Breakfast · Food · Salads · Sandwiches

Easy Ideas for New Years (or anytime) Brunch

Ok here it is, my ‘go to’ brunch. It is easy and can be executed a gazillion different ways. It’s an open faced sandwich, usually on Italian bread or baguette slices. Topping it with a fried or poached egg is optional but encouraged. Then I serve it with a side salad made up of whatever I… Continue reading Easy Ideas for New Years (or anytime) Brunch

Breakfast · Food · Sauces · Sides and Veggies

Garden Summer Squash and Basil Fritters

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

Breakfast · Food · Sandwiches

Croque Madame

I learned about Croque Madame because about year or two ago it was just going to be our small immediate family for Easter. I asked for ideas on Facebook for recipes that incorporated ham since there would be too few of us to cook an entire ham. My friend posted a recipe for Croque Madame… Continue reading Croque Madame