easy fruit tray ideas
Fruit Recipes

Easy Fruit Tray Ideas for Fresh Fruit

With these easy fruit tray ideas, learn how easy it can be to pair fruits together for great taste, color and flavor. Certain fruits seem to taste better together than others but there are other factors to consider. Along with taste, you need to consider color, texture, and seasonality. When putting together a fresh fruit platter …

chocolate chip pancakes
Pancakes

Chocolate Chip Pancakes

A fun recipe for chocolate chip pancakes made with fresh buttermilk, eggs, butter, and chocolate chips. Serve these pancakes for breakfast or brunch with maple or strawberry syrup and top with fresh whipped cream. Homemade pancakes are always a treat for the family. The children will especially like the chocolate chips in the batter. Actually, …

mini apple tarts
Fruit Recipes

Mini Cranberry Apple Tarts for Brunch

These mini apple tarts are made with chopped apples, brown sugar, cinnamon, jam, and dried cranberries and placed in a pre-made flaky pastry shell. They are fun bite sized treats to serve on a brunch buffet, as an appetizer, or for dessert. You might also try this recipe for mini-fruit tarts, which is similar and …

wisconsin brunch casserole
Breakfast Casseroles

Wisconsin Brunch Casserole with Ham and Mushrooms

This make-ahead Wisconsin brunch casserole is made with ham, bread, mushrooms, eggs, milk, and cheddar cheese. It is a quick and easy casserole that your friends and family will love. Okay, this is a get down to basics kind of recipe. The ingredients are ones you almost always have around the house and the seasonings …

homemade blueberry sauce
Pancake & Waffle Toppings

Homemade Blueberry Sauce

A homemade blueberry sauce made with fresh or frozen blueberries, sugar, butter, and thickened with cornstarch. Serve this easy to make sauce over pancakes, waffles, or French toast for breakfast or brunch. Blueberries are one of my favorite fruits in the summer, and I tend to stock up on them if I find a good …

holiday spice cookies
Cookies

Holiday Spice Cookies Recipe with Molasses and Cinnamon

These holiday spice cookies are made with cake flour, flavored with molasses, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves and are then rolled in granulated sugar and baked. Serve them for a tea party or as part of a brunch menu. These little cookies turn out perfectly round, delicately crispy on the outside, and wonderfully chewy on the …

cream cheese spread
Fruit Dips

Cream Cheese Spread with Pineapple

A smooth cream cheese spread made with crushed pineapple, cream cheese and finely chopped nuts. Use as a spread or topping for bagels or muffins. Who needs another dip recipe? I have another one for you in which I was pleasantly surprised by the taste. I wondered about the crushed pineapple in this recipe, and …

blueberry coffee cake brunch recipes
Brunch Menus

Fun Brunch Recipes and Menu Ideas

A collection of classic brunch recipes and menu ideas. Find favorites like breakfast casserole, apple tarts, breakfast pizza, spice cookies, blueberry coffee cake, and more. Sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to planning a brunch, especially if it is your first time hosting one on your own. Some …

easy banana pancakes
Pancakes

Easy Banana Pancakes

A quick and easy banana pancake recipe made from milk, eggs, butter, and fresh bananas. Serve these easy banana pancakes for breakfast or brunch with butter and maple syrup or homemade blueberry sauce. Boy, do these smell good in the kitchen while you are cooking them! This recipe is simple and easy to make and …

classic deviled egg recipe
Appetizers

Classic Deviled Egg Recipe

A classic deviled egg recipe made with hard-cooked eggs, mayonnaise, mustard, and paprika. Make these deviled eggs for your next Superbowl party, brunch, picnic, or pig-out day at work. I don’t know about you, but whenever I make a tray of deviled eggs they have a habit of disappearing quick! All you have to do …

fruit salsa with homemade cinnamon chips
Fruit Recipes

Fruit Salsa with Homemade Cinnamon Chips

A fruit salsa recipe made with kiwis, apples, mango, and strawberries and served with homemade cinnamon chips. Serve this colorful and sweet salsa recipe for an elegant brunch, picnic, office party, or Cinco de Mayo party. My family loved this recipe! This is an easy recipe to make, but making the chips does take a …

easy breakfast pizza for a mothers day brunch menu
Breakfast and Brunch

Easy Breakfast Pizza

An easy breakfast pizza made with a crescent roll crust and topped with Italian sausage, cheese, eggs, and red and green bell peppers. Serve for breakfast or as part of a brunch menu. This is an easy to make pizza for breakfast that can feed at least four family members. It is not too spicy …

chicken salad recipe
Sandwiches

Chicken Salad Recipe with Cranberries, Apples, and Pecans

A chicken salad recipe made with chicken, crisp fall apples, dried cranberries, celery, pecans, green onions, and mayonnaise. Serve this delicious chicken salad for brunch or a luncheon on a croissant along with fresh fruit and a mimosa. Everyone loves chicken salad, right? This is one of those recipes that became popular some time in …

easy taco casserole
Main Dish

Easy Taco Casserole

An easy taco casserole made with ground beef, black beans, salsa, and tortilla chips. Serve this Mexican-style casserole for a one dish weeknight dinner. After making this, I think I have a new favorite easy dinner recipe! Where have you been all my life? This was a delicious satisfying one-dish meal that the entire family …

roast beef hash quiche
Breakfast Casseroles

Roast Beef Hash Quiche

A Roast beef hash quiche recipe made with eggs, milk, canned roast beef hash, Swiss cheese, Cheddar cheese and green onion. Serve this breakfast casserole for breakfast, brunch, or dinner. This is one of our family’s favorite recipes for quiche and turns out well each time we make it. It is difficult to remember when …

easy breakfast casserole
Breakfast Casseroles

Easy Breakfast Casserole With Ham And Cheese

An easy breakfast casserole made with Italian bread, ham, eggs, onion, and Monterey Jack cheese you can make ahead the night before. Serve for breakfast or brunch. One of the things I like the best about this casserole is using Monterey Jack cheese. Adding this cheese instead of cheddar gives the casserole a completely different …

scrambled egg breakfast burritos
Eggs

Scrambled Egg Breakfast Burritos

Make these easy scrambled egg breakfast burritos for a satisfying breakfast or brunch meal. They are made with scrambled eggs, Italian sausage, cheese and tomatoes. If you like the breakfast burritos served at your local restaurants, why not try making them yourself at home? You can make these in about 30 minutes. This is a …

fruit pizza recipe
Fruit Recipes

Fruit Pizza Recipe

This fruit pizza recipe is made with a sugar cookie dough crust, cream cheese filling, and apples, blueberries, grapes, strawberries, and bananas. Serve for breakfast, brunch or a party for a quick,easy, and tasty treat. A fruit pizza for breakfast or brunch? What a fun way to serve fruit and have dessert all at the …

buttermilk pancakes
Pancakes

Buttermilk Pancakes for Breakfast and Brunch

A light and fluffy recipe for buttermilk pancakes made with fresh eggs, buttermilk, and melted butter. Serve for breakfast or brunch. Buttermilk in the recipe makes a moist, light pancake. That’s also the secret to a great tasting pancake. If the thought of one more frozen pancake from a box makes your nose wrinkle, you …

scrambled egg breakfast sandwich
Eggs

Scrambled Egg Breakfast Sandwich

A quick and easy scrambled egg breakfast sandwich made with scrambled eggs, sun-dried tomatoes, chives and sandwich bread. Serve this panini sandwich for a fun weekend breakfast. When you are unsure what to make for breakfast, try this unique way to serve scrambled eggs. It uses basic ingredients that you normally have in the pantry …

tea sandwich recipes
Sandwiches

Tea Sandwiches with Ham

Chopped ham tea sandwiches are filled with ham, cheese, egg, sour cream, green onions, and chopped pecans. Serve them for an afternoon tea party or part of a summer brunch menu. They would also be a nice addition to a bridal or baby shower menu. In the photo, there are three different ways to serve …

cranberry orange bread
Quick Breads

Cranberry Orange Bread

Cranberry orange bread is made with dried sweetened cranberries, orange juice, egg, and walnuts. This quick bread is a great combination of sweet and tart. Serve it for breakfast, brunch, an afternoon snack, or with tea. This is a recipe from my mom’s recipe collection and has been around for many years. One of the …