Weekend Waffles Worth Waking Up For

Alliteration! Alliteration makes me unreasonably happy. Someone gave me a waffle maker when we  got married and I was psyched! I’d registered for it, chosen the specific model carefully but now…what was I supposed to do with it? I mean, I eat waffles, mostly at Waffle House at 3:00am, but how does one make a really…

Blueberry Banana Nut Muffins Hit All the Food Groups

Well, most of them anyway. Muffins are our breakfast of choice around here…they’re portable, hearty, and generally not the unhealthiest things we could be eating. And when you put fruit in them? Forget it. Eating a fruit-laden muffin in the morning gives me the leeway to eat my weight in Cheetos later in the afternoon (in my…

A Granola a Day

Do you read Orangette? You should. No really, you should. Molly’s been over there blogging and whatnot for years and years and is, without a doubt, my favorite food writer. And I’ve got a lot of favorite food writers. She writes Orangette from Seattle which is one of the best food cities in the world…

Happy New Year!: Toad in the Hole

Well, 2013 is here you guys! How about that. I still remember the turn of the new millennium – everyone was Y2K-ing out and I was hosting a sleepover where, if I recall, we dared each other to eat Beggin’ Strips. (They weren’t that bad.) Facebook tells me one of the girls from that sleepover had a…