One of my grandmas always made banana bread. I mean always. One reason is that, like all of us, when Grandma had bananas that were beginning to ripen too quickly, banana bread was a way to use them. Also, Grandma loved to make anything that was tried and true. She knew exactly how to make
Coffee cake is one of the most comforting brunch foods. I mean, who doesn’t want an excuse to eat cake for breakfast? And this raspberry blood orange coffee cake filled with a cream cheese layer is everything I want at brunch. Personally, a coffee cake needs to contain three specific components for me to be
Imagine walking into your favorite bakery. A quaint small bakery. The tables are filling up with regulars sipping their favorite morning drink. The scent of freshly ground coffee hits your nose the moment you open the door. You hear the espresso machine churning out shots of steaming espresso topped with a thick layer of crema.
If you live in the Midwest February is a hard month. January is over so at first you think you made it through war. The worst of winter should be done, we got through the polar vortex. February is practically spring. Right, then Mother Nature decides to remind you it is still winter and cold.
Are you loving the year of brunch? Maybe you didn’t the memo, I declared 2019 the year of brunch. I admit this is a little self-serving. Once I realized how much excitement I gained with brunch inspiration I knew it had to stay longer than a few weeks. A change is always good, anyways that’s
I will definitely show up to a party where anything Huevos Rancheros is on menu, make them into an individual egg cup and I’m there all day. What is it about tex-mex food that screams party. I mean its snacky but also hits all the cravings. Salty, cheesy, savory and can be topped with avocado,
There is nothing like waking up popping a big slice of homemade hearty grain bread in the toaster and starting the day. What is it about homemade bread? The texture, flavor and look is completely opposite of store bought. The smell alone of bread baking is a treat. As soon as I get that first
It has blueberries. It has cinnamon. It has generously-sized pieces of challah bread. Oh, and it’s easily prepared the day before. Let me introduce to your newest brunch friend: overnight blueberry French toast! Brunch is everywhere and that’s no surprise. It’s obviously because brunch food is, in one word: amazing. I don’t know about you,