Overnight Steel Cut Oats

Overnight Steel Cut Oats in the Slow Cooker

I AM BAD AT BREAKFAST. Truly, I bring a weak game.  I am familiar with the “it’s the most important meal of the day” expression, and will even concede that it makes at least the top three. BUT. I’m not good at making breakfast part of my daily routine. In a moment of self-examination, I’ve […]

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Old-Fashioned French Toast

Old-Fashioned French Toast

French toast is to me as waffles are to Leslie Knope. I simply cannot get enough of it. French toast used to be an almost-empty fridge meal for me: As long as I had milk and a couple of eggs and bread, I could make it. Dinner: Rescued. And then I got serious about my […]

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Homemade Southwestern Breakfast Burritos

Homemade Breakfast Burritos

Is there a clearer sign that you’re in for a productive day than having breakfast made before you even get out of bed? Breakfast burritos are something we try to always have on hand. They are super easy to assemble in big batches and freeze. Anytime you need a burrito, just grab one and microwave.  […]

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Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

DON’T FREAK OUT. But I am calling these muffins. I know, I know. They have frosting. This seems to solidify a baked good’s identity as a cupcake, but hear me out! The frosting is cream cheese, which you would eat on a bagel which is perfectly acceptable to have for BREAKFAST. Oh, and there’s also […]

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Quick & Easy Banana Bread

Truth time: I only like bananas in candy form (because Laffy Taffy counts as a banana, right?) or in banana bread. There is something about the texture of a banana that is just a NO for me. Every couple years, I force myself to eat one, thinking, “I’m an adult, I need to like bananas, […]

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Mexican Breakfast Casserole

If you are a fan of make-ahead breakfasts that can be assembled the night before and feed a crowd, here is a recipe to add to your breakfast/brunch casserole arsenal! I should also tell you that there is chorizo in this. I’ve previously declared sausage the most perfect meat, but I think chorizo takes that […]

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Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread

Monkey Bread with Icing

I’ve never bought into that whole “breakfast is the most important meal of the day” jargon. My typical morning begins with me refusing to get out of bed for as long as possible (cue thoughts of do I really need a shower? and how many days has it been since I washed my hair?), and by […]

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