Tag Archive: Breakfast

Frangipane Pie Slices

I love how blogs work. My fellow food blogger Chef Ceaser reblogged one of my recipes and as I went to check out the link, I stumbled upon another recipe he had reblogged by… Continue reading

Chocolate Almond Granola

Nothing beats homemade granola. I’ve taste tested endless varieties of packaged granola but none can compare to the robust flavor and wholesome goodness that come with the stuff baked in your very own kitchen. My… Continue reading

Simplest Chia Pudding (gluten-free)

As a home cook, I love the chance to test my food out on anyone with an open mind and a growling tummy. I play bass guitar for my church band and whenever… Continue reading

Forbidden Rice Pudding (Gluten-free, Sugar-Free)

I love rice. I could eat it every day. I always tell my friends it’s my “desert island food.” As in, if I were stranded on a desert island and could only eat… Continue reading

Gluten-Free Banana Pudding Cakes

I’ve made something yummy. Like really yummy. And it just so happens to not only be vegan, but gluten-free and free of refined sugars as well. I’m calling them Banana Pudding Cakes because… Continue reading

Breakfast Bruschetta

Here’s a simple, fresh and healthy way to start the morning. We all love a good summer bruschetta so why not adapt that favorite warm weather dish for the most important meal of… Continue reading

Pumpkin Scones with Maple Glaze

I woke up early the other morning with a hankering for pumpkin scones. I’m not a morning person by any stretch of the imagination, but the prospect of digging into one of these… Continue reading

Banana Persimmon Bread with Toasted Coconut

Persimmons have always held a special place in my heart, but not because I grew up eating them or because they’re my favorite fruit. It’s because of poetry. I was a Creative Writing… Continue reading

Breakfast Ice Cream! (to celebrate my 200th post!)

My Mom always tells the story of the time my brother and I were little and there was nothing in the house to feed us for breakfast. My Dad was away on business… Continue reading

Cinnamon Apple Banana Oat Muffins

Autumn has arrived in California. In my opinion, we’re in the best season with the best flavors and smells permeating toasty kitchens everywhere. What could be better than snuggling up on the couch… Continue reading

Sugar-Free Banana Zucchini Muffins

One of my biggest conundrums as a mother is what to serve my kids for breakfast. Like me, they mostly enjoy something warm, doughy and sweet when they wake up to face the… Continue reading

Whole Wheat Lemon Blueberry Scones

These delicious little things are a variation of my basic scone recipe. If you like the sound of these, you may want to try my Peach and Candied Ginger Scones from which they’re derived.… Continue reading