Super Healthy, Protein-Packed Breakfast Cookies

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My husband and I just ain’t got time for breakfast. He’s a grab-a-coffee-and-chug-it-on-the-way-to-work kinda guy. I’m a stay-at-home mom of three under 3, so nobody cares if I eat anything before nap time because they want their breakfast NOW. When I discovered the idea of breakfast cookies I was so super excited. Pinterest really comes… Read More

Chocolate Lasagna

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This is the week that I’ve been looking forward to and dreading all summer. It’s time for the kids to go back to school! Now, let me be clear that they NEED to go back. My 2nd and 4th grader have been getting crazy lately because their normal routine is all out of whack. They… Read More

How to Make Rice Krispie Pops (VIDEO)

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  Happy How-To Monday, everyone! Today, we have our Lil’ Baby Gizmo Testers showing you how to make a quick, easy and yummy treat for the family. This is one of their favorite snacks after school and to take to parties. This past weekend was the perfect opportunity to whip up a batch for our… Read More

Pancakes, Waffles And French Toast Breakfasts

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It’s Friday, the weekend is here! So let’s look at some fun weekend breakfast ideas. Like warm, mouthwatering pancakes, crisp, buttery waffles, and ooey gooey French toast! Sure, you shouldn’t eat these guys every single morning, but when cheat day rolls around, these are the delicious dessert-type recipes you’re going to want to make! Cinnamon… Read More

Creative Christmas Cupcake Ideas

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Am I the only one who lives in their kitchen during the holiday season? As soon as December is here, I feel like I’m constantly baking. There’s parties, church events, family gatherings, and lots of baking to do for all my loved ones. One of my favorite things to bake are cupcakes! There are so… Read More

Thanksgiving Treats

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Thanksgiving is all about food, and if you missed it, we covered pumpkin dessert dishes yesterday treats. But there’s so much more! Today, we’re sharing delicious treats ideas, from cupcakes, to cookies, cake pops and more, here is a great selection of treats that you and your family will love making and eating!   Pumpkin… Read More

Soft Baked Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Cookies

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This is what is happening on the food blog – SkinnyNotSkinny.com – today! These are the BEST cookies I’ve made in a while, so you must go quickly! Go. Get the recipe to these Soft Baked Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Cookies and make them. Today. As in now. You won’t be sorry. GET THE RECIPE… Read More

Thanksgiving Side Dishes

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Since I’m a vegetarian, I obviously don’t eat the main turkey course for Thanksgiving dinner. Instead, I live for the side dishes that day. And honestly, our family makes so many side dishes that leave me completely full. So I’ve rounded up a bunch of delicious Thanksgiving side dishes for you! And if you’re a… Read More

10 Delicious Recipes Using Cereal

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Got some cereal lying around the house? It doesn’t just have to be eaten with milk, it can be used in a wide range of recipes, some of which you’ve probably never even thought of before. So I wanted to take things to a whole other level by rounding up some recipes that use cereal… Read More

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

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This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. It’s the most amazing, easy-to-make (next to the Quick Amish Bread, that is!) bread that is perfect for fall and the holiday season! RECIPE –> Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread    

10 Delicious Halloween Cupcakes

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Halloween is almost here and that means candy, costumes, and cupcakes. Hollie has shared some great Halloween treats here and here,  and we thought it was time to share some fun cupcakes recipes that would be perfect to make with your kids. Pass these out to family, friends, and neighbors, or take them to your… Read More

Recipe: To Die For Streusel Filled Coffee Cake

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Let’s talk about easy and delicious cake recipes! This recipe for Streusel Filled Coffee Cake has been passed down from my grandma to my mom to me, and I make it all the time. It is the perfect breakfast treat to serve with coffee and juice, but also makes a great dessert or snack. It… Read More

Halloween Must-Make Treats

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Obviously the best part of Halloween is the candy right? That’s what I thought. Besides all the candy you, I mean your KIDS, are going to rack up, there’s always time to make Halloween treats, too. Today I’ve rounded up a list of some must make treats. From brownies to cookies, to homemade candy corn,… Read More

Spider Infested Halloween Cookies

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This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. Remember: Halloween time rolls around and things that are creepy become cool. Things that are gross become chic. Things that are disgusting become normal. RECIPE –> Spider Infested Halloween Cookies  

10 Homeade Donut Recipes

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Who doesn’t love donuts?! Powdered, chocolate, glazed, sugar, sprinkles, there are so many choices and yet they all taste DELICIOUS. When I was a little girl, Sunday mornings meant donuts. Before we headed off to church we stopped in the same Dippity Donut store and I got to choose my favorite treat. It was a… Read More

Homemade Coffee Ideas

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In honor of National Coffee Day on September 29, I am sharing some homemade coffee ideas with you. Everyone could use a little more coffee in their lives, especially busy, tired parents. So next time you reach for your morning cup of Joe, try one of these recipes instead!   Iced Vanilla Latte. I thought we’d… Read More

Halloween Funfetti Pudding Cookies

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Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday! The first day of Autumn was just last Sunday but it seems like overnight everything started looking like Halloween. Leaves are changing, costumes are filling the stores, and pumpkins are everywhere. I have to admit – I… Read More

10 Great Apple Recipes

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We’ve all heard the saying “An apple a day keeps the Doctor away” so why is that? According to Wikipedia Preliminary research suggests that apples may reduce the risk of colon cancer, prostate cancer and lung cancer.Apple peels contain ursolic acid which, in rat studies, increases skeletal muscle and brown fat, and decreases white fat,… Read More

10 Homemade Ice Cream Ideas

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! September 22 is National Ice Cream Cone Day so in honor of that, I’m sharing ten delicious and homemade ice cream flavors for you to try and serve up in a cone! Enjoy!   Vanilla Bean. Something about vanilla ice cream is just so classic… Read More

Maple Nut Cookies with Maple Icing

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Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday! When I was browsing my mother-in-law’s old cookbooks a few weeks ago during a visit (yes, actual cookbooks and not Pinterest!), I came across what I thought would be a perfect fall snack. For some reason, maple… Read More