Category Archives: breakfast and brunch

Bread Maker Paska: Ukrainian Easter Bread made EASY!

  It was a beautiful summer day when I got the call from my Mom asking me to come home. She didn’t want to tell me over the phone. I was over at a friend’s house watching “The Shining.” I … Continue reading

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Award Winning Strawberry Sunrise Waffle and Chicken Sandwich: An easy and healthier version

I bought my first waffle maker at a garage sale almost 25 years ago, long before Waffle and Chicken Sandwiches were even a thing.  The lady that sold it to me for $5.00 said she had received it as a gift … Continue reading

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Healthy Starts Round up – Our Growing Edge

This January I had the opportunity to host a blogger’s link up called “Our Growing Edge.” Our Growing Edge is all about bloggers trying and sharing new things. It’s also about adventure, growth and pushing the boundaries. The theme for … Continue reading

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Raspberry Mocha Cinnamon Roll Lasagna – an easy breakfast or brunch

The beautiful thing about this Cinnamon Roll Lasagna breakfast/brunch recipe is that it can be whipped up (in less than 30 minutes) the night before or a couple of days in advance because it uses packaged cinnamon rolls.

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Walnut Bran Muffins- the best bran muffin ever!

These Walnut Bran Muffins are, hands down, the best bran muffins I have ever eaten. I mean, these guys are the KING of the bran muffins! And that’s no small feat since a good, much less GREAT, bran muffin is … Continue reading

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Vegan Blueberry Cookie Butter Dream Smoothie

January is all about Healthy Starts and smoothies are a great way to get a healthy and quick start to your day. This smoothie is not only filled with healthy fruit (that is easy to access all year round),  it … Continue reading

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Holiday Biscotti & Christmas Baking

I love Christmas baking and can’t wait to get going on it the minute Halloween is over! This Holiday Biscotti recipe is one of my favourite Christmas baking recipes and always one of the first things I make. And because … Continue reading

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No Bake Post Holiday Energy Bites

I don’t know about you, but I am still in recovery from the turkey and pumpkin pie overload last weekend. These gluten free and dairy free No Bake Energy Bites are perfect for your post holiday rehab. Delicious and easy, … Continue reading

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Series: Lunch Bag Food: Part 3- Blueberry Cornbread Recipe

Welcome to Part 3 of my Lunch Bag Food Series. If you are looking for something quick to make ahead and throw in the kids lunch box for a morning snack/breakfast or dessert, this Blueberry Cornbread recipe is the one … Continue reading

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Brown Butter Granola: Good, Clean & Wholesome Food

Granola really fell from grace during the era when fat was considered a naughty word. But now that we’ve realized there is ‘good fat’ and ‘eating  clean’ (whole foods) is back in food fashion, granola appears to be making a … Continue reading

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