Category Archives: breakfast

Thanksgiving specials

Over the years, many of my family’s special recipes come back into play for Thanksgiving. Through handcrafted food, we create a home filled with love, care and tradition. Later this month, we’ll celebrate another Thanksgiving together. It is my family’s main event. It is the day when my husband and I roll up our sleeves to […]

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dreamy whipped cream & strawberries

Once you make whipped cream from scratch, there’s no going back. It’s an absolute dream! I’m sharing my recipe for one of the best and simplest things you’ll make with a standing mixer, and it will take less than 2 minutes to complete. Whipped cream was the first thing I tried to make when I […]

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cranberry-orange scones for Christmas morning

Cranberry-Orange is my favorite flavor combination for Christmas-time desserts. There’s something extra wonderful about fresh scones, sweet breads and biscuits this time of year. For some reason, I always seem to crave them more in the month of December. Scones are one of my favorite treats, especially if there is a cup of coffee involved. […]

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one minute smoothie: orange-berry bliss

Orange Berry Bliss is my go-to smoothie. It only takes a minute to make. It tastes amazing and is an awesome pick-me-up at breakfast or at snack time. Years ago, there was a smoothie shop that made “orange berry blitz.” It was my favorite smoothie. Then they took it off their menu! I knew I […]

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french-toast brulee

This is the ultimate, special occasion breakfast-dessert, and the best breakfast that I make for my family. You’re going to love French-Toast Brulee! If you don’t have a kitchen torch to “brulee,” no worries. The basic recipe, minus the torching is still super easy and tastes amazing as-is. I remember the moment when french toast entered my list […]

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