Toasted Cocoa Walnuts. For a little extra something, try topping your pancakes with raspberries or toasted cocoa walnuts. In a small skillet, melt 2 tablespoons butter. Add ½ cup walnuts and toast until fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes. Remove from heat, then toss with 1 tablespoon cocoa powder.
How To Make The Best Pancakes From Scratch: INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons sugar 2 large eggs, lightly beaten 3 cups buttermilk 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, plus 1/2 teaspoon for griddle
Cinnamon Toast the Pioneer Woman Way - For two: Combine 1/2 stick butter (i.e. 1/4 cup or 4 tablespoons coconut oil), softened + 1/4 cup sugar (more to taste) + 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon + 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract (more to taste) + Pinch ground nutmeg (optional). Cover 4 slices of bread. Bake and broil until golden brown and bubbling.
Cooking and packing up a quality healthy lunch is a good idea for so many reasons. Whether or not you're trying to lose weight, bringing your own lunch to work keeps you in charge of the ingredients that fuel your body and helps you perform at your best