Breakfast & Brunch

Homemade Maple Nut Granola Recipe

Homemade Maple Nut Granola Recipe

Homemade Maple Nut Granola Recipe is just what the soul needs on a fallish day. It’s sweet and crunchy and oh so satisfying! Maple Nut Granola 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed 2/3 cup honey 1 1/2 teaspoons maple extract 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted 3 […]

Strata Florentine With Sausage & Gruyere Recipe

Strata Florentine With Sausage & Gruyere Recipe

Why settle for flavored mayonnaise when you can have snobby custom-infused aioli? Why have wine punch when you can refresh with a sassy sangria? And why have a breakfast casserole when you can have sophisticated strata? Makes about 6-8 servings Strata Florentine Ingredients 2 tablespoons […]

Homemade Crunch Doughnuts Recipe

Homemade Crunch Doughnuts Recipe

Homemade Crunch Doughnuts. These little circles of joy will be the hit at your next family breakfast. The crunch streusel coating is heavenly. Thanks to the glaze under the streusel, they’ll also last when placed in an airtight container and even longer if frozen. Crunch […]

Sour Cream Coffeecake Recipe

Sour Cream Coffeecake Recipe

Some of my best childhood memories are of warm sour cream coffee cake. My parents would take us to a restaurant which offered cornbread muffins with whipped honey butter or sour cream coffee cake choice with breakfast. I could never decide which one I loved best. […]

Blueberry Smoothies Recipe

Blueberry Smoothies Recipe

There are few things on this planet as satisfying as blueberry smoothies. They’re healthy, refreshing, speedy to make, and yummy! Blueberry Smoothies Ingredients   2 cups frozen blueberries 1/2 frozen banana 1 1/4 cups apple juice Small handful of fresh, clean spinach (optional) Place ingredients […]

Almond Coffee Cake Recipe

Almond Coffee Cake Recipe

My years spent sleeping on bakery shelves before grade school are paying off for you once again. Today, I share with you the Almond Coffee Cake. Almond Coffee Cake Ingredients 5 teaspoons yeast 1/2 cup lukewarm water (110°F or lower) 1/2 cup sugar 3/4 cup […]

Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Hot Cross Buns Recipe

Glory glory. Hot Cross Buns have risen and are here just in time for Easter. Hot Cross Buns Ingredients 5 teaspoons yeast 1/2 cup lukewarm water (110F or lower) 1/2 cup sugar 3/4 cup instant mashed potatoes stirred together with 3/4 cup lukewarm water 1/4 cup […]

Brown Sugar & Bourbon Glazed Ham Recipe

Brown Sugar & Bourbon Glazed Ham Recipe

I present thee with Brown Sugar & Bourbon Glazed Ham No Easter is complete without a glazed ham. We’re adding a party today with a bit of bourbon whiskey. She is glorious. And sweet. And glorious. Brown Sugar & Bourbon Glazed Ham Ingredients 10 pound smoked […]

How to Make the World’s Brightest Easter Eggs

How to Make the World’s Brightest Easter Eggs

My Name is Deanna. And my mother is a retired cake decorator and this is how you make the prettiest Easter eggs in all the land. I’ve never had an Easter egg that was pastel. I’ve never had an Easter egg from a kit and I’ve […]

Orange Blueberry Scones Recipe and How to Make Scones

Orange Blueberry Scones Recipe and How to Make Scones

How to Make Scones Scone dough, just like pie crust dough, doesn’t like to be played with after the wet ingredients are added. Just mix the wet & dry ingredients until they can be formed into scones. Always use cold butter and cut it into small […]