breakfast

Pumpkin Monkey Bread Muffins #SundaySupper

September 24, 2017

It’s that time of year where fall has begun. I’m loving the cooler night- time weather, football on Sundays and watching my son’s high school soccer games. There’s apple picking, hayrides, bonfires and of course pumpkin season. Even though I think the pumpkin spice thing is sometimes overdone, I do look forward to baking with […]

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Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins #SundaySupper

March 26, 2017

Today the Sunday Supper tastemakers are displaying citrus recipes.  I absolutely love citrus! It was hard to decide on just one recipe. I frequently use lemons and limes in both sweet and savory dishes. But today I decided to do something a little different and bake with oranges. I love everything about oranges. They are sweet, […]

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Celebrate International Waffle Day March 25th

March 24, 2017

Tomorrow is International Waffle Day! What does that mean? Well everyone should make sure they eat some waffles. This day started in Sweden and I think we should all celebrate. My son is my number one waffle fan so homemade waffles will be on the menu in our house. He has a soccer game in the […]

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Skinny Mini Mexican Fritatas

February 16, 2017

Skinny mini. I have not heard that expression in a long time. As a kid, I remember being called that by my mother. I remember those days well. Drinking as many milk shakes as I could. Eating a huge bowl of pasta, a few meatballs and then asking what was for dessert. They are long gone […]

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Strawberry Cannoli French Toast Sliders

April 29, 2016
Strawberry cannoli slider

If you are looking for the perfect recipe to make for mother’s day brunch, you just found it. This recipe includes some of my favorite ingredients. It’s spring and I am loving the juicy ripe strawberries in the market. Pair them with some creamy chocolate chip cannoli filling and I am in heaven. These sliders are […]

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Egg, Avocado and Prosciutto Wraps

October 23, 2015
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Peanut butter and jelly. Spaghetti and meatballs. Burgers and fries. Macaroni and cheese. Bacon and eggs. All are food combinations that most people love. But how about avocado and eggs? This might be my all time favorite food combination. I really think I could eat toast with mashed avocado and a fried egg everyday. But it […]

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Green Colada Smoothies

July 3, 2015
Green colada smoothie

I am going to let you in on a little secret today. I started running again but I am not telling my thirteen year- old son. As soon as I am in very good shape, I will challenge him to a one mile run and hopefully will beat him. You might think that’s mean but this […]

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Honey Mint Lime Fruit Salad and $250 Whole Foods Giveaway Basket

April 4, 2015
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A few weeks ago I went to a “Share The buzz” event at Whole Foods in Princeton, NJ. The staff at Whole Foods brought in a panel of experts to share with us how important bees are to our food supply. They pollinate over hundreds of fruits and vegetables as well as pollinate the grasses […]

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Banana Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies

March 22, 2015

I am not going to lie to you. These cookies are good but they are not mind blowing enough to take to a party. They are not the kind you would hide from your kids to have late night with a glass of wine.  In fact, I want my kids to eat these cookies for snacks. They […]

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Buttermilk Waffles With Warm Spiced Apples plus #Giveaway!

December 16, 2014
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During the holiday season, I love to cook big breakfasts. Christmas morning is spent with our family in new pajamas, opening some gifts and having a nice lazy breakfast together. I typically make one savory egg dish and one sweet dish. My family loves waffles and my son cannot get enough of them.  So I created this breakfast and made it […]

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