breakfast

Challah French Toast with Persimmon & Pear

Challah French Toast with Persimmon & Pear

Growing up, I could not resist a good French toast whenever we went out for breakfast. Its sort of the best of both worlds in my opinion, eggs, bread, and something sweet. However, in college, weekend breakfasts served a different purpose and I strayed from […]

Persimmons Yogurt Parfait

Persimmons Yogurt Parfait

I think, I learned an important lesson about persimmons last week. Haiycha’s in particular must be very ripe before you eat them! I couldn’t figure out what was off when I was cooking last week, but after having some today, that must have been the […]

Persimmon Rose Pastry

Persimmon Rose Pastry

Apple rose pastries were trending throughout my Instagram feed last year. This year, I am reviving this easy pastry by adding persimmons to the mix. Persimmons are a beloved holiday fruit, but pretty difficult to find on the east coast, due to a short fleeting […]

Butternut Squashshuka

Butternut Squashshuka

I haven’t stopped eating in two days and there is no end in sight. And today’s recipe is perfect way to use up all your leftover squash! I have been missing out on the whole shakshuka/eggs in purgatory trend, given that I cannot stand tomato […]

Purple Tortilla Espanola

Purple Tortilla Espanola

It’s crazy to think how much the Spanish tapas scene has exploded over the last 5 years or so. I think the first time I went to a Spanish Tapas restaurant was in 2012 when I lived in Providence, RI. Everyone in my office was […]

Coffee Flour Dutch Baby Pancake

Coffee Flour Dutch Baby Pancake

Finally! An answer to the age old question! Can you drink your coffee AND eat it too? Yes! Yes you can! When I found coffee flour at Trader Joes a couple weeks ago, I knew immediately I wanted to make a dutch baby pancake with […]

PB & Grape Overnight Oats

PB & Grape Overnight Oats

Today I am sharing a little spin on good old fashioned PB & J. Those of you have been reading my blog, (or know me-these people might be one and the same) are not going to find it hard to believe that growing up I […]

Fig Jam & Brie Breakfast Sandwich

Fig Jam & Brie Breakfast Sandwich

When I posted the ingredients to today’s recipe yesterday, many of you said these were the best ingredients ever or all of your favorite ingredients together. And well, I couldn’t agree more! There is no way you can go wrong with figs, brie, avocado, eggs, […]

Oatmeal Cashew Butter Pancakes with Blackberries

Oatmeal Cashew Butter Pancakes with Blackberries

The idea for this recipe started off as 3-5 ingredient pancakes. But then this recipe ended up with 13.

Healthy Hummingbird Muffins

Healthy Hummingbird Muffins

Have you ever had hummingbird cake before? I think you can consider it a sister to carrot cake or zucchini bread? The great thing about this recipe is that the recipe calls for bananas and applesauce, two ingredients that can be used in baking to […]