Breakfast

{Deliciously Redundant} Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal

{Deliciously Redundant} Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal

Hello all! This recipe seemed like the perfect “I want a cookie for breakfast but also want to have something filling and nourishing” breakfast. And it was all the easier to make thanks to my new Rubbermaid Brilliance pantry containers and food storage containers! #ad […]

Western Breakfast Casserole (for a crowd)

Western Breakfast Casserole (for a crowd)

Hello all! We spent Sunday night at my grandparents’ beach house and closed out an amazing summer. My brother fried shrimp and my uncle bought a kite for the kids to fly. There were popsicles and boiled peanuts and time to sit and read while […]

Two surprising toast combos that are rocking my summer!

Two surprising toast combos that are rocking my summer!

Hello everyone!  I wanted to tell you all about two toast combos that are rocking my summer! The first many of you have seen me talk about on my instagram. Lots of you were skeptical, but slowly and surely toast eaters all across the US […]

A Thought for your summer meal sanity {part 2}

A Thought for your summer meal sanity {part 2}

A THOUGHT FOR YOUR SUMMER MEAL SANITY {part 2: the contradiction} . Here’s the thing about what I told you yesterday. It was 100% accurate when I wrote it a week ago. But in the past week, I have wanted bacon and eggs for breakfast […]

A thought for your Summer Meal Sanity {part 1}

A thought for your Summer Meal Sanity {part 1}

**mind you, this post is going to be in 2 parts, and they are going to contradict each other but I think it will make sense. Part 2 will be tomorrow ? . For me, breakfast is a declaration that while nutrition matters, my mind […]

Summer snacking: overnight oatmeal with peaches and homemade cashew butter

Summer snacking: overnight oatmeal with peaches and homemade cashew butter

I’ve gotten into a rhythm of eating a big morning snack (a few hours after breakfast) in order to tide me over to a later lunch. This way, I’m not hangry during whatever morning adventure we get into and I don’t make “lunch” out of […]

PEANUT BUTTER 101

PEANUT BUTTER 101

Hello! This post came about due to a large amount of questions surrounding peanut butter and my recent stirring method. People LOVE them some peanut butter and so do we! We go through around a jar a week over here.   FIRST, the method. See […]

The Daily Green

The Daily Green

Hello all! Here is by far one of the most popular, repeated, and delicious recipes on Naptime Kitchen. This smoothie was 100% inspired by my mom. She gave me the original recipe and method! Really, I think it’s more the METHOD than anything that makes […]

Strawberry Tomato Basil Toast

Strawberry Tomato Basil Toast

Yesterday’s lunch, which I plan to repeat as often as I can while the tomatoes are at their peak, the strawberries still red and juicy, and the basil still thriving. I was thrilled to learn the Whole Foods near us sells some of my favorite […]

Hydrating Collagen Water

Hydrating Collagen Water

This has become my favorite way to drink Vital Proteins. I started doing this when Nate and I went to San Diego. It seemed like the perfect to get some extra protein and vitamin C when traveling, which is much needed because our children sleep […]