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Brunch and Breakfast

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Start your day off right with these easy breakfast recipe ideas. Learn how to make your own hollandaise sauce. Pull up a chair to a stack of homemade buttermilk pancakes. Get cozy with the best homemade buttermilk biscuits you will ever taste topped with sausage gravy. Or warm up with a bowl of baked oatmeal.

overhead shot of a blue skillet of tomato gravy with plates of biscuits topped with gravy and a basket of biscuits to the side on a dark wooden background

Tomato Gravy + VIDEO

Tomato gravy is a breakfast essential in the South. Fresh or canned tomatoes are simmered with a roux and served over flaky buttermilk biscuits. Tomato gravy. If you’re not from the South, you might assume it’s something your put over pasta for dinner. While you certainly can eat it for […]

Peach Jalapeño Jam

Add a little sweet heat to your breakfast with a dollop or peach jalapeño jam on your morning toast or bagel. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. This time of year, the market always has two […]

tray of baked crab cakes with condiments and two glasses of white wine to the side

Baked Crab Cakes

Love crab cakes, but don’t love the mess of frying? Give these oven baked crab cakes a try! Authentic flavor without the mess. Crab cakes are one of my guilty pleasure. I love ordering them in a restaurant. But I don’t often cook them at home. I hate frying — […]

three strawberry champagne cocktails sitting on a silver tray

Strawberry Champagne Cocktail

This tasty strawberry champagne cocktail combines fresh strawberry puree, fresh ginger and champagne — perfect for brunch, shower or a holiday party. I don’t know how things are done where you live, but when we throw a brunch in Mississippi there is typically some sort of alcoholic beverage served among […]

slice of blueberry breakfast cake on a white plate sitting on a white and green napkin

Buttermilk and Blueberry Breakfast Cake

Juicy blueberries, lemon zest and tangy buttermilk make this easy to prepare buttermilk and blueberry breakfast cake an early morning pleaser. I never knew my kids were such blueberry fans until we went blueberry picking last summer. My best friend’s husband knew a fellow who had SO MANY bushes bursting […]