Category: Breakfast

I Heart French Toast Casserole

Delicious French Toast Recipe for Romance While flowers are lovely, there’s something very special about a homemade treat from your sweetheart. Waking up to the smell of a delicious meal is a great way to start the day, so treat your loved one to breakfast (or brunch) in bed. Paul Lowe, food and craft stylist …

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Vegan Coconut Kefir Banana Muffins

These mouth-watering muffins made with shredded coconut and banana are just what you need to perk up your taste buds in the morning. “Dairy-free coconut milk kefir lends that slight tanginess you’d normally get from buttermilk, along with a delicious coconut flavor. You’d never know these tender muffins were vegan!” says Michelle Pennock, executive chef …

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Homemade Chewy Granola Bars

If you and your family love granola bars but are suspicious about the ingredients they contain – namely high-fructose corn syrups, unnecessary additives, preservatives and bad for you hydrogenated oils – you’ll be happy to know that making your own is easy. Granola bars make an epic on-the-go breakfast, snack or dessert and are pretty …

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Quinoa Grapefruit Blueberry Breakfast

During the cold and dark winter months, it’s important to stay warm and well-nourished. Using in-season ingredients and produce is a simple way to brighten your winter blues and introduce authentic vitamin-rich flavour to your meals. “Florida grapefruit reaches its best taste during the heart of winter, making it a great source of fresh, nutrient-rich …

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Flourless Pancakes with Berry Compote

Do you eat breakfast each day? According to the Dietitians of Canada, nearly 40 per cent of Canadians skip breakfast each day, often because there isn’t enough time in the morning to eat. But choosing a balanced breakfast doesn’t have to take long – it just takes a little planning ahead. “In my 18 years …

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Tasty Winter Brunch Recipes for the Whole Family

Brunch is a favorite meal for many, but an old standard like bacon and eggs can have you in a rut. Whether you opt for a satisfying, any-time twist on a favorite or a deliciously savory breakfast treat, here are two recipes that are sure to please your tastebuds this season. Canadian “Butter Tart” Bagels …

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Overnight Baked French Toast

A decadent make-ahead brunch for the ultimate weekend feast Whether you’re a French toast enthusiast or prefer bacon and eggs, it’s hard to beat this perfect, over-the-top version of the classic brunch recipe. Plus, since the hands-on time is the night before, you can still get your beauty sleep and wake up ready to tuck …

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Sausage, Tomato & Goat Cheese Tarts

Tips and tricks for fuss-free holiday entertaining The holidays are a time of celebration, not for stressing about how you’re going to feed a room full of hungry guests. Serving fanciful fare in a beautiful setting shouldn’t be difficult — just use the tricks of entertaining experts. Here are five low-fuss ways to impress guests …

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Air Sous Vide Eggs Benedict with Herbed Waffles by Chef Anna Olson

Decadent brunch ideas for entertaining at home Recreate a restaurant-worthy meal with this twist on eggs benedict by chef Anna Olson. The impossibly fluffy eggs are achieved with sous vide, a cooking technique originating in France that involves vacuum-sealing food in a bag, then cooking it to a precise temperature in a water bath. Trying …

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Pumpkin Protein Breakfast Cookies

Vegan breakfast cookies packed with pumpkin and anti-inflammatory ingredients It’s pumpkin season, and these delicious cookies, which are high in soluble fibre, omega-3 fatty acids and protein will keep you satisfied for hours. Soluble fibre plays a role in lowering inflammation, stabilizing blood sugar, reducing cholesterol levels and supporting overall gut health, say dietitians at …

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