Ambrosia Budapest Roll

Growing up in the ’70s, we ate a lot of ambrosia (which I loved). This recipe is my tribute to my mom’s super ambrosia…. and it is G-F, too! Perfect dessert for a fancy dinner, BBQ or highnoon tea! Time: 2 hours Music Selection: Garbage – Only Happen When It Rains Ingredients: Jelly roll: 1…

Lemon Bars

Time: 1 hour This is one of those perfect desserts for BBQs and high noon tea garden parties – where the butterflies flutter. Music Selection: Abe Parker – Butterflies Ingredients: Crust: 1 cup butter, melted ½ cup sugar 2 tsp vanilla ½ tsp salt 2 cups flour Filling: 1 ½ cups sugar 1/3 cup flour…

Hubby’s French Toast

Time: 25 minutes French toast is my hubby’s favorite breakfast/brunch food. He even makes it for supper when he gets the chance! Music Selection: Indila – Derniere Danse Ingredients: 1/2 loaf French bread (best if it is a bit dry or a few days old) 4 eggs 2 cups cream or milk 3 Tbsp sugar…

Cheesy Egg Boats

Time: 30 minutes This is definitely a recipe that is worth waking up for. It is great for breakfast, brunch, lunch or supper. Music Selection: Loretta Lynn – Lay Me Down (ft Willie Nelson) Ingredients: 6 frozen dinner roll dough (or one frozen bread loaf dough) 3 oz ricotta cheese 5 oz feta cheese 9…

Modern Twist Rosti (potato pancake)

Modern Twist Rosti (potato pancake) Time: 30 minutes You may never get over this savoury, filling and healthy rosti. It is a twist of crispy, spongy texture and pure deliciousness… Music Selection – Landy Antebellum – What If I Never Get Over You Ingredients: 2 large potatoes, peeled and grated 1 cup cooked macaroni (omit…

Crispy Prosciutto & Pesto Eggs Benedict

Time: 45 minutes Looking for a twist on eggs benedict for brunch? This is a quick and easy way to add a little extra flavour and add a delicious bruschetta to top it off. Music Selection: Olivia Newton John and Andy Gibb – Rest Your Love On Me Ingredients: 3 english muffins, split in halves…

Breakfast Volcanoes

Time: 1 hour Food should be tasty, healthy and fun!! Yes, fun. Especially breakfast. This is a recipe where you can cook the potatoes the night before, and then in the morning add the eggs for the final bake! Music Selection: Jimmy Buffet – Volcano Ingredients: 4 long potatoes (like russet) 4 eggs 1 cup…

Breakfast Egg Muffin

Time: 30 minutes How do you like your eggs in the morning? We like ours a little soft (runny) on top of pretty much anything. We make this dish for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and sometimes even supper! Music Selection: How D’Ya Like Your Eggs in the Morning (Rich, Young & Pretty – 1953) Ingredients: 4…

Apple Russian Cake – Sharlotka

Time 90 minutes Peaceful bliss – a quiet feeling inside. This is the dessert that makes me want to curl up with a good book, a cup of tea, and savour every bite… delicious as a dessert or for brunch Music Selection: Quiet – Elevation Worship Ingredients:4 apples (granny smith) or about 6 cups of…

Upside Down Nectarine Cake

Time: 1 hour I wonder as I wander…. how great is this cake for brunch, high noon tea or just as a dessert! Music Selection: Lindsey Stirling – I Wonder as I Wander Ingredients: 4 – 6 nectarines, skin on 2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt 3 tsp vanilla ½ cup…