Tag Archives: Breakfast

Carrots for Breakfast, Again.


As promised, here’s my recipe for Carrot Cake Buckwheat Bake. The water-filled carrots add softness to this bake [and you can see them peeking out in the photo!]. I’m beginning to adore the flavor of buckwheat, too. Carrot Cake Buckwheat Breakfast Bake (Vegetarian, Vegan Option) Inspired by this [from my own arsenal]; adapted from this [at Edible […]

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Pumpkin & White Chocolate Pudding Parfait


FYI while you’re chowing down on breakfast: here’s an article about the disastrous framing of the Pizza-As-Vegetable debate by the media. It’s been a while since I posted a breakfast recipe, mostly because our breakfasts have become pretty boring and repetitive. The most progress I’ve made recently was buying unsweetened cocoa powder. A tablespoon has […]

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The Day-After Granola


[Congrats to those who ran the New York City Marathon today!] Shaun and I were reminded last night why Tavola is the best restaurant in C’Ville. We had an incredible experience. The wait ended up only being about an hour, and although the place was packed we weren’t rushed at all. We enjoyed every last […]

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A Welcome Break…fast


Last night was rough. Next Saturday is the “ethics” portion of the Bar exam: the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (“MPRE”). And yes, it’s as bad as it sounds. After my 2-hour seminar last night, Shaun and I sat through a review lecture that basically involved filling in the blanks on a 40-page handout with the […]

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Deconstructed “Fig Newton” Oatmeal


Nabisco might have changed the packaging on their Fig Newtons, but this doesn’t change the fact that they’re still a cookie and cookies just aren’t the best thing for you, especially when the ingredients include partially hydrogenated oil [slowly destroying your stomach lining], preservatives, and high fructose corn syrup. Oh, to be a kid again […]

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No Candy Corn Was Consumed During the Making of this Breakfast


I’m obsessed with candy corn. It’s just food colored sugar and corn syrup [yum?], but for some reason, It’s my go-to October indulgence. The pumpkin-shaped ones…I love them. But the other day, I read an article about fall health mishaps – one of them was eating candy corn. Cries. I guess it makes sense. It does […]

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Cake for Breakfast?


Well, Grady is no longer afraid of the front steps. This morning, he picked up his entire leash in his mouth and dashed down them, sprinting for his secret bathroom spot behind Mas. The faster I ran after him, the faster he ran away. He stopped at his “spot,” and was perfectly happy with me picking […]

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