Sweet Almond Toasts (Poorman’s Bostock)

These Sweet Almond Toasts are like the French Bostock, but with less expensive ingredients and a simpler preparation — and with all the great almond flavor and texture.  A few months ago we were visiting family in Santa Barbara when FishPapa and I slipped away for a coffee date at Peets. I was feeling reckless and ordered […]

Spiced Blueberry Coffeecake

This Spiced Blueberry Coffeecake is a quick and easy way to enjoy some of the best fruits of the season: blueberries! This breakfast or snacking cake comes together in minutes. Last weekend I found blueberries at my local market for 98 cents a package. I bought three packs without a second thought. I knew I’d […]

Quiche Recipe Basics

The basic quiche recipe is not complicated. Eggs and cream form a luscious custard that you pour into a pie crust and customize with your favorite fillings. Learn the basics to your classic quiche recipe. As you may know, I was a fan of France long before I ever set foot in Charles de Gaulle airport. Ever […]

Egg Bake with Ham & Spinach

Breakfast, brunch, or even dinner will be cozy and delicious when you serve up this Ham and Spinach Egg Bake. It’s super easy to pull together in minutes. Breakfast foods are some of my family’s favorites, particularly egg dishes. Eggs are affordable, packed with protein, and are good stick-to-yer ribs food. Some days, I just fry […]

Easy Brunch Recipes to Wow Your Crowd

Wow the crowd at your next gathering with these easy brunch recipes. They feed many easily and can be made in advance for convenient prepping. Brunch is one of my favorite meals to serve. It sounds fancy, but it’s really like breakfast that you don’t have to wake up really early to serve. Ha! We hosted […]

Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffeecake

This Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffeecake will be a hit with your holiday guests this year just as much as it will please the regulars around your coffee table. With flavors of raspberries, orange, and luscious cream cheese, it’s a delicious way to start the day! This coffeecake is the work of much love and affection. Love […]

Make Breakfast for Dinner

breakfast burrito cut in half, pitcher of orange juice

Breakfast for Dinner is a FishFamily Favorite. It’s quick and easy, super delicious, and everyone does the happy dance when I serve it. Jace’s Breakfast Burritos Can you believe it that we’re at the end of the Quick Dinner Ideas series? October went by fast. Hopefully, I didn’t overwhelm you with so many posts (over […]

Pumpkin Biscuits

Fill the bread basket with a batch (or two) of these Pumpkin Biscuits. They’re a simple but delicious addition to your next soup or chili night. And you can make them gluten-free! Quick dinner ideas are the name of the game around here this month. Quick often implies that you’re gonna go simple, no elaborate […]