Creatively Transforming Food

Breakfast/Brunch

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pancakes

  It was the Friday before Labor Day and my oldest grandson, Vanze, chose the breakfast menu. “Pancakes, Gigi!”, he said. When asked what type of pancakes, he said peanut butter. Hmmmm…. Well, that’s one type I’ve never made so I improvised a bit using my […]

Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

  Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole was awaiting the lazy Sunday crowd sleeping in! I’m an early riser, so I enjoy the quiet creative, “alone” time while trying to solve the puzzle on NPR”s weekend edition. This is multitasking at its best.  I already posted Sunshine Breakfast Casserole […]

Blueberry Banana Nut Muffins

Blueberry Banana Nut Muffins

  Blueberry Banana Nut Muffins  were a breakfast inspiration! I just posted the recipe for my Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Bread  which I use to make muffins on Facebook because I had ripe bananas to use. However, hidden in my freezer, were a few bags […]

Greek Yogurt Pancakes

Greek Yogurt Pancakes

  Greek Yogurt Pancakes are another comfort food that has been a part of our family breakfasts for years. My oldest grandson, Vanze, created his own special name for them when he was quite small. I had picked him up to see the pancakes cooking […]

Sunshine Breakfast Casserole

Sunshine Breakfast Casserole

Good Morning! It’s time for some Sunshine Breakfast Casserole ! School was rained out today (flooding) and an opportunity to fix a favorite weekend breakfast to bring some much needed sunshine on a gloomy day now exists! All of your favorite breakfast items packed into one […]

Butter Rich Pancakes

Butter Rich Pancakes

These Butter Rich Pancakes are a family favorite in our house! Packaged box mixes don’t even compare to their flavor.  Making these from scratch is effortless and you probably have everything you need in your pantry. If you don’t have time during the week to make these, […]

Cinnamon and Spice Rolls

Cinnamon and Spice Rolls

Cinnamon and Spice Rolls are best prepared on a lazy morning full of sunshine and family! The process is a bit lengthy, but the end result is worth the effort especially when the work load is shared by those who make you smile. After all,  love, laughter […]

Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Nut Bread is comforting to the senses.  Take those overripe bananas and prepare to be satisfied. I tend to make these as muffins since they bake quickly and can satisfy promptly. They are perfect for a late weekend morning . breakfast or to pack for a […]