Breakfast/Brunch

Bircher Muesli… vacation in a bowl :)

So, suitNtie and I managed to sneak away for a week earlier this month, right after my finals were done. We took a cruise to the Bahamas. One of the reasons [...]

Extra, Extra! Whole Wheat Blueberry Oat Muffins

Nom nom nom. :) With blueberries now in season and what's probably the last (!) semi-free weekend of the summer, I decided to do some baking.  I have always [...]

Extra, Extra! Mexican Breakfast Tostada

Ay yi yi, it's Cinco De Mayo! And for the first time in several years, I'm not cooking for it. Well, I am, but nothing to celebrate the day. Very sad. I've [...]

Extra, Extra! lower fat whole wheat banana pecan bread

Yum. :) 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 overripe bananas 1/3 c. plus 1 1/2 tbsp Truvia sweetener 3/4 cup (1 1/2 [...]

homemade sausage and egg biscuits

Okay, so I wasn't born in the south. And I'm a damn picky eater. But when it comes to carbohydrates, I am a connoisseur.  Biscuits (and I mean real ones, not [...]

scrambled egg enchiladas with black bean sauce

I fell in love with Rick Bayless on Top Chef Masters. I want to base a trip on going to one of his restaurants to have that mole sauce. I do. I'll admit [...]

Extra, Extra! Brown Butter Banana Muffins

YUM. I loved these for the simple list of ingredients and the fact that honey is used in place of refined white sugar. Mine came out a little dense, you may [...]

Extra, Extra! Maple Sausage Breakfast Casserole

I made a big ol' tray of this today. Thanks to my friend Marie for sharing the recipe. She'd made it for a  brunch potluck and a baby shower and I fell in [...]

Spinach and Ham Hash

This is a repeat recipe for us, even though it's not on the site (which is why I didn't label it as a repeat recipe QotD post). It's fabulous. Usually, I [...]

Romaine Pesto and Egg stuffed tomatoes

I have been looking forward to this one ever since I found the recipe. I have been looking for some new breakfast/brunch potluck ideas as well as some [...]