Category Archives: breakfast

Mar 22

Ham and Egg Cups

I love brunch! I love hosting brunch, too. And in the past few weeks, I’ve hosted 3 of them. This dish was a part of each one, and why not – it takes 5 minutes to throw together and is … Continue reading

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Oct 25

Pumpkin Granola

…and so begins The Great Pumpkin Dilemma. You cook or bake something with pumpkin and end up with leftover pumpkin.  What to make…what to make? I think you’ll be seeing a lot of “pumpkin dilemma” posts here in the next … Continue reading

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Oct 5

Breakfast Grilled Cheese

Our latest recipe swap theme was breakfast.  And I never would have thought a simple sandwich would make me so happy!  I haven’t been eating much for breakfast lately, so this was a nice break from my rut. Jenna from … Continue reading

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Sep 12

Tortilla Española

I’ve shared many frittata recipes here, which are common among my Italian culture.  There’s nothing easier or more versatile, especially when you have lots of delicious leftovers to use up. I tried the Spanish version in the midst of my … Continue reading

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Aug 29

Fried Eggs with Potato Bacon Hash

Anyone who’s been following my “chicken sitting” adventures probably realized I was overdue for an egg post.  So, here you go.  Simple and delicious! (and I must admit – the 4 little feathered buggers are starting to grow on me…) … Continue reading

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Aug 9

Blueberry Multigrain Pancakes

This morning, I’m taking Bella to our favorite pancake house in the area.  It’s been a while since we’ve been there.  Plus, after her meltdown last night when Frank picked her up and “took her away” from her cousins, I … Continue reading

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Aug 2

Quick & Easy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

One month from today, my daughter will be 4 years old.  How the heck did that happen already?  I used to get a little annoyed when people said, “enjoy it – time goes by SO fast!” But you know what? … Continue reading

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Jul 27

Baked Blueberry Oatmeal

I love the recipe swaps I participate in where you get to choose whatever recipe you want from your assigned blog.  Probably because I’m a BIG fan of surprises.  I always get excited to see who picks what from my … Continue reading

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Jun 27

Pete’s Italian Frittata

I’d be lying if I said I was the best frittata maker in the family.  I’m beat out by the men, for sure.  My dad and my brother have been making a kick-ass frittata for as long as I can … Continue reading

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Jun 19

Multigrain Pancakes

There’s never a bad time for pancakes.  That’s why it’s important to have a wholesome, healthy recipe on hand – it gives you a great excuse to indulge more often. These were delicious!  You could make the dry part of … Continue reading

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