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Breakfast Sides


Breakfast Fruit Crunch

A holiday weekend brunch requires some very important categories. A sweet carby dish, some form of eggs and potatoes, a meat side, fruit, and, of course, mimosas. This Breakfast Fruit Crunch, from Ina Garten, ticked the fruit box, and also offered flavorful layers of…

February 17, 2020

Baked Berry Oatmeal

Looking to feed a crowd this holiday week? This Baked Berry Oatmeal from Martha Stewart Living, is not too sweet, warm, filling, and definitely a crowd-pleaser. It sets a healthy tone for the day with more natural sweeteners than not, and a nice boost…

December 23, 2019

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Casserole

A couple cheeky tubes of refrigerated cinnamon rolls get an upgrade with this recipe for Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Casserole, from Ann’s Entitled Life. Random find, I think probably Facebook click-bait, but, hey, it was delicious!! Think cinnamon rolls meet monkey bread in…

December 1, 2019

Carrot Cake Muffins with Cinnamon Glaze

I love the flavors of fall, and any sort of cinnamon-spiced baked good. These Carrot Cake Muffins with Cinnamon Glaze, from AllRecipes, fit right in and are a perfect crisp fall afternoon, cheeky snack. Give it a healthier star by following the modifications below.…

November 9, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

All of these Nestlé Toll House Morsels are making my wheels turn! What better flavor to represent my favorite cooking season than pumpkin?! Pumpkin combined with chocolate–yes, please! Here is my super-moist, Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Bread. Enjoy for dessert, breakfast, snack time…whenever! Rating: A+…

November 8, 2019

Barm Brack

Tomorrow is Halloween! Why not celebrate with this traditional Irish bread, known as Barm Brack! As part of an ancient fortune-telling ritual, charms were baked into this bread around Halloween. Mine is only filled with raisins. Details and recipe from the Irish Pub Cooking…

October 30, 2019


  I love to start the day off with some crepes! They feel extra-special, but are SO easy to make. Especially when you whiz the ingredients together the night before! Details below on this fool-proof recipe for Crepes, from Martha Stewart Living.   Rating: A+…

September 30, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Banana Espresso Bread

When I was invited to develop some recipes for Nestlé Toll House, my wheels immediately started turning thinking of all the chocolate chip goodies I wished were out there. But, did you know Nestlé isn’t just about your basic chocolate grades? The possibilities are…

September 11, 2019

Bacon and Almond Waffles

  Breakfast for dinner–why not?! This is the third version I have tried out of Food Network’s Savory Waffles Six Ways, and I might just keep going! These Bacon and Almond Waffles combine a few of my favorite things, and turned out pretty darn tasty. Make as…

August 27, 2019

Blueberry Cream Muffins

  Muffins are a favorite around my house. (Especially with a toddler around.) They’re quick, easy to have as an on-the-go breakfast or snack, and a nice, after-dinner sweet treat! Details for these Blueberry Cream Muffins, from AllRecipes magazine, below!   Rating: B+  …

August 21, 2019