Tag Archives: brunch

Cherry Coconut Granola with Cacao Nibs

On Labor Day I thought about making pancakes or French toast for breakfast, and then I decided to make granola instead. Pancakes and French toast are all about immediate gratification, which I’m a big fan of, but homemade granola is … Continue reading

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Oeufs en cocotte

Oeufs en cocotte, or eggs in a cocoon, is a quintessential French dish that sounds really intimidating to make, but it’s actually not. For this version, I made a shallot and leek base, sautéd some spinach to put on top, … Continue reading

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My Very First Cheese Soufflé

I made my first cheese soufflé a couple weeks ago. I guess I feel the same way about it that people do about their firstborns. Except that unlike most people with firstborns, I forgot to tell you about it for … Continue reading

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Blueberry Cornmeal Muffins

The inspiration for these muffins came partly from the six-pack of Bob’s Red Mill Cornmeal I accidentally ordered online, and the abundance of summer blueberries in the back corner of my fridge. It’s the time of year when I buy … Continue reading

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Baked Doughnuts with Askinosie Chocolate

I was craving doughnuts the other day, so I decided to make a big batch of them for breakfast Friday morning. I love doughnuts of all shapes and sizes: Baked, fried, glazed, frosted…As long as it’s sweet and fluffy with … Continue reading

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The Best Blueberry Muffins Ever

We could all use some blueberry muffins in our lives right now. I made these Saturday morning for breakfast and they were just what the doctor ordered. You mix some flour, milk, and brown sugar together, add a healthy helping … Continue reading

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Aretha Frankenstein Waffles

Everyone has their own way of dealing with anxiety during COVID-19. For me, it’s nonstop cooking and baking. Full disclosure: I have a lot of anxiety and times like this only make it worse. It’s not fun shutting myself up … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Buckwheat Waffles

I made these buttermilk buckwheat waffles for breakfast last weekend and I’m still thinking about them a week later. Light and fluffy on the inside, crispy on the outside, hearty and slightly sweet, they’re perfect for weekend breakfast or brunch. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Tahini Banana Bread

This chocolate tahini banana bread is a confluence of my favorite things. I love chocolate and banana, especially together, and I love tahini. Combine them all in one bread and it’s nothing short of magic. I saw this recipe from … Continue reading

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Strawberry Butter

Lemon ricotta pancakes are a decadent breakfast that I reserve for special occasions. Over the weekend, the occasion was that I was sick of the snow and I wanted to do anything and everything to distract myself. These pancakes are … Continue reading

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