Category Archives: Breakfast

Smashed Blueberry Lemon Loaf Cake

I forgot to add the baking powder. This is why the smashed blueberry lemon loaf cake you see, which I made about a month ago, is flat on top.  Never one to make excuses as to why something didn’t turn … Continue reading

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Tourte Milanese – A Meal en Croute

Good to see you again, Ms. Tourte Milanese.  You’re looking as beautiful as ever! Yes, there is a story behind that unusual welcome to an edible, inanimate object.  I’m weird, but not that weird.  I hope. Remember when I told you … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Lunch, Pastry, Rainbow, Vegetables | 125 Comments

Peanut Butter (or Almond Butter) Matzo Brei with Fresh Strawberry Syrup or Jam

I wanted to make Egg Foo Yung. It was cooking class in 6th grade, mid-Passover.  The teacher said those of us who observed Passover would be making Matzo Brei and everyone else would be making Egg Foo Yung. “Can I … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Fruit, Holiday, Jams/Jellies | 26 Comments

Streusel Overkill is Good – Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Streusel Crumb Cake with or without Raspberries

I love warm rainy days in the spring and summer.  I love the scent of lilacs.  I love the smell of Fall.  I love when someone brushes my hair.  Are you gagging yet?  Well you won’t be when I tell … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Brown Sugar and Double Chocolate Overnight Oatmeal, plus the KA Mixer Winner

I don’t usually go for fads, trends or follow rules when it comes to food.  In fact, I don’t abide by any rules when it comes to food.  I’ve been known to bake pumpkin pies in June, and I know some … Continue reading

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