Category Archives: breakfast

Banana Chocolate Chunk Waffles

When I was a kid, my mom required me to eat breakfast every day before leaving for school.  It’s a habit I’ve pretty much kept up, and it’s rare that I skip the morning meal.  On Valentine’s Day, I wanted … Continue reading

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The Best Pancakes

The book The Best Recipe was put together by the editors of Cooks Illustrated.  They basically tried a bunch of recipes for each dish they wanted to make and chose…the best one.  Tada! Andrew and I recently spent a weekend … Continue reading

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Apple-Smothered French Toast

Earlier this week, I was complaining to my friend Heather that I was “soooo hungry”, which is typically a twice-a-day conversation for Heather and I, and she suggested I make myself French toast. I couldn’t remember the last time I … Continue reading

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Broccoli Gratin Omelette

Whether you spell it omelet or omelette, eggs stuffed with veggies, meat, and cheese are always a hit. Last Valentine’s Day, I posted the recipe for a fantastic broccoli gratin in a creamy, cheesy bechamel sauce. I love to repurpose … Continue reading

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Breakfast Muffins

My mom cut a recipe out of The Hartford Courant for Breakfast Muffins. We decided they would be a great breakfast to grab and eat on the way to work. Whenever I go to the trouble of baking, I want … Continue reading

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After the success of my experiment freezing my Banana Carrot Muffins, I decided to bake several different kinds of muffins for easy weekday breakfasts. A coworker of mine has a family farm in Pennsylvania, and every time she visits, her … Continue reading

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