Beat-the-Clock Banana Bread

Don’t schlep to the store next time you crave a baked good or something sweet; or are in need of an after-school snack for the kids or a breakfast treat.  Rather make Beat-the-Clock Banana Bread.  It literally takes 10 minutes to assemble (plus baking time – but who counts that?) and only requires one bowl and no electric mixer. Easy-peasy. I’ve…

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Scrambled Egg Muffins

It’s my one year blogging birthday!!  One year and 50+ recipes later, I’m still chugging away and you’re still reading my posts and trying out these recipes.  Thank you!!! Today I’m posting Scrambled Egg Muffins.  Sorry it’s not a birthday cake or some other witty tie-in with my blogging anniversary. These muffins fall into the “easy-and-healthy-after-school snack” category as well as the “protein-packed…

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Frittata

I can’t believe I watched the whole thing!!!!  Stayed up til the bitter end of the Super Bowl (or “The American Football Super Bowl” as referred to here), including post-game.  In the UK.  Till 3:30am.  Being a bit bleary-eyed and sleep-deprived (we didn’t have the post-Super Bowl snow day that most of the US mid-west and east coast got), coupled with…

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Maple Pecan Scones

Scones and I have a lukewarm relationship.  When they are warm, flaky, buttery, tender inside and with a bit of crunch outside they are a perfect food to wake up to.  But often they can be hard as hockey pucks, with a similar taste.  In the States scones come in an assortment of flavors – chocolate chip, raspberry, blueberry, lemon poppy seed –…

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