Breakfast

There are some days, okay a lot of days, when I don’t feel like cooking breakfast. I wake up about 40 minutes before I have to hustle out the door. That means I have to put on my makeup, find underwear and make myself something that is nourishing and filling. Nine times out of ten, […]

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Breakfast

Autumn is upon us. Here in Portland, the colors are just starting to turn a yellowish red, painting the streets in multi-colored foliage. Yet, the weather is taking its sweet time catching up to the appropriate season. We had a string of eighty degrees days last week but thanks to the air conditioning at work, […]

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Breakfast

If I could live off one quick bread for the rest of my life it would be banana bread. My mom used to whip up batch after batch during the winter months, filling the house with the comforting scent of cinnamon and butter. She didn’t stick to one recipe but instead tried several in a […]

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Breakfast

If you haven’t heard Mother’s Day is on Sunday. My mom isn’t the kind of women who likes to be fussed over. She much prefers to be the fussie. Seriously, walk into her house and she will not only offer you food but the glass vase you casually glanced at. I love her generous spirit […]

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Breakfast

I’ve expressed my lack of enthusiasm for muffins before. They are the last bakery item I choose from if there is nothing left in the case and nine times out of ten they make me feel like crap. I’m not quite sure why. I believe it’s because a majority of muffins are essentially cupcakes aka […]

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Breakfast

I have been a breakfast person as far back as I can remember. In fact, it’s my favorite time of day. Pancakes, waffles, crepes, bacon, sausage, scrambles, omelets –  the options are limitless, which is heaven to someone as ADD as myself. My carb loving heart normally gravitates towards a fluffy stack of pancakes with […]

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