Category Archives: Breakfast

Lemon sour cream muffins with blueberries and ginger

So good, people just might think you bought these at a bakery! These are my new favourite muffins, and that’s saying a lot since I have posted many muffin recipes on this blog. The sour cream gives them a rich … Continue reading

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Make-ahead rhubarb scones

Freezeable dough makes fresh breakfast treats a snap! I’ve long wondered what the difference is between scones and biscuits. Apparently the simplest way to distinguish them is that biscuits should be flaky and scones should have a finer crumb. Quite … Continue reading

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A festive, flavourful brunch menu

Show Mom you care with a delicious feast! Truth be told, most Moms do NOT want to be served breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day. I can state from experience that it’s more than a little nerve wracking to be … Continue reading

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Ham and cheese waffles

Awesome alone but even better for eggs Benedict! Anyone who knows me knows I am infatuated with waffles. I love sweet variations, served with fruit and maple syrup, of course, but lately I’ve been playing around with savoury waffles too. … Continue reading

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Apple cheddar biscuits

A fast, guilt-free way to enjoy the taste of pie for breakfast! I learned about the glorious delights of leftover pie for breakfast at a very young age. It was well worth waking up extra early so I could sneak … Continue reading

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Sweet Irish soda bread

Plain or toasted it’s a perfect breakfast treat! This delicious, dense breakfast bread also goes by the amusing name of Spotted Dog, thanks to the raisins. Traditional Irish soda breads typically were made with fewer ingredients, out of necessity, but … Continue reading

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Old-fashioned cherry nut loaf

A retro treat for today’s tea parties (or….breakfast)! When I was a kid, my mom seemed to make this loaf primarily at Christmastime so I associate it with all sorts of happy, festive feelings. I recall she often used a … Continue reading

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