The Ultimate Indulgence Breakfast: Banana Bread French Toast

That moment when you wake up and realize that your husband has been at work for almost 24 hours and you can't thank him enough for all that he does. At that moment, you make him THIS. ...more
This sounds absolutely sinful!! What a great way to say thank you! I definitely think my husband ...more

Get My Christmas Day Brunch Menu

No one likes to have to cook a big breakfast on Christmas morning. For the last few years I’ve been doing overnight french toast served with good quality (i.e. very expensive) applewood smoked bacon and a fruit salad flavored with ginger. Magic! ...more

French toast or Pain Perdu


French Toast à L’Orange

Good morning, Sunshine! Isn’t it amazing what a little sunlight can do for your soul? After a week of snowy weather and cloudy skies, seeing the sunlight beaming through our window this morning was a welcome sight and made this French Toast à L’Orange taste just a bit like Spring!...more

Baked French Toast Casserole

I could literally eat this praline topping by the spoonful. It's sweet and rich, and the pecans add a perfect balance of flavors and textures. Using this as a topping for French toast is just evil. It's already good enough on its own, but adding a little sweet crunch on top just blows your mind. ...more
My favorite! I LOVE french toast!more

Why My Family Must Eat French Toast on Snow Days

Confession: I was one of those people at the grocery store yesterday buying milk, bread, and eggs in preparation for bad winter weather. But I'm not the idiot many Facebook statuses or this guy would have you believe: ...more
Yeah! Score for the Bob Ross joke! You just made me very happy as his "happy trees." :)more

Eggnog Challah French Toast Bread Pudding.

 I love eggnog. Some people say it's very rich, and that you can only have a tiny glass, but I don't have that problem. I'll intentionally not buy eggnog during Christmas, just so that I don't accidentally drink the whole thing. When I worked at Starbucks and eggnog latte season rolled around, I'd have to ration myself to a little 4oz. sample cup's worth each day. Not as a latte, mind you....more

The bus is here!

It seems like only yesterday that the bus pulled up to our house on the first day of camp. And now we are in week 5! Where did the time go? What happened to all those projects I promised myself I was going to tackle? I should really get started on those....more

Cinnamon French Toast Minis

These tiny french toasts dabbed with cinnamon powder are my latest home-cooking adventure. It's adorned by sweet maple syrup and it best eaten with fruits and coffee!! Well, for kids, chocolate milk would make a good pair for this minis.It's definitely a treat!...more

Pecan-Crusted French Toast Casserole