Breakfast quinoa with fruit and honey

Breakfast quinoa with fruit and honey

All things being equal, hot cereal is not great. You know who knew that? My grandma. It didn’t matter how much cinnamon or brown sugar or magic you put in it. Oatmeal, cream of wheat, that hot-grape-nuts stuff that people pretend to like… even if it reminded her of hot cereal, she wouldn’t go near it. For the most part, …

Banana-Zucchini Fritters

Banana Zucchini Fritters

We forgot about the bananas again. With little more to work with than two overripe bananas and a zucchini from John’s mom, who had bought zucchini in bulk and quickly grown extremely tired of zucchini, I wasn’t sure I’d be able to figure out anything delicious to make. But I noticed that people do seem to like banana and zucchini …

Bacon and egg rolls

I love southwest egg rolls so much. I always order them if I see them on the menu. I like regular egg rolls, too, the Chinese kind, with all the crunchiness and shrimp and stuff. In fact, you could say that I’ve long been a fan of the egg roll, but never a student. No way. Too complicated. What I …

Banana Muffins

Banana Muffins: Crumbly, sweet, also kind of good for you

I think it’s okay when we accidentally let our bananas slip our minds. It means we’re about to have some over-ripe bananas, and over-ripe bananas mean delicious banana baking, which means delicious banana dessert eating, and that is relevant to my interests.Usually, I just set-and-forget a loaf of banana bread, but this time I wanted to find something a little …

The most important chocolate cake of the day

Are there a dozen as-yet-uneaten chocolate whiskey cupcakes still in the house? I am happy to say that there are. Did I leap out of bed this morning and make chocolate oatmeal muffins? You bet I did. Are chocolate oatmeal muffins quite similar to chocolate whiskey cupcakes? Yes. Obviously. Stop judging. No one likes you when you’re judgey. Go have …