Category Archives: Breakfast

Christmas Brunch – Frittata & Lox Sandwich with Caper Cream and Mock-Sangria

Can you believe tomorrow is Christmas? I love waking up and enjoying a cup of coffee by the fire and watching everyone open gifts. And I love to have a brunch that doesn’t take a lot of work afterwards! Here … Continue reading

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Crispy Tostados for Breakfast

Most days we eat cereal or a granola bar for breakfast, but some days require a filling, satisfying meal. Just add a side of fruit to these breakfast tostados and you will be satisfied for hours!

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National French Toast Day – Make Ahead Casserole

Tomorrow is National French Toast day. But what exactly is French toast? Well, it’s not French. This delectable treat is believed to have originated in Ancient Rome and was called Pan Dulcis. They were dipped in milk, and sometimes egg, … Continue reading

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Buckwheat Pancakes with Strawberries and Cream

Buckwheat is not wheat at all. It is a gluten free seed from the fagopyrum escuentum plant. These seeds (called groats) can be used like bulgar or ground into a flour. One of my favorite cereals is cream of buckwheat. … Continue reading

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Polenta and Eggs – Mexican Style

When I make polenta, I usually make a large batch and freeze some. It works great for a meal on the fly! In this time of pantry cooking, using leftovers and trying to avoid the market, I pulled things out … Continue reading

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