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forest city here i come!

On Monday, I will be heading back to the city of my birth, London, ON, for a week long visit with my parents and brother. I know this is a long shot here, but I’m hoping that someone who reads…

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preparation is important: cranberry walnut oatmeal

I want to be sure that I get a good start to the day in preparation for the New Year’s Eve revellery that will begin this evening. Friends have arrived from Portland, OR and Randy will be spinning the decks…

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wednesday morning pancakes: cornmeal pancakes

On weekday mornings, breakfast is usually a simple affair. Toast and peanut butter, a bowl of cereal or some hot oatmeal. Not this morning. I woke up this morning with an urge to make something more exciting. I wanted pancakes…

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sunday breakfast

Since I was so inspired by Crystal‘s post regarding her favorite breakfast, I figured I should do something similar. I love Sunday mornings and Cornelius and I have a little breakfast ritual of our own. After a groggy morning wake…

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baked oatmeal

After cursing that the OC had been replaced by a baseball game, I went on my computer to drown my sorrows in ones and zeros. I discovered a new food blog and decided that I was going to make this…

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pumpkin waffles

When autumn rears it’s head, I like to be prepared. A warm sweater and a scarf for the evenings is usually necessary and I try to carry my red & white polka-dot umbrella where ever I go, just in case.…

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gingerbread muffins

Cornelius is sick today, so I decided to surprise him with some freshly baked gingerbread muffins for breakfast. They turned out really well and would actually make great cupcakes if iced. I think a nice lemon buttercream frosting would be…

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dutch breakfast: dutch baby pancakes

A few months ago, I came across a dutch pancake recipe on orangette’s food blog (via not martha) and I was eager to try making myself. The only thing holding me back was the fact that the only cast iron…

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