An Afternoon in C-U

The more time I spend here in Champaign-Urbana, the more I grow to love it. We are so fortunate to have most everything the big city has right at our fingertips. We have University of Illinois sports, the Krannert Art Museum, The Virginia Theatre, and luckily for me, a thriving food scene that shows no…

Egg Toast

This classic, also known as eggs-in-a-basket or eggs-in-a-hole, is perfect weekend at home with the family food. Something easy and delicious that you don’t sacrifice time with your family to make. You simply butter your bread on both sides. Then take a round cookie cutter or glass (I used the top to my cooking spray.)…

Cheesy Omelet Muffin Fillings

I just learned that a friend of ours makes a delicious version of cheesy omelet muffins. She puts a hidden treasure inside! That got me to thinking of other fillings and variations to try. My mind immediately went to tater tots. Yummy! Just pop them in the muffin tins and pour the egg and other fillings…

Cheesy Omelet Muffins

Today I was up with the sun. Thoughts of breakfast began to roll around in my brain, still clouded by sleepiness. I knew I wanted to make my son something healthy and quick. Did I have what I needed was the question. I was too sleepy (lazy…ha ha) to head to the store just yet, so…

Pancake Saturday

This past Saturday my son was incredibly excited about a new show called Zerby Derby. The show consists of little talking cars and trucks having adventures together. I decided to create a special derby breakfast for my little guy. “We” woke up early to start breakfast, my little man was up at 630! It was…

Girl’s Breakfast at Sam’s Cafe

It finally happened! I was able to host a girl’s night without having to reschedule because of my son, sickness or some other type of “life” issue. My friend Angela and I had a fabulous night of DIY face masks and conversation without any interruptions. The next morning, after sleeping in like teenagers (9:30am), we…