Angel Food Cake French Toast

Posted on Feb 8th, 2014

So maybe a special Valentine's Day dinner isn't your thing. Maybe your the kind of girl (or guy) who really appreciates it when someone goes that…

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Apple Zucchini Bread

Posted on Jul 21st, 2011

I was out at the farm again the other week and once again was faced with my dad's insistent demands of "Zucchini Bread!"  His garden has been…

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Baked Breakfast Quinoa

Posted on Sep 21st, 2013

Hello Internet Friends! I'm over at today sharing my Baked Breakfast Quinoa recipe and I hope you'll drop by and check it out.…

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Baked Chocolate Peppermint Doughnuts

Posted on Dec 20th, 2013

Oh Christmas morning. When I was little, I used to sleep in my big brother's room the night before Christmas. We'd wake up obscenely early and giggle…

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Baked Eggs & Cream Supper

Posted on Dec 11th, 2012

Every once in a while there a dreary, rainy day that just begs for a hot, rich, rustic dinner. Yesterday was one of those days. I arrived at home…

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Blueberry Muffins and the Joy of Nerf Guns

Posted on Aug 5th, 2014

 I have a confession to make. It started when I was a teenager and it's something that has grown since then, achieving the conviction and strength…

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Breakfast Oatmeal Bars

Posted on Nov 20th, 2012

Lately is seems that I've fallen into the habit of grabbing whatever is lying around for breakfast. That usually ends up being a sugary muffin, bagel…

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Breakfast Pizza and Cordobes Cheese

Posted on Dec 10th, 2013

If you were a kid in the 1990's, it's likely that you watched an episode or two of Beavis and Butthead. It just so happens that I was in middle…

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Buckwheat Pancakes with Honey Butter and Berry Maple Syrup

Posted on Sep 4th, 2014

Well, it's September and I've come to the conclusion that I will forever feel that the year begins and ends on Labor Day. Maybe it's a side product…

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Buttermilk Muffins

Posted on Jan 23rd, 2012

Nothing like breakfast to start Monday off right... I was making a chocolate loaf for a co-worker's birthday the other day and that recipe called for…

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Caramelized Peaches with Basil & Honey Yogurt

Posted on Jul 16th, 2013

I recently attended the an international food blogger's conference called Food Bloggers Connect. This took place in London (!) and I had such a great…

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Cheddar-Thyme Waffles with Bourbon Maple Syrup

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2014

 I acquired a waffle iron last week. As you can imagine, there have been a few waffles consumed at Chez Morgan since then. Not Belgian or Liege…

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Cherry Buttermilk Bars

Posted on Jan 29th, 2013

Publix has excellent buttermilk. Seriously, I don't remember the name of it, but it comes in a small plastic bottle and has a green cap and label.…

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CIA Buttermilk Pancakes

Posted on Jul 4th, 2011

Well, it's the Fourth of July and I can't think of a breakfast more American than pancakes smothered in butter and syrup. Therefore, today I present…

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Cranberry Granola with Flax and Chia Seeds

Posted on Dec 6th, 2013

I was out at my dad's house last weekend. Every so often I get treated to pancakes while I'm there, but most of the time breakfast at Dad's involves…

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Croque Madame

Posted on Oct 11th, 2012

Croques madames are a super guilty pleasure of mine. If you've never had one, a croque madame is basically a fancy pants ham and cheese sandwich.…

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Duck Fat Fried Potatoes with Fried Eggs, otherwise known as the best breakfast ever.

Posted on Mar 5th, 2013

  Every so often there's a morning that really calls for indulgence. Sometimes that indulgence involves duck fat. It's just a fact of life.…

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Fancy Baked Eggs and Bacon

Posted on Jun 29th, 2011

There is nothing quite like bacon and eggs for breakfast, but sometimes the same old fried or scrambled eggs gets a little monotonous. This is a…

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Farro Slow Cooker Hot Cereal with Honey-Roasted Figs and Goji Berries

Posted on Sep 16th, 2014

I want it to be Fall. I want it now. I'm over wearing shorts and feeling like I have to shower 10 minutes after having taken one. I want the time of…

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Fruit & Spinach Smoothie

Posted on May 10th, 2013

I've been getting in to smoothies lately. The more I make them in the morning, the more I enjoy them. I recently found myself drinking much more…

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Gingerbread Pancakes with Ginger Lemon Syrup

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2013

All during the holiday season I crave ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg and all of that nice stuff. I know, the holiday season is over and we are heading into…

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Grapefruit Ginger Pound Cake

Posted on May 21st, 2014

I found out about it pretty late; a mere 4 days before it was to happen. Make 2 dozen, the email read. So do I act as a rational person would and…

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Greek Yogurt Biscuit Cinnamon Rolls

Posted on Aug 9th, 2013

When I was younger, my mom and I would make cinnamon rolls using Bisquick batter. These weren't fluffy, yeasty cinnamon rolls that rose to cinnabun…

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Grilled Peaches with Honey Chevre

Posted on Jul 18th, 2011

More fun with peaches! I picked up another batch of peaches from Thomas Orchards the other day and was brainstorming of something to do them that I…

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Healthy Baked Oatmeal

Posted on Jan 16th, 2012

  I first saw this recipe on I took one look at the recipe and ordered the cookbook it's from: Super Natural Every Day:…

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Homemade English Muffins

Posted on Apr 8th, 2014

I was never a big fan of english muffins when growing up. To me they were dry, scratchy, bland and, well, not bagels. (I love bagels. Proper bagels…

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Island Oatmeal

Posted on Jun 9th, 2011

This is a really lovely and healthy breakfast, which has been adapted from the Banana Cream Pie Oatmeal recipe in Gourmet Nutrition, by Dr. John M.…

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Leige Waffles

Posted on Feb 17th, 2012

The summer after I graduated from college,  I went backpacking around Europe by myself. As you can imagine, my parents weren't thrilled by the idea…

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Mashed Potato Pancakes

Posted on Aug 2nd, 2013

I've been taking some photography courses with Emory University over the last year and this past course met from 6:30 to 9pm on Tuesdays. As you…

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Mom’s Banana Bread

Posted on Jun 30th, 2011

My brother and I had a phone summit the other day and came to a consensus on one very important issue: our mom makes the best banana bread.  My…

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Old Fashioned Sour Cream Doughnuts

Posted on Mar 4th, 2014

I was going to make beignets for Mardi Gras. Truly, I was. In fact, I even made a batch, but I just wasn't blown away. At first I was confused and…

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Orange Pistachio Sticky Buns

Posted on Apr 19th, 2014

There was this restaurant where I grew up called PJ's Pancake House. It was one of these great hole in the wall places with everyone's names and…

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Peach & Maple Baked Oatmeal

Posted on Jul 12th, 2013

About a year and a half ago, I blogged about Heidi Swanson's Health Baked Oatmeal from her book Super Natural Every Day. It was at the beginning of…

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Peach Smoothie – a smoothie for the New Year!

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2014

 Well, it's the first Friday of 2014. The sun is shining, the air is crisp, music is playing and the time of hibernation is coming to an end. Not…

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Peanut Butter Banana Quinoa Muffins

Posted on Apr 26th, 2013

I'm kind of in to quinoa (keen-wah) these days. What is quinoa? Well, according to wikipedia, it is a "psudocereal," but is not a proper cereal or…

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Pocket Peach Pies

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2011

I had yet more peaches sitting around and was craving something rustic and homey, so I decided to make little pocket peach pies. I made two different…

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Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

Posted on Oct 30th, 2012

Pinterest is an interesting  and addictive thing. I love skimming through the food/beverage list to see what other folks are making and to get…

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Savory Big Brunch Grits

Posted on Dec 24th, 2013

I've been feeling my southern lately and recently had a hankering for grits. There's a restaurant in Watkinsville, GA called The Big Easy that has a…

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Strawberry Pancakes with Strawberry Champagne Syrup

Posted on May 31st, 2013

You may have noticed that I've been using strawberries in many of my posts recently. That's because I do things like see a flat of strawberries at…

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Strawberry Rhubarb Quick Bread

Posted on Apr 9th, 2013

Okay, I'm pretty psyched by the onset of spring. The other week I was all excited about the strawberries, as evidenced by the Strawberry Scones. Now,…

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Strawberry Scones

Posted on Mar 26th, 2013

Hooray! It is officially spring! We had this beautiful teaser of a weekend the other week, which was promptly followed by rain storms and chill. But…

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Sweet Potato Bread

Posted on Oct 25th, 2012

The other weekend I went to my friend's beach house in South Carolina. It was the first time my dog had ever seen the ocean and it was so much fun to…

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Sweet Potato Curry Tortilla Espanola

Posted on Oct 7th, 2014

My favorite thing I ever got to eat out of my college cafeteria was cornbread. I couldn't get enough of it. My second favorite, which was available…

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Twisty Doughnuts with Cinnamon Glaze

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

              "So I bought a fryer the other day," she admitted sheepishly, "just a little one.…

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Ulster Scones

Posted on Jul 28th, 2011

A week spent on British food would not be complete without a day on scones. Scones seem to be one of those quintessential foods that we associate…

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Zucchini Walnut Bread

Posted on Jun 20th, 2011

So, as you may have noticed from previous posts, I recently visited my father and raided his vegetable garden. This post is a product of that trip…

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