon, for sprinkling Directions Heat oven to 425 degrees. Lightly butter and flour an 8-inch square pan, or coat lightly with nonstick cooking spray. In a mixing bowl, stir together the cereal, flour, baking powder, salt, sugar and cinnamon. While stirring, slightly crush the cereal using the back of the spoon or rubber scraper; set aside. In another bowl, beat eggs until well blended. Add milk, melted butter and vanilla, and mix well. Combine egg mixture with flour mixture. Pour batter (it will be thin) into prepared baking pan. Bake for 18-20 minutes or until it is set when lightly touched in the middle. Remove from oven and set on wire rack to cool for 10 minutes. To serve, cut into 6 equal-sized bars and place on serving plates. Top each square with a dollop of Greek yogurt, surround with fruit, and drizzle with honey. Sprinkle with nutmeg or cinnamon and serve immediately. Serves 6.

Monday, August 26, 2013


My 1st grader packs his lunch everyday. He loves yogurt , but doesn't want me to pack it in his lunch because he has trouble opening them. Squeez'Ems are the perfect solution. All he has to do is unscrew the cap and no messy containers ! With Squeez'Ems, Kids Can Be Top Of The Class In Eating A Healthy Lunch By Bringing Their Favorite Blended or Smooth Foods Along To School In Their Lunch Boxes
Squeez’Em reusable food pouches are here to give kiddos an innovative (and fun!) way to bring their favorite healthy yogurts, apple or pear sauce and other puréed or blended foods along to school with them in their lunch boxes! Parents who want to give their kids a healthy homemade lunch, kids with allergies and families who prioritize going green will love the new Screw Top Squeez'Ems! With their wide opening, Squeez'Ems are easy to fill, clean, and store, and they are BPA, PVC, and Phthalate free. Because they are refillable and reusable, Squeez’Ems are an earth-friendly alternative to store-bought premade food pouches. This makes them perfect for families concerned about the environment! Also, Squeez’Ems are great for kids with allergies to store-bought foods, as parents can easily fill the reusable pouches with purées specific to their child’s diet. Many of today’s premade puréed food pouches are actually less healthy than they seem, as they contain an abundance of preservatives and sugars. Because Squeez’Ems reusable food pouches can be filled with whatever the parents choose, they are a fantastic solution for those concerned over the nutrition content of premade store-bought food pouches! Squeez’Em is comprised of just one piece to eliminate the worry over losing parts. It features a new screw top lid that turns clockwise to prevent accidental opening. It guarantees a tighter, 100% leak-proof seal! Also, the pouch has an open window so that kids can view their fave purées inside. Both practical and cost-conscious at just $7.99 per duo-pack, Squeez’Ems are the ultimate must-have for the kids’ lunch boxes this school year! For more info on Squeez’Ems, please visit Squeez'Ems are available at BabiesRUs stores and