Coffee-Flavored Protein Pancake with Caramel Macchiato Creamer Drizzle

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. 

I think it’s no secret that I love breakfast. I can eat breakfast for… breakfast, lunch, and dinner. And I have before. Just look at my recipe list for breakfast items, not too shabby right? Me gusta.

Coffee-flavored protein pancake with caramel macchiato creamer drizzle #MyGoodLife #Shop #Cbias

Thanks to #CollectiveBias, I get to share #MyGoodLife that includes lots of breakfast options, this time it’s from Nestle.

I went to Walmart to pick up some yummy breakfast things. First, was the STOUFFER’S® Morning Classics sausage & egg scramble, then it was the NESCAFÉ® TASTER’S CHOICE® Instant Coffee along with two NESTLÉ® COFFEE­MATE® Liquid Coffee Creamers. I’ve seen bloggers using the creamer a lot lately and I couldn’t wait to try the Caramel Macchiato variety, simply because that’s usually the coffee I get from coffee shops.

#mygoodlife #shop

Except I didn’t really want to try it with coffee. Meh. That’s so predictable. My breakfasts are FUN, more fun than just coffee… so I wanted to do something different than what people usually use coffee creamer for (or, at least, I think?).

So I combined the coffee & creamer thing into a breakfast item! I’m a huge fan of protein pancakes and I could just feel how natural this combination would be in a pancake form.. and there it is!

How’s that for some yummy flavorful moments?

Photography by Kamila Gornia

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Join us for #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Chat 8/6!

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias Inc and its advertiser.

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Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about must have summer beauty products! On August 6 2014 at 1:00pm ET, please join us for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing go-to looks and summer trends, and giving you a chance to win prizes!

I’m sure your summer beauty routine is pretty different from other seasons, right? When it’s hot and humid outside, I tend to use more lightweight products, curling my hair more often (ahh frizz), and wearing brighter colors on my nails. What about you? Come chat with us during the Twitter Party for makeup tips, makeup tutorials, and details about a sweet freebie with purchase going on at Walgreens!

Join me and RSVP for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party on SoFabChats!

DATE: Wednesday, August 6th

TIME: 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET

PRIZES: 5 – $100 Walgreens Gift Cards

EARLY BIRD PRIZE: 1 – $50 Walgreens Gift Card

HOSTS:@SweepTight,@tsue1136,@KristaK2,@SensAppeal,@Mammamoiselle

SPECIAL GUEST:@Walgreens

RULES: #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party Official Rules

RSVP & PARTY GRID: #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party Page


How To Participate In A Twitter Party on SoFabChats!

TIP: How to join a Twitter Party – sign in! Before party starts, click on the green “Sign In On Twitter” bar at the top of the page!

TIP: Who to follow at a Twitter Party? Follow the Party Team by clicking on the Twitter handle links on the RSVP page!

TIP: Want to win Twitter Party prizes? RSVP by clicking on RSVP button before you join the party, follow everyone on the Party Team, and tweet with the party hashtag during the party to be eligible!

TIP: How to win the Early Bird prize? Watch for chance to share a tweet when you RSVP for chance to win!

TIP: Special deals and brand coupons? Keep that options checked when you RSVP for the party!

TIP: New to Twitter parties? Watch your column and Party Team tweet columns – they are slower paced and easier to follow!

TIP: Where to find Twitter Parties? Check out the SoFabChatsTwitter Party Calendar to find more fun parties to attend!

 

How to Use Coupons So You’re Not A Crazy Coupon Lady

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  In this post, you’ll see how to use coupons so you don’t look like a crazy coupon lady at the store ;) Thanks to#CollectiveBias and #WalgreensPaperless 

 

I like coupons. I think everyone likes coupons. The thing that I don’t particularly like about coupons though is how “cheap” I feel every time I use them. Especially if I have more than a few to use at once.

No, it doesn’t stop me from using it but I still hate doing it especially if there’s a line behind me and I’m taking up time to do it… and I feel like everyone looks at me like, Oh no, it’s one of those

Whatever. Haha. Who DOESN’T like saving money? Seriously. It doesn’t grow on trees.

So when I learned that Walgreens now does paperless coupons linked to your Walgreens card I realized that this is like the most brilliant idea ever – why don’t MORE stores do this!? Seriously.

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Back to School Treats + Some Links To Check Out

This post is sponsored by Foodie by Glam.

Alrighty – it’s almost back to school time for those of you who have kids or are students yourself. Crazy… where has the summer gone? I seriously feel like summer is JUST starting, definitely didn’t feel right most of the time. It’s probably because of this crazy weather and how late it got warm finally. I’m wondering how it will be in the winter this time around.. Ah. I need to stop thinking about that! Okay okay.

Well, I have some yummy recipes collected for you for back-to-school – check them out in the slideshow below. Then check out the links I collected below as well.

Check out Hello Students! #goodlunchtips

by Kamila Gornia at Foodie.com

 

Virtual Book Club – Join us!

Okay, now a quick announcement, especially if you’re a creative person or an entrepreneur – I have a Virtual Book Club I host on a bimonthly basis online and this time around we are reading “The War of Art” by Steven Pressfield. I’d love to have you join us! CLICK HERE to learn more!

 

Links to check out:

Get ready for some awesome linkage going on here. Enjoy!

Motivation/Inspiration/Mindset:

How to Finish What you Start (curing the curse of the creative)

How to make Blogging actually get you RESULTS in your biz

If you have trouble reaching your goals, this post is for you.

Recipes & Foodie Loves:

Spiced Banana Date & Walnut Loaf

Creamy Ranch Coleslaw (Paleo)

Summer Breakfast Quinoa Bowl

Peanut Butter Banana Oat Muffins

Random Awesomeness & Stuff:

Why are Zombies consuming our culture?

Poor Sleep can Lead to False Memories