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Basic Popovers

Have you ever had popovers?  Love them.  The texture is great because they are kind of crunchy/chewy on the outside and light on the inside.  The best part is that you don’t have to know… Read more »

March 4, 2014 | Breakfast, Miscellaneous
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Green Eggs and Ham

In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday, I’ve partnered with Great Day Farms and Petit Jean Meats to bring you an extra colorful recipe.   Making dinner fun for kids, whether in preparation or eating, is… Read more »

February 27, 2014 | Breakfast
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Basic Homemade Granola

Granola is a a favorite in our house, so I like to make different varieties to keep it interesting.  This recipe is the BASIC.  You can add just about anything you like to make it… Read more »

January 29, 2014 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Your Last Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Now THIS is some pumpkin bread.  It’s dense, soft, and not overpowered by spices.  It’s just our favorite! I had intended on taking a neighbor the muffins, but they were gone before they were cool!… Read more »

October 20, 2013 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Cheesy Spinach Quiche

Quiche is one of those meals you can throw together with anything you have lying around.  Change the type of cheese, substitute onions or shallots for the green onions, omit the spinach, use ham instead… Read more »

February 28, 2013 | Breakfast, Main Dishes
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Guest Post: Cranberry Almond Quinoa Granola

The one food I get asked about all the time is quinoa.  What is it?  Why is so healthy?  How do you cook it? And my answer is most frequently, “um, not sure.”  I like… Read more »

July 6, 2012 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Cornmeal Waffles with Salsa and Eggs

This is not my typical Monday night dinner, and I’d actually say it’s an advanced recipe if you have kids underfoot.  You have to measure ingredients for the waffles, which is almost impossible while helping… Read more »

April 17, 2012 | Breakfast, Main Dishes
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Cranberry Maple Granola

Tonight for dinner we had sandwiches, so I won’t bother you with that “recipe”.  Instead, I’ll tell you about this delicious granola I made the other day as a hostess gift for a friend.  We… Read more »

February 23, 2012 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Fat Tuesday Pancakes

I had something else planned for dinner.  Then a thousand things happened this afternoon and I couldn’t pull it together in time.  Uh oh. Starving family! And then I remembered something I heard about on… Read more »

February 22, 2012 | Breakfast
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Truffled Baked Eggs in Tomato Sauce

It’s Sunday night. I’m feeling under the weather.  I’ve got no milk, bread, cheese, meat, fruit, lettuce, vegetables, pasta, or even crackers. EMPTY refrigerator and almost empty pantry. But I’ve got eggs! And I’ve got… Read more »

January 29, 2012 | Breakfast