Category Archives: Breakfast

Sweet and Spicy Japanese Broth

Here is another Japanese broth style soup that is perfect as a first course or for breakfast. I know, soup for breakfast, who would think it. The complex flavor of the broth is what really makes this soup. Sweet and … Continue reading

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Marmalade Quick Bread

Noticed an uptick in baked breakfast goods on the blog lately? It was someone’s turn to take treats to the management team meeting last week. Cooking for coworkers is such a great way to test out new recipes without filling … Continue reading

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Stick a Fork In It Double Coconut Muffins

By Katherine These muffins may be as white as winter legs, but they are deliciously tasty. We suppose one could use coconut oil instead of butter, but we don’t keep coconut oil on hand so we can’t say for sure. … Continue reading

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Apple Topped Coffee Cake

This is a dense cake with a fantastic topping. The recipe was adapted from Pillsbury’s Best Muffins and Quick Breads. Coffee Cake Topped with Apple Slices 1 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/8 tsp salt … Continue reading

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My kind of Egg Muffin

This is a great dish for brunch. Depending on the size of the muffin tray used this will make 6-8 “muffins”. They can also be prepared in small ramekins for single servings instead of a muffin tin. Egg Muffins 4 … Continue reading

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Avocado and Prosciutto Frittata

Frittatas are a great way to use up things in the fridge, much like soups and stews. The avocado really pops after baking. Use bacon if there is no prosciutto around. Prosciutto, Spinach, Tomato and Avocado Frittata 7 eggs 3/4 … Continue reading

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Baked Eggs in Avocados

We’re avocado happy lately. Maybe those ads with the dancing avocado begging to be put on toast have infiltrated our brains. One recent Saturday morning Katherine was traumatized by watching a chef make “guacamole” with parsley, garlic and olive oil. … Continue reading

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Broiled Grapefruit and Other Ruby Red Favorites

Each year around this time, we stumble across one of those too good to pass up deals: 18 pounds of Texas grapefruit for $8. Of course that means we have 18 pounds of grapefruit. We juice quite a few for … Continue reading

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Red Bell Pepper and Sausage Quiche

As the photo illustrates this is a layered quiche. It is also really tasty. Sausage and Red Bell Pepper Quiche 1 pie crust 2 mild sausages cut from their casings 1 large red bell pepper diced fine 1 anaheim pepper … Continue reading

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Bagels and Lox

By Katherine When Greg thinks of bagels and lox, he thinks of thinly sliced smoked salmon layered on a bagel slathered with cream cheese. Don’t get me wrong, that sounds amazing. But, me? I always think of pink cream cheese. … Continue reading

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