Peach Cinnamon Raisin French Toast

What do you get when you combine peaches and cinnamon raisin bread french toast? Deliciousness I tell you! Today’s Peach Week post is a great (and easy) breakfast or brunch treat. My kids loved the delicious cinnamon raisin bread french toast, topped with sauteed peaches, maple syrup and some wild blueberries. Simple, fresh and scrumptiousness sure…

Valentine’s Day Coconut Cream Trifle for Two

It is almost Valentine’s Day, and I don’t know about you but it’s a busy week getting the kids ready for their classroom celebrations, pulling together a few of my own Valentine’s surprises for my kids, husband, and co-workers, as well balancing the regular weekly classes, homework and housework! So here is an easy Valentine’s…

Cranberry-Blueberry Muffins

Inspired by the delicious cranberry-blueberry muffins we had at Woolfie’s Bakery in Dennisport, MA. Here is my “copycat” recipe of light buttermilk muffins packed with whole cranberries and fresh blueberries and topped with a sprinkling of turbinado sugar for a nice crunchy muffin top! Ingredients: 1/4 cup of unsalted butter at room temperature 3/4 cup…

Berry-licious Arugula Salad

I love arugula. Love it in a salad in various forms like this insanely yummy Grilled Peach and Arugula Salad with Gorgonzola and Pancetta and one of my hubby’s favourites – Steak Salad. Love it tossed with pasta in Lemon Spaghetti with Arugula and Steak with Penne & Arugula, and even love it layered in a panini like my Peach Panini with…

Power Pancakes

I was inspired by my yummy Power Waffles recipe that the whole family loves, to develop an equally delicious power pancakes recipe! The results are fantastic! I made them on the weekend, then froze them on baking sheets and popped them into freezer bags, so that I all need to do is pop them in…

Better Banana Blueberry Muffins made with Coconut Oil & Maple Syrup

Yummy moist and delicious blueberry packed banana muffins made with no sugar or butter, just maple syrup and coconut oil. An absolutely easy and healthy makeover of the Blueberry Banana Muffins that I posted 2 years ago. You must try this recipe – 100% kid approved by my trusted taste testers and also peanut free, so…

Power Waffles made with Coconut Oil

I am celebrating this momentous day of having BOTH MY KIDS IN SCHOOL ALL DAY for the first time (just a bit excited), with an awesome new breakfast recipe. Like any parent, I try and keep breakfast interesting, but nourishing for my kids. My oldest daughter especially gets tired of cereal (my youngest could eat…

Blueberry Buttermilk Coffee Cake Muffins

This is one of my favourite muffin recipes that I adapted from an Everyday Food recipe. I love the lightness of these coffee cake style muffins, with their delicious crunchy crumble on top. They are a family favourite of ours and absolutely the perfect accompaniment to a big cup of coffee. Ingredients: For the crumble…

Grandma’s favourite Healthy Banana-Blueberry Muffins

These tasty muffins are a great recipe I came across in Martha Stewart’s Everyday Food Magazine (which I subscribe to). I have been baking these Healthy Banana-Blueberry Muffins for my grandmother regularly as she finds them satisfying for breakfast or for a snack. I also make them as a healthier snack option and treat for the kids, my…