Easy PB & J Breakfast Tarts

Makes 8, 3"x5" Tarts 2 cups all-purpose flour + more for rolling 1/2 cup whole wheat pastry flour 6 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon sea salt 2/3 cup shortening 6 tablespoons peanut butter + 4 heaping teaspoons for filling (1/2 tsp. per tart) 1/2 cup cold water 5 tablespoons jam (strawberry works well) Drizzle Option #1 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1 tablespoon jam 1 tablespoon milk Drizzle Option #2 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1/4 teaspoon strawberry [...]


Peanut Butter Strawberry Pineapple Smoothie

Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 0 minutes Makes: 2 to 4 servings 1 1/2 cup fresh or frozen strawberries 1 cup plain, fat free Greek yogurt 1 cup milk 1/4 cup pineapple juice 1/3 cup creamy peanut butter 1 tbsp honey (approx.) Place the strawberries, yogurt, milk, pineapple juice, peanut butter and honey in a blender. Puree until very smooth. Adjust honey to taste. Serve immediately. Make [...]


Breakfast with Elvis

Makes 2 sandwiches. 4 slices bread 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1 ripe banana 1 Tablespoon butter 3/4 cup milk 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Spread peanut butter on one side of each slice of bread. Cut banana in half crosswise and lengthwise. Put two pieces of banana on two pieces of bread. Cover with remaining slices of bread, making two sandwiches. Melt butter in non-stick [...]