Eggs Benedict Recipe

Eggs Benedict with Avocado and Roasted Red Pepper

Ahh, classic Eggs Benedict. A perfect poached egg perched atop a crisp, buttery English muffin. Lemony, creamy Hollandaise sauce smothering the top; a slice of ham or bacon sandwiched somewhere there in the middle. Wait, what? Cue screeching brake noise. This is a vegetarian blog! Well, good thing! Because today, we’ve got a meatless version… 

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Vegan Lemon Coconut Baked Doughnuts

Vegan Coconut Lemon Baked Doughnuts

For some, gifting a kitchen item for a birthday or Christmas is a cardinal sin. We’ve all heard stories about the hapless husband who comes home with beautifully wrapped box containing … cue ominous music … a blender. And the poor clueless fella is booted back out that door faster than you can say “margarita.”… 

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Gluten Free Vegan Pancakes

Gluten-Free Banana Silver Dollar Pancakes (and they’re vegan too!)

Unwritten fact: pancakes make the best memories. Ever. Every family has their set of pancake preferences and pancake traditions. Just hearing the word “pancake” conjures up visions of weekend mornings spent with family and friends and the comforting, familiar smell of something delicious wafting through the house. Gluten-free pancakes are a major thing for me…. 

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Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Quick Bread

Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Bread (Gluten-Free)

My mother in law, Anita, has the most beautiful citrus trees growing in her yard here in California. She grows everything from oranges to kaffir limes and Meyer lemons. Her entire backyard is nothing short of a citrus smorgasbord! Whenever we go to visit, she sends us home loaded down with big bags of all… 

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Granola

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Granola

It’s true … I’m a granola fiend. Ever since I discovered how to make my own granola at home (and just how unbelievably easy it is), I’ve been a bit crazy for it. Every week or two, you can usually find me in my kitchen whipping up a new batch, almost always doing something to… 

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Leftover Cranberry Sauce Bread Recipe

Recipe | Leftover Cranberry Sauce Bread

Back in the day, when I was all anti-establishment and down with the man, I would have never found myself partaking in Black Friday madness. But this year, I’m counting down the days to Black Friday because we need a new couch. Couches are expensive! Sales on couches are good! Do you know what four… 

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Smoked Cheddar Grits with Broiled Heirloom Tomatoes Recipe

Recipe | Smoked Cheddar Grits with Broiled Heirloom Tomatoes

We’ve lived in North Carolina for a little over two years now and we still haven’t had the chance to explore very much. One of the reasons we were so excited about moving here is that there seemed to be so much more to do in the area–well, at least compared to Wisconsin. (No offense,… 

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Pina Colada Breakfast Shake Recipe

Recipe | Piña Colada Breakfast Shake

When I was 4 or 5, 7-Eleven had a Piña Colada slurpees for the summer. I remember getting one and thinking to myself, “This is what suntan lotion must taste like!” I always felt compelled to eat suntan lotion, you see, because it smelled like something that should be eaten. So this was very exciting… 

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