Kellogg’s Rice Krispies {Giveaway – $50+ value}

rice-krispiesNow that the holiday madness is over, we can finally relax back into our regular routines. In the house of A Lot of Loves that means school will start up for the kids again tomorrow and we will be back to rushing around frantically looking for lost socks while I try to shove some breakfast at the kids and pack lunches.

I need the quickest of quick breakfasts, which means that Kellogg’s is often a player at our breakfast table. If you’re familiar with my family’s time management issues in the morning, you know that we are never ready for school on time, and we are always rushed. Cereal is almost always what’s for breakfast because it’s the fastest meal around, while still being part of a balanced meal.

Of course, Rice Krispies are also fantastic as a snack in the form of Rice Krispie Treats and in Trish Magwood’s Sweet Marie Bars. I made a batch of Sweet Marie Bars today using the recipe in award-winning cookbook author Trish Magwood’s new book, In My Mother’s Kitchen, and I can honestly say that those bars will now be added to our dessert rotation. Everyone in my family devoured them. You can find the recipe for Sweet Marie Bars in In My Mother’s Kitchen (which I reviewed just today). in-my-mothers-kitchen-book

Although I’m familiar with Rice Krispies served straight-up in a bowl with milk, or as part of a dessert, I’ve never really thought of added them into my main course. I was a bit surprised to find the number of recipes featuring Rice Krispies over at ricekrispies.ca. I will definitely be trying out the Oriental Chicken Tenders recipe using Rise Krispies to give the chicken a crunchy coating (yum).

Giveaway:

One (1) lucky reader will win four big boxes of Kellogg’s Rice Krispies as well as a copy of the gorgeous cookbook, In My Mother’s Kitchen, by Trish Magwood. This giveaway is open to anyone with a Canadian shipping address.

To enter: Leave a comment on this post telling me what time of day is your favourite time to enjoy Rice Krispies. After you have left your comment, click that option as complete in the Rafflecopter widget.


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Disclosure: I received products from Kellogg’s in exchange for this post. All opinion in this post are my own.

Comments

  1. Cathy V. says

    I like to eat Rice Krispies in the evening, preferably in the form of Rice Krispies Squares! Yum :)

  2. Belinda McNabb says

    I like to eat rice krispies in the morning for breakfast

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  3. smothermother says

    um, i pretty much eat them any time i walk pass them, regardless of the time of day. they are gluten free!!! need i say more?

  4. Karen W says

    My favorite time of day to eat Kellogg’s Rice Krispies these days is the middle of the after noon with a cup of tea. I made the Chocolate Date Truffles from Chatelaine’s December issue. They have Kellogg’s Rice Krispies in them, and they are Soooo good!

  5. Kristin T says

    In the morning if they are just with milk. In the afternoon if they are part of a rice krispie square :)

  6. Cheryl Morreale (@loucheryl) says

    I enjoy eating my Rice Krispies at 8:00 a.m. with my 2 year old son!

  7. C Wilson says

    I like to eat them as a bedtime snack and when I do nightshifts I like to eat them around 4:00am

  8. Danelle says

    My favourite time of day to enjoy Rice Crispies is for dinner – not the healthiest, but such an easy way to finish off the day :)

  9. Lynn says

    Unfortunately, Rice Krispies are not actually gluten free. They contain malt made from barley.

    They do make a specific product called “Gluten Free Rice Krispies” that was launched in May in the United States. However, they have decided not to make this product available in Canada.
    Lynn´s last blog post ..Just Call Me Lynn Horton

    • Marilyn says

      Well that is a sad thing indeed. Even smothermother thought they were gluten-free. Boo. Guess this is yet another thing I can use my brand new Nexus card for – stocking up on gluten-free cereal for Hubby. Thanks for letting me know. I made the correction.

      –Marilyn

  10. Madison bungled says

    I love rice krispies throughout the day, but my favourite is for dinner! With some fruit cut up in it yumm!!

  11. Leanne says

    Anytime. Often have cereal for dinner with my daughter who has chosen Rice Krispies has her favorite cereal.

  12. Pamalot says

    I like to eat rice krispies anytime of day but I often eat them as a late night snack with bananas.

  13. Josee Parent says

    I like to eat Rice Krispies as a snack. So middle of the afternoon for me.
    Thanks for the giveaway :)

  14. SueSueper says

    My favorite time to eat rice krispies is after super (served as rice krispie squares) YUM

  15. Carley L says

    My favourite time to eat Kellogg’s Rice Krispies is in the morning, right when I wake up.

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