We had some pie pumpkins from Halloween and Thanksgiving that I wanted to use up. I popped them in the Instant Pot for 20 minutes. They came out easy to peel and easy to purée. That purée was used to make a few pumpkin dishes, but I think this oatmeal was my favorite. The pumpkin… Continue reading Pumpkin Oatmeal
So there is a lot happening here, but somehow it works. I realize when I blog about food, a lot of what I post are accidents. Like me having to work with what we have when we need to go to the store, (this morning) forcing me to be creative. Sometimes it works out. Sometimes… Continue reading Chorizo Biscuit Breakfast Sandwich
Many years ago for Christmas, my older sister printed off some family recipes and put them in a binder for us to start a family cookbook. This weekend I found this recipe for my late grandmother’s apple pumpkin streusel muffins. I ran out of streusel topping and was too lazy to make more (even though… Continue reading Grandma Ada’s Apple Pumpkin Streusel Muffins and a thanks for the Meet and Greet!
This green chili breakfast casserole is quick, easy, and low carb. You could still serve it with toast, and it could also be made vegetarian easily. I like to make it on the weekend and then heat up any leftovers for breakfast at the beginning of the week. You can also double the recipe if… Continue reading Easy Green Chile Breakfast Casserole
I’ve posted about fritter making before. You should hop over and check it out. Making fritters this time of year is a great way to use up veggies from your garden. In our case it’s squash. I made a batch of squash and basil fritters yesterday. We had them with lunch along with a salad and smoked… Continue reading Garden Summer Squash and Basil Fritters
Do you need a new brunch dish or kid-friendly breakfast that you’ll enjoy too? How about these babies, cinnamon apple banana pancakes. They are easy, yummy, and you can dress them up a ton of different ways. I think it would be fun to make these pancakes for a group and have all sorts of… Continue reading Cinnamon Apple Banana Pancakes
My birthday is at the beginning of January. By the time I make the rounds between friends and both sides of my family, I usually get treated to a few birthday meals. So I make post-birthday resolutions instead of New Year’s resolutions. Otherwise I honestly would just be setting myself up for failure. My post-birthday… Continue reading Baked Eggs: New eggs for a new year. I’m not yolking around.