Breakfast

Baked Chocolate Frosted Donuts

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I can’t tell you how thankful I am to have found this recipe for donuts. If not for this, I would be drowning in greasy, fried donuts from the local donut shop this past month.  Every few months or so it hits me how amazing donuts are and then I go on a bit of […]

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Whole Wheat Banana Pancakes 

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Since I’ve gotten into food photography, I’ve been obsessed with tall stacks of fluffy pancakes. I have a fantasy of tucking a napkin in my shirt, shutting my phone off, taking my best fork and digging into my own personal tower of pancakes with syrup oozing down the sides. I have attempted to assemble a stack of pancakes many […]

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Pear Pineapple Smoothie

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Just sitting here drinking my pear smoothie and mourning the loss of fall. Since when did the Christmas season begin on November 1? I saw three Christmas commercials the last half hour and my hometown  has lights and wreaths hung in the town center.  Is everyone skipping right over Thanksgiving, the biggest food holiday of the year?  It’s very […]

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Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Muffins have never been my choice as far as baked goods go. I usually prefer a donut or a brownie or anything extremely chocolatey.  But strangely muffins were one of my major pregnancy cravings. One cold, snowy morning I was woken out of my sleep with an enormously overpowering desire for chocolate chip muffins. I could not shake it […]

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Crepes stuffed with Bananas, Strawberries and Nutella

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Crepes for breakfast, crepes for dinner, lunch crepes, snack crepes, crepes all the time!  Crepes are slowly taking over my life. I remember when I was younger always seeing crepes on the IHOP menu and being intrigued but never ordering them. I don’t know why I never tried them, I think I was too loyal […]

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Sweet Potato Hash with Sausage and Baked Eggs

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They say you reach a time in your life where your weekends become about trips to Home Depot and getting exciting things like household appliances for Christmas is joyful. I always dreaded reaching this point but this weekend I got myself a cast iron skillet for an early Christmas gift and found myself in Home […]

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Mexican Omelette with Manchego and Veggies

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With every great vacation comes the depressing adjustment back to reality. Marc (my husband) and I recently returned from Tulum, Mexico . It was so beautiful I am still not over it and I’ve been back for 8 weeks now. I’m going to give myself a couple more weeks then it’s time to start researching […]

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Lemon Lavender Biscuits

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Happy Mother’s Day to all of the moms out there, especially mine. I don’t know what I’d do without her. Just this week she made me soup and came over to help me tidy up my kitchen because I was super sick with strep all week. Thank you mom!! My husband and I are hosting […]

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