Breakfast

Butchart Gardens Devon Style Cream

Butchart Gardens Devon Style Cream

Devonshire cream or clotted cream is made from cream from the county of Devon in England. Like Champagne, until you are using real cream from Devon, you are not really having Devonshire cream. When we attended the Butchart Gardens tea, the menu stated our scones […]

Butchart Gardens Spinach Swiss Quiche

Butchart Gardens Spinach Swiss Quiche

The tea tray included quiche so I modified the menu a bit and created this Spinach Swiss Quiche. The quiche at Butchart Gardens was quite small and served in a tart shell. I decided to make my version a little larger and used a muffin […]

Three Broomsticks Eggy Bread

Three Broomsticks Eggy Bread

When we visited the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, we decided to have breakfast at the Three Broomsticks. I ordered the Eggy bread, better known as french toast in the USA. It was served with bacon and strawberries and it was […]

Crystallized Pineapple Scones

Crystallized Pineapple Scones

I found Adagio Tea has a custom blends option for creating your own blends of tea. I absolutely love tea and enjoy it every morning. I also like hosting tea parties and all the yummy food associated with “having tea”.  I decided to try my hand at custom […]

Delightful Banana Nut Bread – A Family Favorite Recipe

Delightful Banana Nut Bread – A Family Favorite Recipe

Banana Nut Bread is a family favorite that we make quite often. It is great for those hectic mornings or for taking with you to an outing. We often attend swim meets on the weekends. That usually means we arrive at the pool very early. This banana […]

BB-8 Orange Scones

BB-8 Orange Scones

These BB-8 Orange Scones are inspired by the Star Wars droid BB-8. I decided on orange because of the orange coloring on the droid. I used a large cookie scoop to make the bottom circle and then a small cookie scoop for his head. I […]