Grapes are the unsung heroes of summer. Why? Because they are portable, crisp, sweet, and have just enough juice to quench a little thirst. They are the perfect snack for parks and pools, and they make great sides at barbecues and block parties. If you find a good bunch of grapes, they are great plain […]
Easy Bubble Waffle Recipes You Can’t “BLOW”
If you haven’t seen all the hype surrounding the bubble waffle, then you’re not alone. However, if you love breakfast foods, then it’s time you hop on this bubbly bandwagon! Bubble Waffles are a street food that hails from Hong Kong and is known as gai daan zai, or “little eggs” in Cantonese. This street […]
Sweet Potato Casserole Pancakes
The holidays are just around the corner, can you believe it? Our local Walmart is already putting out the Halloween candy. It’s crazy! I figured since the holidays will be here before we know it, it might be a good idea to get a jump start on some holiday-themed recipes.
Breakfast On The Go: Omelette Muffins
My littles start back to school this week, which means early mornings for everyone including my very cranky four year old. She does NOT enjoy waking up on everyone else’s schedules and seems to make getting out the door pretty painful. So it’s time to break out the secret weapon: Breakfast on the Go. Now, […]
Feeling Devilish? Eggcellent!
One of my guilty pleasures is a devilish deviled egg. It’s weird, I know. But when you have a coop of chickens who lay lots of eggs, you tend to get creative about how you eat them. I just happen to love a good deviled egg! There is something so satisfying about the creamy yolk […]
Food For Thought: Breakfast Ideas For The Whole Family
Recently I took my little ones in for their well-child check ups, and one of the questions I was asked was how often the family sat down to eat a meal together. This got me to thinking because we are pretty consisted about eating dinner together, but during the week and on the weekends, breakfast […]
Simply Scrumptious Scones
Scones kind of have a bad wrap. Have you ever bitten in to one that looks moist and delicious only to discover that you have a mouth full of dry, crumbling crust that sucks up every ounce of saliva you have? It happens. Which is why I suggest making your own scones and following this […]
Delicious Diet Shakes: Is There Really Such A Thing?
Delicious Diet Shakes: is there really such a thing? The answer is yes! There are a few things that make diet shakes worth drinking, and I’ve broken it down for you below. First, you need a good blender! Having a good blender is KEY. You want your shake to be smooth and well-mixed, not chunky. […]
Spice Blends Every Kitchen Should Have
When it comes to spices, they can either make or break a recipe. Spices too old? Chances are they aren’t going to deliver the power punch you’re looking for and it’s possible it could ruin your meal. So, what’s a cook to do? Walking the spice aisle at the store can often be overwhelming. Let’s […]
Fancy French Toast Recipes!
French toast is a family favorite. My brother has been making it since he was five, and it just became part of the family. We eat it for breakfast and even the occasional dinner! I love baked french toast, brioche french toast, stuffed french toast, you name it. One thing I really appreciate is having […]