Oven Baked Hard Boiled Eggs


Hard boiled eggs, oven baked?  Who would have thought.  If you’ve been googling how to hard boil eggs you should really try this.  This was so simple, I doubt you’ll go back to boiling eggs again.

hard boiled eggs

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Refuel with Honey Bunches of Oats Morning Energy Cereal

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Honey Bunches of Oats Morning Energy Cereal

Being a Mom of 4, I’m always looking for ways to make my life easier, especially in the mornings.  I’ll admit that I’m not really a morning person.  I hit my alarm clock several times and wait until the last possible minute to get out of bed.  There are some days that I’ll talk myself into a few extra minutes and then I’m rushing to get everything done that morning.  Since mornings are not my forte, I rarely ever cook a warm breakfast for my children in the morning.  I know that breakfast is important that that’s why we rely on cereal.

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Egg Casserole with Hashbrowns and Sausage

Egg Casserole are one of our weekend life saver dishes.   This is the perfect dish for Christmas morning too. With this recipe you don’t have to worry about cleaning up a lot of dishes or serving it with a bunch of sides.   Plus you can make it the night before, throw it in the oven while your are opening up presents and breakfast is ready in now time.

egg casserole

This is my go to casserole, I especially love making my Egg Casserole Recipe on Sundays.  Sunday is a really busy day for us, especially in the morning, when we are trying to get the kids ready for church.  It seems that we are often running out the door and I don’t have time to feed my kids a warm breakfast.  This is the perfect dish for that, because I can throw this together and by the time we are all showered and dressed, our breakfast will be ready.

Egg Casserole with Hashbrowns and Sausage

Egg Casserole with Hashbrowns and Sausage

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbs. Country Crock Spread
  • 1 lb of sausage
  • 8 ggs
  • 2 cups of milk
  • 1 bag of frozen hashbrowns potatoes
  • 2 cups of shredded cheese.
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • Optional 2 Tbsp of hot sauce

Instructions

  1. Preheat over to 350 degrees
  2. Grease a 9x13 baking dish with 2 tbsp of Country Crock Spread set aside
  3. In a medium saucepan, cook sausage until no longer pink; drain. Tip: cook this a day ahead and store it in the fridge
  4. Whisk eggs, milk, salt, pepper and hot sauce; stir.
  5. Lay potatoes in greased casserole dish
  6. Lay sausage over top of potatoes
  7. Then pour egg mixture evenly over top of sausage and poatoes.
  8. Top with cheese and cover.
  9. Bake for about 40 minutes
  10. Remove cover and bake for 15 more minutes until eggs are fully set.
  11. Serve warm, with a side of toast and your favorite Country Crock spread.
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Freezer Cooking – Shopping List and Breakfast Burrito Recipe

This week’s Freezer Recipes will be centered around Tortillas!  Yup!  It’s all about Tortillas.

I made 5 different freezer meals and here is the shopping list of all the items I needed:

  • 108 Tortillas
  • 5 lbs Cheese (I used the Mexican Blend)
  • 1 can diced chilies
  • 4 lbs ground beef
  • 4 Taco Seasoning Packets
  • 3 Cups of Rice (Brown or White)
  • 1 pound Chicken Breast
  • 1 8oz, Cream cheese
  • 1 32 oz package sliced Ham or Turkey
  • 18 Eggs

As you can see from the list, my recipes weren’t hard, in fact they were pretty simple.

The first recipe I’d like to share with you is:

Freezer Breakfast Burrito

Freezer Breakfast Burritos

Ingredients

  • 18 Tortillas
  • 18 Eggs
  • 1/2 Cup Milk
  • Shredded Cheese (Any Flavor)
  • Salt
  • Pepper

Instructions

  1. Crack eggs into a bowl and beat them until they are a pale yellow.
  2. Add 1/2 cup of milk continue to beat until mixed together, then season to taste with salt and pepper.
  3. Lightly grease pan with (cooking spray, 1 tsp oil or 2 tsp butter) Heat over medium heat until pan is hot.
  4. Add eggs and with a spatula gently push one edge of the egg into the center. Continue to do this until all eggs are firm.
  5. Heat Tortillas in microwave for 30-45 sec
  6. Then add eggs and cheese on top of tortilla and roll into a burrito.
  7. To roll burrito, fold in sides first then roll.
  8. Wrap each burrito in plastic wrap then store in freezer bag and freeze.
  9. To Reheat Burrito, place in microwave for about 30-45 secs and continue to do this until center of the burrito is warm.
  10. To reheat in oven heat oven at 400 degrees and heat for 15-20 minutes.

Notes

Other things you can include in your burritos are: Meat, Bell Peppers, Onions, Jalapenos and more.

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Join me tomorrow for our next recipe Freezer Recipe Chicken Quesadillas

 

 

 

Homemade Chocolate Granola Bars

Chocolate Granola Bars has become a family favorite in our household.  They are so yummy, not to mention really simple to make.

Here’s what you’ll need to get started:

Homemade Chocolate Granola Bars

Homemade Chocolate Granola Bars

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 cup of Oats (not quick oats)
  • 2 tablespoons of wheat germ
  • 1/4 cup chocolate chips.

Instructions

  1. Add Butter, Peanut Butter and Honey until melted. Stir Often
  2. Add oats and wheat germ, stir, until all ingredients are mixed together
  3. Ingredients should look like this:
  4. Add chocolate chips and coconut and stir, until all the ingredients are combined.
  5. Line an 8x8 pan with foil. Pour ingredients into the pan and just press them flat and uniformed.
  6. Place in the fridge until ingredients are solid. Cut into desired width and serve.
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