Category Archive: Breakfast/Brunch

Mock Apple Pie Ala-Mode / Weigh In Week 4

I wanted something hot for breakfast the other morning but it was a lower carb day so oatmeal was not on my food plan. I didn’t want an egg for breakfast so I came up with this Mock hot apple pie Ala-mode and it was warm, satisfying and just the right amount of comfort to get my …

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The Best Homemade Turkey Breakfast Sausage / A Happy Hike & Anniversary!

A long time ago I dabbled at making homemade turkey breakfast sausages and I don’t know why I stopped doing it. For the past week I have been thinking about making them again and finally on Saturday morning I did just that. These really are the best tasting turkey breakfast sausages I have ever had! Katy said …

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Creamy Oatmeal Brulee

In the fall while staying in San Francisco I had the best Oatmeal Brulee for breakfast at the Park 55 hotel. I have attempted to recreate it at home trying many different combinations. All attempts were tasty but this final version is my favorite! This is not your everyday oatmeal my friends — oh no–it’s over the top special! The oats …

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Mom’s Egg McMuffin for Breakfast

As a teenager I worked at McDonald’s. During the summer I was able to work the breakfast shift and it became my favorite time to work. I liked cooking there (big surprise) and getting to make the egg McMuffins. When I saw this egg ring at Crate and Barrel it took me right back to those …

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Oatmeal Spice Breakfast Cookies WWPP 4

These cookies are something I have been making for years. It was inspired by a Cooking Light recipe that I have adapted, using less sugar and substituting healthier ingredients. Each cookie is filled with goodness like  cholesterol lowering oats, whole wheat pastry flour, dried cranberries,baby food prunes, coconut butter and just the right amount of …

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