Category Archives: breakfast

Blueberry Muffins

You know what’s annoying? Making blueberry muffins from a box mix and having to mix in that little can of teeny, tiny, little, bitty blueberries. I mean, really? Blueberries the size of a pea? Uncool! Make homemade blueberry muffins during the summer – when fresh fruit is at its best. You know what else is […]

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Easy Cheese Coffee Cake

One of my all-time favorite foods comes from a bakery in Appleton, Wisconsin called Vande Walle’s. They make the most perfect and out-of-this-world delicious cheese coffee cake. I usually only eat it at holidays — and I eat it without abandon. My brain cannot say “stop eating! calorie overload!” when it comes to a Vande […]

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French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

Happy 2013, everyone! Most blogs are starting to post recipes with lighter, healthier foods. Nah. Not this blog. French toast cupcakes are up next! French toast is my all-time favorite breakfast food. What’s not to like? It’s a carbohydrate overload that can keep you full the entire day. Perfection. I’ve wanted to make this recipe […]

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Copy Cat Cinnabons

One of my new year’s resolutions for 2012 was to make cinnamon rolls from scratch. I completed this task yesterday – on December 30th. Nothing like waiting until the last minute, right?! Truth be known, breads and rolls intimidate me. I’m not great with yeast, my last attempt at cinnamon rolls was a comicalĀ disaster, and […]

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Homemade Hostess Coffee Cakes

Happy Monday, everyone! Today marks the beginning of a week-long series of posts demonstrating how you can make homemade versions of your favorite Hostess treats. Over the course of the week I’ll provide recipes for homemade coffee cakes (today’s post!), Twinkies, Devil Dogs, SnoBalls, and the classic Hostess chocolate swirl cupcake. These posts do come […]

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