Tag Archive: breakfast

Cooking Notes: Lavender Bread Pudding

I didn’t really intend for the lavender bread pudding post to take up so much space on the blog, but as sometimes happens with recipes: once you make and sample a recipe, you… Continue reading

Red, White, and Blue Week: Tri-Color Mini Doughnuts

How fun are these fruity doughnuts?  A basic vanilla doughnut batter gets mixed with fresh strawberry and blueberry bits to create these little treats.  This is a wonderful recipe to use the last… Continue reading

My First Strata: The Completion

Today I finished and baked off my first attempt at making a strata, which is a savory bread pudding-like dish that uses a mixture of milk and eggs to bind the filling and… Continue reading

My First Strata: An Introduction

Tomorrow I hope to be enjoying a new dish for brunch: strata. As the title of my post suggests, this is my first time making strata, which seems similar to a savory bread… Continue reading

Sweet, Spicy, and Simple: Baked Grapefruit

I first heard of baked grapefruit about a month ago and I was instantly intrigued.  I added it to my Culinary Bucket List a few days later.  Yet, I wondered: could grapefruit warmed… Continue reading

Individual Dutch Babies with Orange Zest

I had never even heard of a Dutch Baby until a few months ago, when I came across a recipe in the Williams-Sonoma catalog.  Once I saw the strange caved-in dessert, I knew… Continue reading

Breakfast for Dinner: Eggnog French Toast

Tonight I spied the unused carton of eggnog left over from the holidays — taunting me from the back of my fridge, daring me to use its rich, spicy contents before the expiration… Continue reading

Belly Up to the Oatmeal Bar

I am planning to host a few brunches and special breakfasts in the next month, and I was trying to think of a fun and interactive way to incorporate healthier eating into the… Continue reading

A Demand for Doughnuts

I surprised mon mari with the blackberry lemon doughnuts yesterday as a the-week-is-over reward, but they were much more popular than I ever dreamed, and now he is demanding more cake doughnuts! Here… Continue reading

My New Breakfast Routine

Initially, I thought I would blog today about how to create the “naughty cupcake” that I loved so much in my post Hurry Up Halloween! but I mysteriously misplaced the foam pieces that… Continue reading

Black and White Week: White Chocolate Glazed Doughnut Holes

Sometimes Sunday calls for doughnuts, especially today, because Monday means the work week begins again and I, for one, am still worn out from a weekend on the clock.  A little sugar rush… Continue reading

Dressed-Up Bran Muffins

I have been going through a muffin phase lately.  It’s due to the fact that I find myself short on time in the mornings and there is a convenient muffin shop in my… Continue reading