Category Archives: Recipes

Rachel Goes Vegan

I love meat. And eggs. And dairy. But sometime, the world conspires against you. Dan and I got back from vacation a few weeks back, only to find out that our fridge and freezer were dead. A lovely surprise after … Continue reading

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Happy National Cereal Day!

Today, March 7, is National Cereal Today. I think this might be one of my favorite national food days, because who doesn’t like cereal? I’m not one of those people who has cereal for lunch and dinner, although Special K … Continue reading

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Weekday Pancakes. Why Not?

The other day, my boss and one of our clients were talking about strange pregnancy cravings. For my boss, it was waffles. For the security guard at our client’s building’s wife, it was 7-Eleven hot dogs and pickles. As someone … Continue reading

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World’s Best Oatmeal

I love work-from-home days (I had one last week thanks to the “thundersnow”), because they mean I have ample time to make a delicious, filling breakfast. The first meal of the day is absolutely my favorite, and I never skip … Continue reading

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Celebrating Peanut Butter

Jan. 24 was National Peanut Butter Day, and Ladies Who Brunch (ok, I) feel this is absolutely worth celebrating. Peanut butter is not only an integral part of an American kids’ diet and a pantry staple, but also a great … Continue reading

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Cupcakes for Brunch?

My good friend Nikki is an awesome DC blogger over at i eat cupcakes for breakfast. When she learned that I was cooking dinner earlier this week for 26 people, and was whipping up a batch of chocolate Guinness cupcakes … Continue reading

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B&B Baked Apple Pancake

pieceofcakeblog.blogspot November means that the leaves start to change colors and we start to get a nice crisp bite to the air. Unfortunately, it also means the beginning of the end of apple season. Armed with a few mutsu apples … Continue reading

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Back to the Races, Back to Basics

I’m baaack! After a great brunch at CoCo Sala today with some of my lovely college girlfriends, I decided that it was time to get back to brunch blogging. Since that last Campsite Brunch post over a month ago, I’ve … Continue reading

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Holla for Challah

One of my favorite brunches growing up was the challah French toast that my mom would whip up on Saturday mornings following Friday night Shabbat dinners. To make this delicious meal (and I swear that challah really does take an … Continue reading

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The Bread Basket: Banana Nut Muffins

My family just spent a week at the beach (without me, unfortunately), and one of our traditions for this annual excursion is to make a bunch of batches of muffins. We’ve been going to Hilton Head for 23 years, and … Continue reading

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