Chocolate Banana Bread Muffins: Gluten Free, Dairy Free

Vitacost was having a great deal on Enjoy Life chocolate chips, so I had to buy some.  Of course, this is Arizona in the summer, so temps often top out above 100 degrees.  Yep, you guessed it, my mini chocolate chips came partly melted and clumped together.  So, I was determined to find a way […]

Freezer Cooking, Gluten Free, Dairy Free Style

We are on week three of our trial going gluten free.  Every weekend I have been having a small freezer cooking session so the kids have snacks and breakfasts to eat.  (We supplement muffins/waffles with eggs and fruit or sausage or bacon and fruit.) This weekend we relied on what is quickly becoming a family […]

Homemade Turkey Breakfast Sausage Patties – Dairy Free OAMC

We were looking for another way to add protein to our breakfast besides just eating eggs.  I found this recipe on, and I played with the amount of spices and supersized it so I could make a big batch to put in the freezer. These are SO good.  You will never want to buy […]

Carrot Pineapple Muffins

This yummy recipe came from Holly Clegg’s new cookbook, Too Hot in The Kitchen—Secrets to Sizzle at Any Age.Carrot Pineapple Muffins1/3 cup canola oil¾ cup sugar2 eggs1 cup all purpose flour½ cup whole wheat flour or all purpose flour1 ¼ tsp. baking powder½ tsp. baking soda1 tsp. ground cinnamon1 (8 oz.) can crushed pineapple in […]

Breakfast Sandwiches – OAMC

When I was pregnant for Delaney, I ate way too many Egg McMuffins. After I got tired of those, I switched to Burger King’s Ham, Egg and Cheese Croissanwich. If only I had found this recipe back then, I could have saved a ton of money and eaten a better diet. Breakfast Sandwiches (OAMC) 24 […]

Banana Butterscotch Muffins

My mom was kind enough to stock the freezer with muffins and bread before she left right after I had the baby. Now, we are all out, so it is time to restock. I started that process today with these yummy muffins from my Holly Clegg Trim & Terrific Freezer Friendly Meals cookbook. Butterscotch Banana […]

OAMC Breakfast Burritos

I found this recipe for Breakfast Burritos and made them for my freezer cooking day in December. We really liked them, so I thought I would share. 12 eggs, beaten½ lb. ham, diced½ cup chunky salsa2 cups shredded cheddar cheese24 flour tortillas1 green pepper, finely diced Scramble eggs in large skillet until done; stir in […]