Tag - breakfast

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Last-Hurrah-Of-Summer Family Brunch
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Mealtime Simplicity

Last-Hurrah-Of-Summer Family Brunch

This is my family — hilarious, fun-loving family. Aren’t they cute? Notice how I’m not in the photo? I rarely am. I’m usually behind the camera. Probably a good thing in this case since I was covered in flour and some kind of unidentified sauce on my white pants. Also, I was wearing an orange horizontal striped shirt that isn’t the most flattering on camera.  Our family attempts to get together as often as possible for a meal. We even had a short of stint of monthly Sunday dinners that sadly fizzled out last year somewhere around the November mark. Life just got too busy and we let it slide.    This Labour Day weekend we picked up where we left off though and hosted an End of Summer Brunch. It was a chance to celebrate a sensational summer, to look ahead to fall, to catch up with each other, and to take our newly renovated kitchen for a spin.    The menu? Pancakes, fruit salad and “Thornbury McMuffins.” I recently got a Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker to put it through its paces.           It’s quick and easy to use – just put your ingredients in,[…]

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Mealtime Simplicity

  I like to kiss my meals. Yup. Keep it simple stupid. That’s my motto. If I could just take a meal pill and forgo a full fledged dinner, I would.   Sadly pills larger than a baby aspirin make me gag. Plus I’m guessing my kids wouldn’t be thrilled with this new meal pill plan anyway.   The fact remains, I have to feed my family. They’re needy like that. So whenever I stumble across a simple recipe in a magazine I’ve stolen borrowed from the doctor’s office, I rejoice. The same goes for easy foodie blogs. I can’t get enough of them.   I recently bookmarked, The Herbed Kitchen. It’s fresh and pretty and the meals are easy and healthy. To the site’s author Joy I say, my children want to thank you for sparing them from breakfast in a capsule. They loved your Peanut Butter and Honey Oatmeal. I did too. It’s simple, healthy, yummy and not in pill form. The recipe is below. **Avery loves this power packed meal so much, she’ll often request it for dinner!

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