Oven Puff Pancake

  I’m BACK!!!! I apologize for my departure but I promise to add recipes more often…please, please forgive me! About this breakfast:  every time I make a puff pancake I am proud of myself. This breakfast pancake looks impressive and difficult to make but the recipe is super simple. My mother-in-law, who introduced me to … Continue reading

Banana Berry Baked Oatmeal

This baked oatmeal is berry berry delicious! I encourage you to try endless combinations of fruits and nuts! Perhaps add chocolate chips? Chocolate baked oatmeal could be worth a try! Ingredients 1 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup whole milk 1/2 cup butter (1 stick) – melted 1/2 cup light brown sugar – packed 1 tablespoon honey … Continue reading

Strawberry Cheese Danish

I made these a few weeks ago while entertaining a guest!  I’d been experimenting with a few different techniques for creating a quick cheese danish–some made fresh and some made with pre-made biscuits or crescent rolls–and this recipe happens to be the winner! All contenders were delicious of course; however, this recipe meets the mark in more ways than one. For … Continue reading

Personal Potato Quiches

The wife and I enjoyed this tasty treat for breakfast this morning! It was the perfect solution to our sleep-in Saturday hunger! Ingredients 2 tablespoons butter – softened 1 large russet potato – peeled and cubed 1 teaspoon salt 1 broccoli floret 1 green onion – chopped 4 large eggs – beaten 1/4 cup grated … Continue reading

Strawberry Banana Bread

Ingredients 1 1/4 cups flour 1/2 cup white sugar 1/4 cup light brown sugar – packed 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 tablespoon ground cinnamon 2 ripe bananas – one mashed, one sliced 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1 egg white – beaten 1 cup strawberries – hulled and sliced Directions Heat oven to 350F. Generously spray … Continue reading

Crumb Cake

This breakfast cake is great with a cup of coffee or hot tea in the morning! Sweet and crunchy crumbles atop a fluffy vanilla cake, each bite is better than the one before! Ingredients Cake 1/2 cup cake flour 1/2 cup unbleached flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/4 cup butter – softened 1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Citrus Salad

Happy Easter to you all! Here’s something tasty for your diet regimen! The health benefits associated with consuming citrus fruit are endless! Oranges are full of essential vitamins that lower your cholesterol and blood pressure, help boost your immune system, increase your liver function and lower your risk of esophageal/stomach cancers by forty percent! Grapefruit is high in enzymes that burn … Continue reading

Sticky Buns

This recipe is sinful! I’m happy to introduce you to the stickiest sticky bun I’ve ever eaten! Ingredients 1/2 cup brown sugar – divided 1/4 cup butter – divided (half softened, half melted) 1/4 cup pecans – divided and chopped 1 sheet puff pastry – thawed 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1/4 cup raisins Directions Heat oven … Continue reading

Broccoli & Cheddar Soufflé

 Broccoli, onion and cheddar add a ton of flavor to this soufflé! It’s the perfect side-dish for a spring brunch and it’s delicious in the morning on biscuits with bacon. You’re going to love this TastyThumb original! Ingredients 1 tablespoon plus 1/4 cup unsalted butter 1 large broccoli crown – cut into small florets and rinsed 1 small onion – chopped … Continue reading

Sausage Gravy & Biscuits

‘Biscuits and Gravy’ reminds me of my late grandfather, it was his morning must-have! I too enjoy this classic southern breakfast, not just because of the attached nostalgia, but because it’s super simple and delicious. Start your Saturday with something tasty! Ingredients 1/4 cup mild Italian sausage 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup flour 2 cups milk … Continue reading