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Tag Archive: pancakes

Kids Can Cook: Nate the Great’s Pancakes plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

I have the perfect recipe for junior detectives: Nate the Great’s Pancakes. The very same pancakes made by Nate the Great during the solving of all his mysteries.   Today I am posting a two for one Nate the Great fest. Over on Munofore I have a bunch of fun activities for aspiring young detectives. …

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Crepes for La Chandeleur (Crepe Day)

In case you still need some good luck this year, may I suggest making some Crepes on February 2 with a piece of gold in hand for La Chandeleur, aka Crepe Day, aka Candlemas. February 2nd is a celebration of the presentation of the child Jesus in the Christian faith. It is celebrated differently in …

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Sourdough Waffles (or Pancakes) and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

I recently took my sourdough starter out of hibernation to share with a friend. When I directed her to the recipes I have up on the site I realized I was missing one of the most basic: Sourdough Waffles and/or Sourdough Pancakes. Oh, twist my arm to have to make some to take photos. No …

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20 Recipes for Pancake Tuesday – Fastnacht – Mardi Gras

Ash Wednesday is quickly approaching, and depending on where you are from, or your personal tastes, it can dictate the food choices on that last day before the fasting and abstinence begins. In England, Ireland, Australia and Canada it is Shrove Tuesday, with pancakes, pancakes and more pancakes. In German areas it is Fastnacht and gorging on donuts is …

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Fall Harvest Pancakes – Tasty Tuesdays Linkup

It is time for another Tasty Tuesdays Linkup and I am so excited to be co-hosting again. We had so many awesome recipes last week my Pinterest boards are stuffed. Before we get to the link up though, I want to share with you one of my favorite Autumn breakfast recipes. Now that the heat is …

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Beet Ricotta Pancakes

For a person that doesn’t like beets, I sure have a lot of beet recipes on the site from soups (Borscht) and salads (Watermelon Beet and Cucumber Salad) to dessert (Red Velvet Cake) as well as Spicy Pickled Beets. And now I am going to add Beet Ricotta Pancakes to the mix.  These bright pink beauties can …

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Gluten Free Dutch Baby – German Pancake

With Shrove Tuesday less than a week away I have pancakes on the brain. Today I decided to try a Dutch Baby, which is a giant egg-y pancake baked in a cast iron skillet and then sliced into wedges to serve. I searched through my cookbooks and found what I thought would be a great …

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Gingerbread Pancakes

Just before Halloween, J decided he wanted a gingerbread house. While I have a great recipe with a pattern I wasn’t quite ready to bake one yet, especially when he meant he wanted it NOW and not an hour or more to mix bake and cool. So, I just added a few simple ingredients to …

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Norwegian Pancakes – Pancake Tuesday

IHOP might have tried to convince us it was last week, but don’t be fooled, tomorrow is International Pancake Day. Pancake Tuesday, aka Mardi Gras, aka the day before the start of the Lenten Season.  The idea is to eat up all of the rich foods in the house before you avoid them during Lent. King Rex, …

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Laissez les bon temps roulez!

On March 8 of this year, the Christian world will celebrate Shrove Tuesday aka Fat Tuesday aka Mardi Gras aka Pancake Day. The Reader’s Digest explanation of the day is that it marks the final day before Ash Wednesday and the start of the Lenten season. The 40 days of Lent commemorate the 40 days Jesus spent fasting and praying in the desert and …

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I hear an Epiphany!

Today is the 12th day since Christmas – the Feast of the Epiphany –  the day to commemorate the arrival of the Magi in Bethlehem to honor the baby Jesus.  Like most Americans growing up outside of the South, it wasn’t a day I gave a second thought to until high school French class. Madame Claude Adams, shared with us the French …

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Free E-Guide: Choosing Healthy Fats

As a thank you for signing up for our biweekly newsletter we will send you a copy of 30 Tips for Choosing Healthy Fats in Your Diet. Then every two weeks we will send you delicious recipes and other food related fun.