Breakfast

Monkey-Bread Muffins
As we quickly come to the end of another busy school year, my calendar is packed with all of the end-of-the-year concerts, activities, parties and field trips.  That can be quite overwhelming when...
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Strawberry Lemon Poppyseed Pancakes
 Last weekend, my hubby and I drove to Minneapolis for an evening of outstanding comedy with Jim Gaffigan.  We both love comedians and it was wonderful being able to walk in the doors of the...
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Glazed Lemon Zucchini Bread
Zucchini is such an abundant garden staple and I am always looking for a great recipe to use it in. This quick bread is so simple and I love the lemon flavor.  It is dense and moist, which I think...
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Epic Cinnamon Rolls
I'm excited to have Made From Pinterest back with us this month for another outstanding guest post! Merry Christmas to My Kitchen Escapades Readers! Christmas is in full swing over in our house....
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Hot Chocolate Mix
Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe that is worlds above the store bought envelopes. I make a big batch of this every winter and keep it for those cold mornings, or late night treats with the kiddos. This homemade...
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Freezer Breakfast Sandwiches
Make ahead breakfast sandwiches are really easy to make! Don't waste your money on buying pre-made egg patties because you can make them yourself in a matter of minutes. I love to use sausage patties...
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Banana Zucchini Muffins
Banana + zucchini....yes it works wonderfully! I have a small garden but I am not a gardener.  You see, I am notorious for garden neglect once I complete the initial planting in the spring. Every...
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Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies
Breakfast cookies....yes, they are a real thing and no, they aren't your standard chocolate chip cookie recipe.  These are loaded with oats, fruit, nuts and a dash of honey.  Super healthy...
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Almond Poppy Seed Coffee Cake with Almond Streusel
In the demented minds of my older three children, the quality of the food I prepare is proportionate to my level of love for them that day.  For example:   Roast, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy,...
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Streusel Banana Bread
So was anyone brave enough to get on the scale yesterday morning?  Not me!!!  No way!  I am definitely one who would just get depressed and drown my sorrows in more food.  Better for...
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Homemade Syrup
My hubby travels a lot.  Really a lot.  I try not to complain about it too much because his absence means his consulting business is doing well.  He opened his own business over four years...
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Applesauce Oat Bran Muffins
I'm still going strong on getting back to our nice Sunday evening dinners.  Even though there were only 5 of us in town this weekend, I still went all out including the linens and china.  However,...
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Back To School Breakfast Bars
Less than two weeks to go and our house is in a frantic rush to:   Do everything fun we haven't had time for yet this summer. Enjoy the guilt-free chances to stay up late because we can sleep...
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Banana Streusel Cake
On Sunday afternoon, I can always count on my 8 year old daughter approaching me about making cookies together.  Baking with her mom is definitely her favorite way to spend time together.  Of...
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Banana Coffee Cake
Every weekday morning by 10:00 am, here is what I have usually accomplished: Taught a 45 minute religious education class to 10 high school kids Gotten my 6 kids up, dressed, fed and...
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Jana's Biscuits
I like to think of myself as an honest person and someone others can trust to be so.  However, there are just certain situations in which I find myself that are simply impossible. Bold face liar...
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