Heirloom Eggs Benedict

Heirloom Eggs Benedict

Eggs Benedict.  One of those cute-as-a-button dishes made for the sole purpose of looking fancy and making you feel special just for having on a plate. 

It looks great, it tastes great, but you only order it when you’re out at a nice restaurant for mother’s day brunch.  I’m guessing that’s the majority of the time people eat it, no?

At the very least, we probably don’t go into the kitchen thinking we’re going to whip it up for a family brunch on a regular basis.  

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Aaand the Winner is... Breakfast!

Aaand the Winner is... Breakfast!

Long ago, there was a war between the God of Breakfast and the Gods of Lunch and Dinner.  Lunch and Dinner tried to employ their popularity and larger amount of Facebook friends to help them win, but Breakfast was wily and used an effective campaign to gain supporters - which included helping speed metabolisms and giving people willpower make better food choices in their day - ultimately winning the war.

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Mini Fritattas

Mini Fritattas

Just as the notorious house-crasher, Goldilocks, discovered:  Some things in life come in juuust the right size.  

Like the inside of Mary Poppin's tote bag, Nook Books, and clothes that are fitted rather than handed down.

I also think that, at times, we just want something made for us, and us alone.  Almost like the Burger King slogan… Have it your way! 

But, like, way better… because your way is fast AND healthy AND you can literally put anything you want in it. Like Andouille sausage, if you wish.  And if you have teenagers make it, at least they are probably your teenagers, who you can get after if you find lint in it...  And all that jazz.

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