Tag Archives: Breakfast

Coffee Cake

I’m thinking of whipping up some coffee cake this morning. I’ll use an old family recipe that I can’t share but click here for lots of recipes you too can use. I’ll halve the recipe because I’m watching my weight and don’t want such a large pan of sweets around the house.  I’ll also press […]

Morning Glory Muffins

Since Pret no longer carries the carrot muffins I love so much, I’ve been looking for other ways to get my fix.  The Pret muffins were in a dark spice batter packed with carrots, raisins (I think), and coconut.  I’m sure it was a take on Morning Glory Muffins so here I go trying to […]

Samurai Cereal

Ingredients 1 cup steel cut oats 1/2 cup cracked wheat 1/4 cup barley 1/4 wheat berries 1/4 cup ground flax 5 cups water Pinch of salt (optional) Directions Mix all ingredients and simmer  on top of the stove for 30 minutes.  Serve with dried fruit, coconut, nuts, maple syrup, etc. This cereal tastes like whole-grain […]

Oatmeal On The Go

When it gets warm outside, I start making oatmeal muffins.  They’re portable, healthy, and delicious.  A great way to have breakfast on the go AND oatmeal when it’s too hot to sit in front of a steaming bowl.

Ziploc Omelets

Use this recipe to make individual omelets on those mornings when you have a full house.  A great idea for sleepovers and family reunions.  Directions Crack two eggs into a quart sized Ziploc bag.  Shake to scramble them. Add seasonings and desired omelet additions such as mushrooms, onions, cheese, tomatoes, sausage, etc.  Shake to mix […]


2-stars 8221 W 3rd Street Los Angeles, CA 90048 Toast is your typical LA cafe. Alfresco dining, selection of breakfast items, salads, sandwiches, and soups. Bakery case filled with tantalizng treats. And valet parking (of course). The location on 3rd Street adds to the charm. The people watching is phenomenal with a steady parade of […]


I was dragging into the office this morning and just knew that a nice hearty breakfast would serve me good.  Of course, I wanted the breakfast to be healthy too as I’m trying to maintain my girlish figure.  I headed to the cafeteria and ordered turkey sausage, scrambled eggs, wholegrain toast, and grapefruit.  Go me, healthy […]