Breads

Lemon Raspberry Muffins

Meyer Lemons are in stores right now and I  love to use them in baked goods. They brighten everything. Combine the lemons with raspberries and you will feel like spring is just around the corner. This weekend is time change so we will be able to enjoy the start of spring evenings. This time of…

Kung Pao Chicken Pasta
Chicken

Kung Pao Chicken Pasta

One of my favorite Chinese take out foods is Kung Pao Chicken. I love the fiery heat of the peppers mixed with the crunch of peanuts. Down by the beach one of my favorite restaurants, PF Chang’s, has a takeout place. I miss it because here in my neighborhood there are not many great options….

German Lemon Crepes
Breakfast

German Lemon Crepes

Lately I have seen crepes pop up on many menus. Crepes Bonaparte is a local food truck that competed in the Great Food Truck Race on the Food Network and they are super popular here in Orange County. Growing up I used to make crepes on the weekend for breakfast. I loved German Pancakes, which…

Granola Breakfast Bar
Breakfast | Recipes

Granola Breakfast Bar

I love granola breakfast bars, not the soft ones but ones that are crunchy and a mix of salty and sweet. Recently I purchased my first Nigella cookbook, Nigella Express: 130 Recipes for Good Food, Fast.. I saw these breakfast bars and immediately tried the recipe. I used a mixture of pumpkin and sunflower seeds,…