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Breakfast Sides

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Matcha-Almond Croissants

Aren’t these Matcha-Almond Croissants pretty? This Food Network Magazine recipe was great for a cheeky breakfast, but also to wow a brunch, alongside an afternoon coffee, or anytime, really! Rating: A How to make it an A+: I don’t actually need the matcha in…

June 22, 2023
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Vacation Food

What does one eat on a week-long trip to Cape Cod? A whole lot of EVERYTHING! Among our many fabulous meals, I made some pretty tasty dinners and treats! See below for Grilled Corn on the Cob with Feta and Chives and Cherry Berry…

September 13, 2021
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Strawberry-Rhubarb Bostock

I am a big fan of the classic strawberry-rhubarb combination, but add almond, and I am SOLD. This Strawberry-Rhubarb Bostock, from Martha Stewart Living, is just incredible! Details below! Rating: A How to make it an A+: This treat is DELICIOUS! A+ for flavor!…

September 6, 2020
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JoJo’s Biscuits

A biscuit is quite the versatile item. It can be served sweet or savory, with butter or jam, as part of a breakfast, side, or dessert, and a good recipe is important to have in the arsenal. Is this one for JoJo’s Biscuits, from…

July 5, 2020
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Honey-Peanut Granola

This is probably the most traditional granola I’ve put together. Nice clusters, nuts, dried fruit, a hint of sweetness–Martha Stewart Living’s Honey-Peanut Granola is quick, easy, and reliable! Details below. Rating: A- How to make it an A+: Good, but doesn’t “wow.” I always…

May 21, 2020
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Elvis Peanut Butter Pancakes

We celebrated baby’s first birthday with baby’s first pancakes! I opted for Chocolate-covered Katie’s Elvis Peanut Butter Pancakes for low-natural sugar, and a boost of peanut butter and mashed bananas! I didn’t put additional syrup over top for her, but she sure loved these,…

May 11, 2020
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Top-Notch Waffles

These Top-Notch Waffles, from Food Network Magazine, are really top-notch. Just the right amount of sweetness, perfect as is, or delicious to dress up! Details below. Happy Sunday! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: This is a solid basic waffle recipe. Search…

March 29, 2020
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Croissant and Chocolate Bread Pudding

I finished off our special Presidents’ Day Weekend brunch with this Croissant and Chocolate Bread Pudding from Real Simple magazine. Move over pain au chocolats, we’ve added cream, sugar, eggs, and made the most moist and delicious breakfast side imaginable. Details below! Rating: A+…

February 17, 2020
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Candied Bacon

Bacon and brunch go hand-in-hand. But, I am a SUCKER for any candied version, combining the salty and sweet, but bonus for spice! This Candied Bacon, from Food Network magazine, is all of the above, and then coated with COFFEE! Details below on this craziness.…

February 17, 2020
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Cheesy Spicy Breakfast Hash

No brunch is complete without some potato and eggs! Chrissy Teigen, as per usual, doesn’t disappoint with her big flavor Cheesy Spicy Breakfast Hash! Perfect for any day of the week if you’re a fan of peppers, onions, potatoes, eggs, cheese, and FLAVOR! Rating:…

February 17, 2020