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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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Earl Grey Morning Buns with Chocolate Custard Filling

I’ve wanted to make these Earl Grey morning buns for a *very* long time, but I never got around to it, partly because they’re a commitment and partly because they require some difficult-to-find ingredients. For example, how many of us … Continue reading

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Brown Butter Cocoa Oats from NYT Food

I wanted to try this recipe for brown butter cocoa oats all week but I couldn’t motivate myself to get out of bed and make it. When it’s cold, rainy, and cloudy, all I want to do is press snooze … Continue reading

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Date Tahini Banana Smoothie Bowl with Cacao Nib Hearts

I wanted to get back on my smoothie bowl game so I made this date, tahini, banana smoothie last week. Sometimes the inspiration for a smoothie bowl comes to me the night before, but other times, it comes to me … Continue reading

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Chocolate Tahini Granola

I’ve been craving chocolate tahini granola for a few days, so yesterday, I decided to do something about it. Also I needed a really, really good breakfast to jumpstart my appetite. I got (food poisoning?) (stomach flu?) over the weekend … Continue reading

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Tahini Orange Cacao Nib Granola from The First Mess

Tahini is quickly becoming one of my favorite ingredients. It’s so versatile. You can use it to make hummus, but you can also use it on toast, in salad dressings, in sauces, in stir-fries…the possibilities are endless. So when I … Continue reading

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Maple Cinnamon Porridge with Caramelized Banana

This maple cinnamon porridge with caramelized banana is going to be one of my new go-to breakfasts. I knew it the second I tasted it. I often make porridge for breakfast but I keep toppings simple. When I’m in a … Continue reading

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Vegan Shamrock Smoothie

This is one of the best green drinks I’ve ever made. Now that I’ve had it, there’s no going back. I like to have a green smoothie at least once a week for breakfast. It makes my insides feel good … Continue reading

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Cherry Cacao Nib Granola

I’ve been on a granola kick lately. The other day, I started craving a kind I would get in D.C. It had dried cherries and dark chocolate, one of my favorite combos. Stores in St. Louis don’t sell the granola … Continue reading

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Vegan Small Batch Granola

Sometimes, a recipe comes into my life serendipitously. That’s what happened with this granola. I was looking for a good recipe the other day and I came across this one from Joy the Baker. Joy is my go-to for baking … Continue reading

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