Cranberry Apple Muffins

Cranberry Apple Muffins

Because, because, because it’s Monday and I have apples and the holidays are around the corner which means I also have cranberries. So I made Cranberry Apple Muffins. Just because.

Roasted Sweet Potato Frittata

Roasted Sweet Potato Frittata

Frittatas are one of my favourite ways to do eggs for dinner or for a late lunch on the weekend. I find them less fussy than omelets and easier than Quiche since there is no crust to deal with. But still impressive and satisfying. They also do just as well served at...
Quinoa muffins with chia and blueberry

Quinoa muffins with chia and blueberry

Here is a healthy little muffin to go with your weekend coffee. Vegan, nearly fat-free and packed with protein from chia seeds and quinoa. Next time you are cooking quinoa for dinner make some extra.

Whole Wheat and Blueberry Waffles

Whole Wheat and Blueberry Waffles

There is something special about waffles. Effort and planning is involved. Or at least, it appears that way. In reality, as long as you have a waffle maker, they are about as much hassle as pancakes.

Tropical Steel Cut Oats

Tropical Steel Cut Oats

I like to make something a little different on the weekends for breakfast. Steel cut oats take just a little bit longer than regular oats to cook but I love the hearty texture. This time with fresh pineapple and shredded coconut.

Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Perhaps I’m guilty of emotionally driven baking. Yeah, probably. I wanted to make him a special treat. This peanut butter banana bread is it.

Blueberry Basil Coffeecake with Walnuts

Blueberry Basil Coffeecake with Walnuts

This is a light and sweet cake – Blueberry and Basil Coffeecake with Walnuts. Not particularly fancy. Basil adds a little extra spice to each bite but is not overpowering. There is something about coffee cake that I have a hard time resisting. With or without coffee. Though, I can’t usually resist coffee.. so decidedly best with coffee, or a rich and spicy tea if you go that way.

Creamy Mango Smoothie

Creamy Mango Smoothie

A simple formula – protein, milk, and fruit – makes a balanced breakfast that will fuel even the busiest morning.