Spinach & Red Pepper Egg Casserole

A couple weekends ago Benzo, Jack and I went over to Movie Mom's house for brunch after church.  I love to make brunch with family.  There's just something about being in the kitchen whipping up delicious food with the ones you love.  It's cozy and comforting. Our menu included: Vegetable Egg Casserole (see below) Blueberry… Continue reading Spinach & Red Pepper Egg Casserole


Biscuits & Gravy

A couple weekends ago I was up early before anyone else was awake and decided to make biscuits and gravy.  I had been saving two apple-sage Field Roast sausages specifically for this purpose.  First the biscuits: The recipe is a pretty standard biscuit recipe using Earth Balance and soy milk to make them dairy-free. This was the… Continue reading Biscuits & Gravy


Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins

I don't usually make up my own recipes.  There are far too many good ones out there written by other people, and to be honest I'm not that creative.  People think I'm creative because I make stuff all the time, but really I'm just following other people's instructions.  My Type A personality is happy that… Continue reading Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins


Monuts Take Two: Chocolate

So it's back to posts about breakfast.  Don't worry, you all only have 2 more months to endure this until I have my baby.  I won't even tell you the number of times I've eaten at IHop lately.  🙂 A little over a month ago I posted about monuts.  If you didn't catch that post, monuts… Continue reading Monuts Take Two: Chocolate


Oatmeal Cranberry Walnut “Cookies”

When I set out to make these cookies last night, I did not intend to loop this post back to breakfast again.  Yet that seems to be what happened. Last night after a nutritious dinner of cereal 😉 Benzo and I were lounging around watching American Idol when we both really wanted something sweet.  I've had… Continue reading Oatmeal Cranberry Walnut “Cookies”


Banana Granola Pancakes

These might be the best pancakes I have ever made. That's a bold statement but just wait until you see them.  The inspiration for these pancakes came from a restaurant called First Watch.  We have several locations in Kansas City and the restaurants are located in many other states as well.  They serve breakfast and lunch… Continue reading Banana Granola Pancakes