Perfect Eggs Benedict

This week, I had the rare occasion to be home all morning during the middle of the week. It does not happen often, but when it does I treat myself with a nice breakfast. (Besides, the puppy’s internal alarm clock goes off at the same time every day, and after that, I am up for…

Apple Pie Oatmeal Jars

One of my favorite on-the-go breakfasts are homemade instant oatmeal jars.  They are quick, completely portable and so, so simple to make!  I throw one of these in my work bag in the morning, fill with water from our hot water dispenser at the office and wa-la!  Oatmeal over Excel spreadsheets! These stars of the…

Maine Berry Smoothies

It is berry season in Maine, and I am in heaven!  The new property has revealed tons of Maine wild low-bush blueberries, wild raspberries, and a dash of wild strawberries as well!  With this new-found bounty (and leftover Maine blueberries I was hoarding in my freezer from last season), it is all about the berries…

Southwestern Breakfast Burritos

Like many households, convenience food is a more of a necessity than a convenience oftentimes. After a long day, coming home to something already prepared (or easy to prepare) is often just what I need to take care of the little green hungry monster which lurks around every corner! But even more important is how…