Category Archives: Brunch

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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Papaya Stuffed with Curried Shrimp

I had a similar papaya years ago in Laguna Beach. It took me awhile to figure out what all was in it, but I managed to create my own version of a delicious summer lunch. You could also use chicken … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Blueberry Kuchen

It’s been a great year for blueberries. I’ve made bread, frozen some, eaten them until I may turn into one!! And then I remembered Grandma’s Kuchen. Kuchen is the German word for cake and Grandma loved to bake. Breads, cakes … Continue reading

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