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Chorizo Egg Stuffed Potato

Chorizo Cheese and Egg Stuffed Potato

During a recent visit to Mexico I found my new guilty pleasure – Chorizo sausage and cheese stuffed potatoes. While my husband drooled over street tacos and grilled meat I only had eyes for the potato. So one morning I decided to turn my new obsession into brunch – that way I didn’t have to […]
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on February 12, 2017
Egg Chilaquiles with Black Beans

Chilaquiles with Black Beans and Eggs

When I first heard about Mexican Chilaquiles, I wasn’t so sure about them. A breakfast food made with tortilla chips and eggs, like breakfast nachos, could be either amazing or a complete disaster. As it turns out, they are delicious and are now one of my favorite brunch dishes. The tortilla chips become slightly softened […]
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on December 5, 2016
Baked Apple with Fruit and Rolled Oat Topping

Baked Apples with Rolled Oats and Dried Fruit Topping

There are several things that I love about this easy baked apple recipe. First, it’s so simple to make – so much so that it’s a fun recipe to make with kids! And it reminds me of fun fall days, picking apples with my family with leaves turning yellow, brown and red on the trees […]
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on October 30, 2016
Crustlessi Miini Quiche

Mini Crustless Quiches with Zucchini and Swiss Cheese

Having these little mini crustless quiches around is a delicious way to make sure you have a good high protein snack ready whenever you need one. I like to pop one in the microwave in the morning or grab one for a quick lunch when I’m in a hurry. They are filling and so delicious! […]
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on September 11, 2016
Italian Herb Frittata

Italian Fresh Herb Frittata

  The fresh herb frittata is a typical dish from Italy’s Friuli-Venezia Giulia region. It was prepared for us by a local chef who used herbs that he found growing in the surrounding farm. He used a combination of fresh fennel, dill, mint, hops, sage and chives to make the simple dish as an appetizer. […]
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sunrise-quesadilla

Sunrise Quesadillas

This is an easy Mexican inspired recipe for 2. The crispy tortillas along with fluffy eggs, bacon and mild cheese come together perfectly to make a dish that is great for brunch or a light dinner. Ingredients 3 large eggs 2 flour tortillas (8 inches) 1/2 cup shredded fontina cheese 2 bacon strips, cooked until crisp and crumbled 1 […]
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